walking http://roadskater.net/taxonomy/term/251/all en Grand Teton National Park Path Allows Inline Skating, Seeks Trail Volunteer Ambassadors: Inline Skaters Here's Your Chance! http://roadskater.net/grand-teton-national-park-path-allows-inline-skating-seeks-trail-volunteer-ambassadors-inline-skaters-heres-your-chance <p>This is just a brief note to point out another place on Department of Interior land where inline skating is specifically encouraged, unlike out beautiful Guilford Courthouse National Military Park.</p><p>But what a beautiful place to travel to for inline skating! Click the photo for another article on this subject...</p><p><a href="http://www.yellowstonegate.com/2012/05/grand-teton-pathway/" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.yellowstonegate.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/teton-bikes01-1024x554.jpg" width="600" height="325" /></a></p><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/grand-teton-national-park-path-allows-inline-skating-seeks-trail-volunteer-ambassadors-inline-skaters-heres-your-chance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/grand-teton-national-park-path-allows-inline-skating-seeks-trail-volunteer-ambassadors-inline-skaters-heres-your-chance#comments Roadskater.net 2012 2000s United States of America (USA) North Carolina (NC) 2010s cycling Department of the Interior Earth Grand Teton National Park Greensboro Country Park Greensboro NC Guilford Courthouse National Military Park inline skating Jenny Lake WY Moose WY multiuse pathways National Park Service (NPS) outdoor paved trails rollerblading running trails walking Wyoming (WY) North America Wed, 09 May 2012 04:13:35 +0000 roadskater 1426 at http://roadskater.net Bay Creek Park Gwinnett County Georgia USA http://roadskater.net/bay-creek-park-gwinnett-county-georgia-usa <a href="/bay-creek-park-gwinnett-county-georgia-usa"><img src="http://roadskater.net/files/images/bay-creek-park-gwinnet-county-georgia-usa.thumbnail.jpg" alt="Bay Creek Park Gwinnett County Georgia USA" title="Bay Creek Park Gwinnett County Georgia USA" class="image image-thumbnail " width="100" height="91" /></a> http://roadskater.net/bay-creek-park-gwinnett-county-georgia-usa#comments Roadskater.net Bay Creek Park cycling Georgia (GA) Gwinnett County GA inline skating Loganville GA parks running skating trails walking Wed, 12 May 2010 21:16:15 +0000 roadskater 1205 at http://roadskater.net Workout Challenge 'cause I am tired of being fat!! Inline Skate, Run, Swim, Ride Your Bike (Bicycle), Walk, Get Moving http://roadskater.net/workout-challenge-cause-i-am-tired-being-fat-inline-skate-run-swim-ride-your-bike-bicycle-walk-get-moving <p>Kind of been out of the loop for a while, but am determined to get back into it. &nbsp;I have been procrastinating getting started me training for a triathlon that my wonderful wife signed me up for in June. &nbsp;I have known about this since my birthday in November, but have come up with every excuse in the book to not train. &nbsp;Something to watch on tv, too cold, too hot, blah blah blah...we have all heard it. &nbsp;Well &nbsp;the end comes today for me. &nbsp;No more excuses! &nbsp;This is where the challenge comes in. &nbsp;Post here what you did for the day as far as exercise.</p><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/workout-challenge-cause-i-am-tired-being-fat-inline-skate-run-swim-ride-your-bike-bicycle-walk-get-moving" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/workout-challenge-cause-i-am-tired-being-fat-inline-skate-run-swim-ride-your-bike-bicycle-walk-get-moving#comments Roadskater.net 2010 bicycling challenges inline skating running swimming triathlon training walking workouts Wed, 07 Apr 2010 03:21:52 +0000 northinsouth 1194 at http://roadskater.net Skate, Bike, Run or Walk Ronald Reagan Parkway, Snellville, Gwinnett County, Georgia http://roadskater.net/skate-bike-run-or-walk-ronald-reagan-parkway-snellville-gwinnett-county-georgia <p> The Ronald Reagan Parkway will be closed to traffic from 11pm Friday, February 13th to 7pm Saturday, February 14th 2009. There will be the annual <a href="http://www.runthereagan.com/" target="_blank">'Run the Reagan'</a> race, but once that's done, skaters, cyclists and other walkers/runners can jump on and enjoy the 7 mile hilly stretch. </p><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/skate-bike-run-or-walk-ronald-reagan-parkway-snellville-gwinnett-county-georgia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/skate-bike-run-or-walk-ronald-reagan-parkway-snellville-gwinnett-county-georgia#comments Roadskater.net 2009 highways Bethesda GA closed road cycling four-lanes Georgia (GA) Lawrenceville GA Lilburn GA outdoor roadcycling roadrunning roadskating skating Snellville GA walking Thu, 12 Feb 2009 03:30:16 +0000 eebee 914 at http://roadskater.net North Carolina Active Transportation Alliance Open Board Meeting for Skaters, Cyclists, Runners, Walkers http://roadskater.net/north-carolina-active-transportation-alliance-open-board-meeting-skaters-cyclists-runners-walkers Skaters and cyclists and others who participate in active transportation (walkers, runners, skateboarders, more) please come out to the open board meeting of the North Carolina Active Transportation Alliance on January 11 in Raleigh. As we transition into a new federal administration, it's an important time to make your voice heard in support of projects that favor more and safer alternatives to the automobile...especially human-powered alternatives.<p><a href="http://roadskater.net/north-carolina-active-transportation-alliance-open-board-meeting-skaters-cyclists-runners-walkers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/north-carolina-active-transportation-alliance-open-board-meeting-skaters-cyclists-runners-walkers#comments Roadskater.net 2009 North Carolina (NC) board meetings cycling nc active transportation alliance (ncata) Raleigh NC roadcycling roadskating running skating walking Sat, 10 Jan 2009 08:30:05 +0000 roadskater 896 at http://roadskater.net Short Greenway in Lilburn, Georgia near Athens to Atlanta Course Railway Crossing http://roadskater.net/short-greenway-lilburn-georgia-near-athens-atlanta-course-railway-crossing I saw an article in the right sidebar of Roadskater.net mentioning a greenway in Lilburn, GA... <a href="http://www.gwinnettdailypost.com/main.asp?SectionID=6&amp;SubSectionID=6&amp;ArticleID=51520&amp;TM=311.789" title="http://www.gwinnettdailypost.com/main.asp?SectionID=6&amp;SubSectionID=6&amp;ArticleID=51520&amp;TM=311.789">http://www.gwinnettdailypost.com/main.asp?SectionID=6&amp;SubSectionID=6&amp;Art...</a> I did a search and found a mapmyride/mapmyrun entry... <a href="http://www.mapmyrun.com/run/united-states/ga/lilburn/878548689412" title="http://www.mapmyrun.com/run/united-states/ga/lilburn/878548689412">http://www.mapmyrun.com/run/united-states/ga/lilburn/878548689412</a> <p><a href="http://roadskater.net/short-greenway-lilburn-georgia-near-athens-atlanta-course-railway-crossing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/short-greenway-lilburn-georgia-near-athens-atlanta-course-railway-crossing#comments Roadskater.net 2008 greenways cycling Georgia (GA) inline skating Lilburn GA outdoor walking Tue, 14 Oct 2008 20:28:33 +0000 roadskater 862 at http://roadskater.net Bicylists and Pedestrians and Skaters Please Take the America Bikes Coalition Survey http://roadskater.net/bicylists-and-pedestrians-and-skaters-please-take-america-bikes-coalition-survey <p> This post is based on an announcement from the Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals (APBP) passed along by a local Bicycling in Greensboro representative to the North Carolina Active Transportation Association. I added some links and explanations below. </p> <p> Please go to the link below now (at least before Oct 1) and complete the survey. Not all of it is aimed at us of course: </p><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/bicylists-and-pedestrians-and-skaters-please-take-america-bikes-coalition-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/bicylists-and-pedestrians-and-skaters-please-take-america-bikes-coalition-survey#comments Roadcyclist.net 2008 United States of America (USA) active transportation bicyclists cycling pedestrians planning skating traffic transportation walking street design surveys Thu, 18 Sep 2008 18:41:39 +0000 roadskater 846 at http://roadskater.net Town of Cary to Complete New Sections of American Tobacco Trail by June 2009 http://roadskater.net/town-cary-complete-new-sections-american-tobacco-trail-june-2009 <p> Here's a notice from Joe Godfrey, Senior Park Planner, Town of Cary (slightly edited by roadskater, with emphasis added): </p> <blockquote> <p> I am pleased to inform you that the Town of Cary will be issuing Holmes Contracting, Inc. a Notice To Proceed with the construction of the Chatham County segment of the American Tobacco Trail. We anticipate beginning construction on September 8, 2008 and completing the project in June, 2009. </p> <p> As you know the project consists of the construction of a 4.68-mile long multi-use trail with two typical sections as follows: </p></blockquote><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/town-cary-complete-new-sections-american-tobacco-trail-june-2009" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/town-cary-complete-new-sections-american-tobacco-trail-june-2009#comments Roadskater.net 2008 2009 greenways North Carolina (NC) American Tobacco Trail (NC) Cary NC Chatham County NC cycling horseback riding inline skating outdoor Paved trail running skating walking Thu, 04 Sep 2008 16:41:52 +0000 roadskater 832 at http://roadskater.net Wake Greenway May Bring 28 Miles of New Pavement to Triangle North Carolina http://roadskater.net/wake-greenway-may-bring-28-miles-new-pavement-triangle-north-carolina <p> </p><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/wake-greenway-may-bring-28-miles-new-pavement-triangle-north-carolina" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/wake-greenway-may-bring-28-miles-new-pavement-triangle-north-carolina#comments Roadskater.net 2012 North Carolina (NC) active transportation cycling Falls Lake Dam NC Falls NC nc mountains-to-sea trail neuse river trail outdoor Paved trail Raleigh NC running skating trails triangle transit authority Wake County NC Wake Forest NC walking Thu, 04 Sep 2008 04:24:08 +0000 roadskater 831 at http://roadskater.net Garmin Forerunner 305 GPS Heart Rate Monitor has a Useless Calorie Counting Feature http://roadskater.net/garmin-forerunner-305-gps-heart-rate-monitor-has-useless-calorie-counting-feature <p>If you're in the market for a heart rate monitor and place great value on the calorie counter function, I would not recommend you buy a Garmin Forerunner 305. </p><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/garmin-forerunner-305-gps-heart-rate-monitor-has-useless-calorie-counting-feature" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/garmin-forerunner-305-gps-heart-rate-monitor-has-useless-calorie-counting-feature#comments Roadskater.net 2008 calories cycling Garmin Forerunner 305 global positioning systems (gps) heart rate monitors (hrm) heart rate training inline skating running skating tennis walking Tue, 18 Mar 2008 16:48:25 +0000 eebee 719 at http://roadskater.net North Carolina Walk'n'Roll or Bike/Walk Human Powered Transportation Group Founding Meeting Greensboro NC Mar 2, 2008 http://roadskater.net/north-carolina-walknroll-or-bikewalk-human-powered-transportation-group-founding-meeting-greensboro-nc-mar-2-2008 The soon to be formerly known as ncbikeped group will get a new name this weekend. You can help make it include other rollers specifically (skaters, skateboarders, wheelchairists of the commuting and athletic training sort) by attending and voting for the name with &quot;Roll&quot; in it. It's down to 2 names and this is the vote that decides it. Please be there!<p><a href="http://roadskater.net/north-carolina-walknroll-or-bikewalk-human-powered-transportation-group-founding-meeting-greensboro-nc-mar-2-2008" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/north-carolina-walknroll-or-bikewalk-human-powered-transportation-group-founding-meeting-greensboro-nc-mar-2-2008#comments Roadskater.net 2008 North Carolina (NC) active transportation cycling Greensboro NC meetings roadcycling roadrunning roadskating rolling running skating walking groups Thu, 28 Feb 2008 16:17:38 +0000 roadskater 698 at http://roadskater.net WUNC Covers Human Powered Transportation, Fear, Safety, Exercise, Health, Biking, Walking and (Silently) Skating http://roadskater.net/wunc-covers-human-powered-transportation-fear-safety-exercise-health-biking-walking-and-silently-skating I don't know if anyone heard this live, but WUNC had a piece on about bicycle, pedestrian and other human powered transportation issues (OK they said people powered) today. The piece mentioned the American Tobacco Trail, Durham and Raleigh, and efforts to improve safety, since it seems to be the common thread among those who'd "like to" but don't.... Here's the page...<p><a href="http://roadskater.net/wunc-covers-human-powered-transportation-fear-safety-exercise-health-biking-walking-and-silently-skating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/wunc-covers-human-powered-transportation-fear-safety-exercise-health-biking-walking-and-silently-skating#comments Roadskater.net 2008 North Carolina (NC) active transportation American Tobacco Trail (NC) Chapel Hill NC commuting cycling Durham NC Greensboro NC roadcycling roadskating running skating walking WUNC radio radio Thu, 28 Feb 2008 15:44:53 +0000 roadskater 697 at http://roadskater.net Skate, Bike or Walk to Work in Downtown Atlanta for a $15 Gift Card http://roadskater.net/skate-bike-or-walk-work-downtown-atlanta-15-gift-card <p>It would be worth getting a job in downtown Atlanta over the next month just to make a <strong>statement</strong> here! </p><p>The Downtown Transportation Management Association, part of Central Atlanta Progress, is offering commuters a $15 gift card if they find a more environmentally-friendly way to get themselves to work and back more than 23 times between Jan 15th and Feb 15th, 2008, according to an <a href="http://www.ajc.com/metro/content/metro/atlanta/stories/2008/01/14/cleaner_commute_0114.html" target="_blank">article</a> in yesterday's Atlanta Journal-Constitution.</p><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/skate-bike-or-walk-work-downtown-atlanta-15-gift-card" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/skate-bike-or-walk-work-downtown-atlanta-15-gift-card#comments Roadskater.net 2008 Downtown Transportation Management Association Atlanta GA Central Atlanta Progress Clean Air Campaign commuting cycling skating walking Tue, 15 Jan 2008 16:27:51 +0000 eebee 677 at http://roadskater.net Name Survey: North Carolina Walk Roll Human Powered Transportation Alternatives Bike Group http://roadskater.net/name-survey-north-carolina-walk-roll-human-powered-transportation-alternatives-bike-group <p>Here are the results of the second name survey for the NC Walk &amp; Roll Human-Powered Transportation Alternatives Bike/Walk Group or whatever it is to be called. I was happy to see Walk &amp; Roll and other inclusive names do so well. I had thought there would be more votes overall, but everyone had a chance to vote, so there it is. </p><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/name-survey-north-carolina-walk-roll-human-powered-transportation-alternatives-bike-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/name-survey-north-carolina-walk-roll-human-powered-transportation-alternatives-bike-group#comments Roadskater.net 2007 North Carolina (NC) cycling Greensboro NC inline skating pedestrians polls quad roller skating roadcycling roadskating running skating trathloning walking opinion groups Sat, 27 Oct 2007 05:03:22 +0000 roadskater 623 at http://roadskater.net North Carolina Bicycling Pedestrian Maybe Human-Powered Transportation Inline Skating Transportation Alternatives Meeting http://roadskater.net/north-carolina-bicycling-pedestrian-maybe-human-powered-transportation-inline-skating-transportation-alternatives-meeting <p>This is potentially a huge week for walkers, cyclists, skaters and other lovers of human-powered transportation, whether you are from North Carolina or just visit here for leisure activities, or even to raise money for the good folk of North Carolina and the rest of the world who have Multiple Sclerosis, or for other great causes.</p><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/north-carolina-bicycling-pedestrian-maybe-human-powered-transportation-inline-skating-transportation-alternatives-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/north-carolina-bicycling-pedestrian-maybe-human-powered-transportation-inline-skating-transportation-alternatives-meeting#comments Roadskater.net 2007 North Carolina (NC) active transportation cycling Greensboro NC inline skating pedestrians walking Mon, 22 Oct 2007 06:51:50 +0000 roadskater 620 at http://roadskater.net