2000 http://roadskater.net/taxonomy/term/342/all en Roadskater.net Photos Revolved: Faster, Better, Fetching Views of the People, Days and Places That Brightened My Life http://roadskater.net/roadskater-net-photos-revolved-faster-better-fetching-views-people-days-and-places-brightened-my-life <p>A few years ago I had to shake things up as the old joys were no more....at least for a while.&nbsp;Thanks to three lovely young skater friendgirls, I started skating, and it turned out I was quickly more addicted than they were. &nbsp;The Year of Skating Dangerously saved my joy.&nbsp;To honor that time, I present:&nbsp;<strong><a href="http://roadskater.net/rsn/photos/index.htm" target="_blank" title="Roadskater.net Photos Revolved">http://roadskater.net/rsn/photos/index.htm</a>&nbsp;</strong>.</p><p>I was looking to create something other than what I had tried before, which had all dried up. So I bought a cheap digital camera and decided I would take photos and edit them and post them mostly without comment (hard for me!).&nbsp;The collection grew to 31,000 photos!&nbsp;Before September 11, airline flights were cheaper than the gasoline to drive some places. I had free places to land on floors.&nbsp;I went. I took photos. I edited them.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/roadskater-net-photos-revolved-faster-better-fetching-views-people-days-and-places-brightened-my-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/roadskater-net-photos-revolved-faster-better-fetching-views-people-days-and-places-brightened-my-life#comments Roadskater.net 2011 2012 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2000s United States of America (USA) North Carolina (NC) 2000-9 2010s Alabama (AL) Anniston AL Athens GA Athens to Atlanta (a2a) Atlanta GA bike rides Carolina Century charity rides Clemmons NC Dacula GA District of Columbia (DC) Earth Florida (FL) Forsyth County NC Georgia (GA) Greensboro NC Guilford County NC inline skating Manhattan NY Miami Beach FL New York (NY) New York City NY open road outdoor Pennsylvania (PA) Philadelphia PA photo albums photofloat photogalleries Roadskater.net roadskating skating skrides (skateable bike rides) Smyrna GA South Beach FL Tanglewood Park Tour to Tanglewood (t2t ttt) Washington DC websites photos North America http://roadskater.net/crss/node/1457 Thu, 08 Nov 2012 02:25:42 +0000 roadskater 1457 at http://roadskater.net More French Skating Obsession: Vintage Postcards from the Early 20th Century http://roadskater.net/more-french-skating-obsession-early-20th-century <p>A while back, Roadskater <a href="http://roadskater.net/cycle-skating-single-wheel-skates-1920s-cycle-skates-much-landrollers" target="_blank">posted a video</a> of early skating from 1920s Paris.</p><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/more-french-skating-obsession-early-20th-century" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/more-french-skating-obsession-early-20th-century#comments InlineCafe.com 2000 1800s 1900s 2000s 1890s 2000-9 Earth France (FRA) Postcard quad roller skates quad roller skating roller skating Europe http://roadskater.net/crss/node/1448 Tue, 11 Sep 2012 03:16:33 +0000 eebee 1448 at http://roadskater.net Ironman, the Melodrama: A Diabetic Brother, Oprah Winfrey, a Herniated Disc & an Ironman Challenge http://roadskater.net/ironman-melodrama-diabetic-brother-oprah-winfrey-herniated-disc-ironman-challenge A few distant friends asked why I quit inline racing. To make a short story long, below is the answer. <p align="center"><strong>Ironman the Journey</strong></p><p>I looked at the freshly opened gel pack: is it gonna make me puke or save me from meltdown? My lower back ached at mile 7. 19.2 miles go to. This Ironman thing was hard.</p><p>&quot;Midlife Crisis. I can&#39;t afford a Porsche.&quot; </p><p>&quot;Lost a bet.&quot;</p><p>&quot;Can&#39;t find Tour de France on active.com.&quot;</p><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/ironman-melodrama-diabetic-brother-oprah-winfrey-herniated-disc-ironman-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/ironman-melodrama-diabetic-brother-oprah-winfrey-herniated-disc-ironman-challenge#comments Roadskater.net 2000 2003 2004 2006 2007 Hoyt insomnia Athens to Atlanta (a2a) back pain brothers Coeur d’Alene ID Dallas TX diabetes herniated disc Idaho (ID) inline skates Ironman Ironman Coeur d'Alene (IMCDA) Kona HI Las Colinas TX nephropathy Sarah Reinertsen skater speedskates (speed skates) Taipei Taiwan, Province of China (TWN) Texas (TX) triathletes triathlon yoga Kona nerve stem cells swim http://roadskater.net/crss/node/579 Fri, 07 Sep 2007 03:20:45 +0000 johnnyChen 579 at http://roadskater.net Human-Powered Circumnavigation by Pedalboat, Bike & Inline Skates (Rollerblades) http://roadskater.net/human-powered-circumnavigation-pedalboat-bike-inline-skates-rollerblades <p>I&#39;m so glad someone is living some of our dreams for us as we live some of theirs for them! </p><p>Jason Lewis is a British trekster (supertrekker some say) who has spent part (all?) of the last 13 years circling the earth by pedalboat, bike and inline skates, often joined by a friend on his journey. It seems the goal is to use neither wind nor motors in his quest. </p><p><a href="http://roadskater.net/human-powered-circumnavigation-pedalboat-bike-inline-skates-rollerblades" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://roadskater.net/human-powered-circumnavigation-pedalboat-bike-inline-skates-rollerblades#comments 1994 1995 2000 2007 United States of America (USA) Atlantic Ocean Australia (AUS) California (CA) cycling Djibouti (DJI) Egypt (EGY) England (ENG) UK Ethiopia (ETH) Great Britain UK India/Bharat (IND) Indian Ocean inline skating London UK outdoor Pacific Ocean San Francisco CA Sudan (SDN) United Kingdom (GBR) (UK) (UKM) watersports North America Africa Asia Europe Middle East Oceania http://roadskater.net/crss/node/389 Sat, 27 Jan 2007 11:59:38 +0000 roadskater 389 at http://roadskater.net 2000 A2A Journals http://roadskater.net/2000-a2a-journals <p>2000 was the 19th Anniversary Edition of the Athens to Atlanta Roadskate. </p><p>Please add your 2000 A2A story to this chapter of the Athens to Atlanta History Project! After you&#39;ve written and posted your story, use the Outline tab to select &quot;2000 A2A Journals&quot; as the parent of your article. If your story is for another year, contact me or leave it be and I will add a Chapter for that year. </p> http://roadskater.net/2000-a2a-journals#comments 2000 United States of America (USA) Athens GA Athens to Atlanta (a2a) Atlanta GA Dacula GA Georgia (GA) inline skating national level open road outdoor outdoor inline speed racing rolling hills Stone Mountain GA touring http://roadskater.net/crss/node/302 Tue, 10 Oct 2006 23:48:56 +0000 roadskater 302 at http://roadskater.net