HE Parks offers figure skating
lessons starting at age 3 through the United Skates' Figure Skating
's Learn to Skate curriculum.
- Figure skating
men's single short program (10:00)
Smillie "And she's absolutely right, as the strengthening and toning qualities of skating
for your legs, butt and body core are fabulous."
Skate Canada is the nation's governing body for skating
and dedicated to creating a nation of skaters both recreationally and competitively.
In Wales the sport is looked after by Ice Skating
will help improve joint flexibility, building your leg muscles and improving balance and co-ordination.
, still in the closet regarding my love for skating
, Los Angeles, CA
The convenience and efficiency of ice skating
to cross large, icy areas is shown in archeological evidence by the finding of primitive animal bone ice skates in places such as Russia, Scandinavia, Great Britain, Germany and Switzerland.
"A lot of people who try skating
get put off by hired skates because they are blunt and uncomfortable.
However, it took another 20 years before roller-skating caught on with the public to make skating
a phenomenal success.
After seeing an in-line skating
daredevil slide effortlessly down a handrail on television in 1993, James Williams and a few of his friends marched straight to a sporting goods store in Rapid City, S.D., and bought their first pair of in-line skates.
Neuromotor functions are sometimes temporarily impaired in people following sessions of inline skating
. The sensations most commonly reported are numbness, difficulty controlling movements and an inability to precisely detect foot position.
, speed skating
, hockey, downhill skiing, bobsled, and other traditional winter sports are featured.
As inline skating
grows in popularity, it's important to remember safety, equipment and procedure protocols.
Secrets of Skating
, with photographs by Simon Bruty, (Universe Publishing $29.95) is a lop-sized art-picture book.