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New Year Reflections

Hello 2018! Around this annual close to the current year, we often think about new beginnings and resolutions for the upcoming year. Yet, it is also a time of reflection; we think back on our lives during this holiday season remembering precious moments spent with friends and family. Family owned and operated since our opening, […]

Tips and Tricks #8

What in the world is ‘and’ position? Bringing your feet close together after pushing: This is formally referred to as an ‘and’ position, but you can simply think about it any way you want to –as long as you do it. Many falls result from people’s legs getting way too far apart for them to […]

Tips and Tricks #7

Speaking of gaining speed, it is important to use both legs while you skate. Skate using both legs: Nearly all skaters have one leg they prefer to skate on, while another feels slightly awkward to use. This is normal, but it is important to use both legs to push. Aside from looking a little silly, by […]

Tips and Tricks #6

Now it is time to learn how to gain speed by pushing. To gain speed: The easier it gets to roll, the more speed you will want to gain. There are a few tricks to do so. The first is mainly to keep your upper body still. As a reminder, your skates are on your feet, […]