rinks http://roadskater.net/taxonomy/term/2920/0 en Congratulations Halifax Nova Scotia Canada on New 400m Oval: Outdoor Speed Skating for Everyone; Medals and Tourists to Follow http://roadskater.net/congratulations-halifax-nova-scotia-canada-new-400m-oval-outdoor-speed-skating-everyone-medals-and-tourists-follow <div><p>OK this is super news from Canada that North America is keeping one grand 400-metre oval for the world to enjoy...and it is outdoors! We've been following this one for a while </p></div><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/congratulations-halifax-nova-scotia-canada-new-400m-oval-outdoor-speed-skating-everyone-medals-and-tourists-follow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/congratulations-halifax-nova-scotia-canada-new-400m-oval-outdoor-speed-skating-everyone-medals-and-tourists-follow#comments Roadskater.net 2011 400m ovals Canada (CAN) Earth Halifax NS ice skating Nova Scotia (NS) outdoor skating speed skating rinks North America http://roadskater.net/crss/node/1322 Thu, 31 Mar 2011 16:56:28 +0000 roadskater 1322 at http://roadskater.net The Simple Joy of Community Skating...And Some Shoveling http://roadskater.net/simple-joy-community-skating-and-some-shoveling <p>I took a break from working on the website and some family health issues, and from photos and video of the US Figure Skating Championships, to read this nice story of a day out at a new rink...in a snow storm. There's a balance of thoughts on the rink and the money and the goals, but really, to me, it sounds like the start of something beautiful in Toronto. Community and physical activity often amplify each other well. If you have a minute, read this journal entry of the brand new shovel and brand new skating rink.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&amp;fd=R&amp;usg=AFQjCNG1GIjfIYim2YSh1eLSQkn1JZTd7g&amp;url=http://news.nationalpost.com/2011/02/02/skate-across-toronto-the-best-9-99-the-national-post-ever-spent/">Skate Across Toronto: The best $9.99 the National Post ever spent - National Post</a> - </p> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Sherbourne Commons Skating Rink</span> <div class="street-address"> 140 Sherbourne Street </div> <span class="locality">Toronto</span>, <span class="region">Ontario</span> <span class="postal-code">M5A 2R6</span> <div class="country-name">Canada</div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="43.656088">43° 39' 21.9168" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-79.370079">79° 22' 12.2844" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.ca?q=140+Sherbourne+Street+%2C+Toronto%2C+ON%2C+M5A+2R6%2C+ca" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://ca.maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=140+Sherbourne+Street+&amp;csz=Toronto%2C+ON&amp;country=ca" target="_blank">Yahoo! Maps</a>, <a href="http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?searchtype=address&amp;country=CA&amp;address=140+Sherbourne+Street+&amp;city=Toronto&amp;state=ON&amp;zipcode=M5A+2R6" target="_blank">MapQuest</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://roadskater.net/simple-joy-community-skating-and-some-shoveling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/simple-joy-community-skating-and-some-shoveling#comments Roadskater.net 2011 ice Canada (CAN) ice skating Ontario (ON) outdoor skating Toronto ON rinks North America http://roadskater.net/crss/node/1307 43.656088 -79.370079 Thu, 03 Feb 2011 05:32:07 +0000 roadskater 1307 at http://roadskater.net Inline Speed Skating Clinic March 28 2009 with Harry Vogel, Hank Galbraith, Mariah Richardson http://roadskater.net/inline-speed-skating-clinic-march-28-2009-harry-vogel-hank-galbraith-mariah-richardson <div class="event-nodeapi"> <div class="event-start dtstart" title="2009-03-28T21:45:00Z"><label>Start: </label> 2009.03.28 4:45 pm </div> </div> <div class="event-nodeapi"> <div class="event-end dtend" title="2009-03-29T00:00:00Z"><label>End: </label> 2009.03.28 7:00 pm </div> </div> <div class="event-nodeapi"> <div class="event-tz"><label>Timezone: </label>US/Eastern </div> </div> <div class="event-nodeapi"> <div class="event-start dtstart" title="2009-03-28T21:45:00Z"><label>Start: </label> 2009.03.28 4:45 pm </div> </div> <div class="event-nodeapi"> <div class="event-end dtend" title="2009-03-29T00:00:00Z"><label>End: </label> 2009.03.28 7:00 pm </div> </div> <div class="event-nodeapi"> <div class="event-tz"><label>Timezone: </label>US/Eastern </div> </div> <p> March 28 2009, Registration starts at 4:45 pm, the clinic starts at 5:00 pm and runs till 7:00pm. The cost is $15.00. The clinic is presented by USA World Team Members Harry Vogel, Hank Galbraith, and Mariah Richardson. This class is open to skaters of all levels, but you must be able to skate on inline skates. All skaters must bring a helmet, skates if you have them (rink rentals will be available if needed) wear tennis shoes, and dress athletically comfortable. </p> <p> &#160; </p> <h3 class="location-locations-header">Location</h3> <div class="location-locations-wrapper"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Skateland USA West</span> <div class="street-address"> 200 Stage Coach Trail </div> <span class="locality">Greensboro</span>, <span class="region">North Carolina</span> <div class="country-name">United States</div> <div class="tel"> <abbr class="type" title="voice">Phone:</abbr> <span class="value">336-855-1669</span> </div> <span class="geo"><abbr class="latitude" title="36.079551">36° 4' 46.3836" N</abbr>, <abbr class="longitude" title="-79.911788">79° 54' 42.4368" W</abbr></span> </div> <div class="map-link"> <div class="location map-link">See map: <a href="http://maps.google.com?q=36.079551+-79.911788+%28200+Stage+Coach+Trail%2C+Greensboro%2C+NC%2C+%2C+us%29" target="_blank">Google Maps</a>, <a href="http://maps.yahoo.com/maps_result?addr=200+Stage+Coach+Trail&amp;csz=Greensboro%2C+NC&amp;country=us" target="_blank">Yahoo! Maps</a>, <a href="http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?searchtype=address&amp;country=US&amp;address=200+Stage+Coach+Trail&amp;city=Greensboro&amp;state=NC&amp;zipcode=" target="_blank">MapQuest</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="image-attach-teaser image-attach-node-956" style="width: 400px;"><a href="/inline-speed-skating-clinic-march-28-2009-harry-vogel-hank-galbraith-mariah-richardson"><img src="http://roadskater.net/system/files/images/Speed%20Skating%20Clinic%20pdf.preview.jpg" alt="Speed Skating Clinic Comes to Greensboro" title="Speed Skating Clinic Comes to Greensboro" class="image image-preview " width="400" height="504" /></a></div> http://roadskater.net/inline-speed-skating-clinic-march-28-2009-harry-vogel-hank-galbraith-mariah-richardson#comments SkateGreensboro 2009 United States of America (USA) Harry Vogel North Carolina (NC) clinics Greensboro NC Hank Galbraith indoor inline Maria Richardson Skateland USA West skating usa inline world cup team workshops rinks http://roadskater.net/crss/node/957 36.079551 -79.911788 Fri, 06 Mar 2009 21:50:12 +0000 Skatedad 957 at http://roadskater.net