If you have any articles, images or memories of roller derby history, particularly Chicago roller derby history, please share. For as huge as it was in its heyday, I’m having challenges finding information. I did get a few responses to Continue reading Seeking Information on Chicago Roller Derby History
I know that skating was one of the hottest things to do in New York, and I”m calling on skaters from all cities to share their roller skating memories. I’ll be honest. There are three things that I know about Continue reading Calling Roller Skaters from New York
While conducting my roller skating research, I have run across many sites of people who love roller skating. Here are some of the sites I found. Skatelog.com – This seems to be THE roller skating authority site Skate Grove – Continue reading What Are Your Favorite Roller Skating Sites?
Do you roller skate at Northland Roller Rink, Detroit Roller Wheels or Royal Skateland? Did you roller skate at some of the earlier rinks in Detroit? If you answered “yes” to either of these questions, then your memories and stories Continue reading Calling All Detroit Roller Skaters
Yes, there was roller skating in Alaska. Don’t know if there still is. I met a gentleman a couple years ago who said that he roller skated years ago when he was in the military. I was in awe because Continue reading Did You Roller Skate in Alaska?
The Original Savoy on 47th & South Parkway The New Savoy on 78th & Cottage was another popular roller skating rink on the South Side. While I don’t have as much information as I did with The Loop, I do Continue reading Did You Roller Skate at The New Savoy on 78th & Cottage Grove in Chicago?