4 basic rules for urban skating in sports parks or skateparks

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Anything goes is definitely not the case in sports parks and skateparks. No matter what your level, take a look at these 4 basic rules below: 1. Protect your body:…

Tillmann, the most famous skating dog

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This english bulldog set a Guinness world record as the fastest skateboarding canine during XV X-Games in Los Angeles (California) in 2009. But many people already knew Tillman two years earlier, when…

DISCUSSION ON THE PRESENT AND FUTURE OF ROLLER SPORTS IN BARCELONA

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More than 60 people connected to the world of roller sports participated last Tuesday in a discussion on the subject organised by the Municipal Sports Council of Barcelona and held…

INLINE DOWNHILL COMPETITIONS BEGIN AT WRG IN NANJING

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The Inline Downhill Time-Trial events commenced today to proclaim the fastest skaters and France’s Nicolas Varin became the first world champion of the discipline at the WRG. Runner-up, and the…

SKATEBOARDING COMPETITION KICKS OFF AT WRG IN NANJING

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The Skateboarding competition has begun after two days of practice sessions at Yuzui Park. More than 40 skateboarders from 20 nations are competing to become the first WRG world champions….

WRG 2017 INLINE FREESTYLE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS FALL AT THE FEET OF ASIAN SKATERS

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Asian skaters also continue to dominate the Classic Slalom events during the second day of the WRG 2017 Inline Freestyle competition at the Youth Olympic Sports Park venue. The Chinese…

Nanjing passes over baton to Barcelona as host city of World Roller Games 2019

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With a few days remaining before the conclusion of the WRG Nanjing 2017, the Barcelona delegation has presented its project for the WRG Barcelona 2019. The act was chaired by…

WRG WORLD CHAMPION IN 100-METRE SPRINT

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The Speed competition at the WRG World Championships is still underway. With the completion of the track events, and following a rest day, the competition action has returned with one…

SPAIN IN SEMI-FINALS OF NANJING WRG

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The Rink Hockey World Championships of the Nanjing World Roller Games has now entered the phase of semi-finals. This Thursday morning, Spain comfortably defeated the Colombian team by a resounding…

INLINE FREESTYLE KICKS OFF IN NANJING WITH SPEED SLALOM

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The Inline Freestyle World Championships have commenced in Nanjing and have done so with the events of Speed Slalom. The skaters from Taipei have dominated this discipline, winning a total…

GERMANY IS THE MAJOR WORLD POWER IN INLINE ALPINE AT WRG 2017

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Inline Alpine bids farewell to the WRG 2017 in Nanjing after four competition days comprising the disciplines of Slalom, Giant Slalom, Parallel Slalom and Team Slalom. The superiority of the…

Second silver medal for Spain in Inline Alpine

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Sergio Méndez has finished runner-up in the world title of Inline Alpine Parallel Slalom. Méndez, from Asturias, is a six-time champion of Spain and has been ranked number one nationally…

Spain’s Roller Derby team to compete for bronze

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The four participating teams after two competition days of Roller Derby –Australia, Spain, the USA and Japan– are to face each other in a knockout round to decide the first…

SILVER FOR PA MAÇANET IN ARTISTIC SKATING SMALL GROUPS

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Today was the day for small groups in the discipline of Artistic Skating, a competition that the Spanish team went into with high hopes and PA Maçanet did not disappoint,…

SPAINS CLINCHES FIRST ALPINE MEDAL AT WRG

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The discipline of Alpine enjoyed a new competition day today, with the turn of Giant Slalom taking place under some adverse weather conditions. Rain throughout the entire competition complicated the…

The Spanish women’s rink hockey team has made history by winning first gold at World Roller Games

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The World Roller Games – FIRS World Championships has witnessed a truly exciting seventh competition day, with many disciplines already underway and the awarding of the first medals. One of…

Spain-Argentina, first World Championship title on the line in the World Roller Games in Nanjing

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“We will go flat out, our aim is the final and then the title.” The captain of the Spanish national rink hockey team, Natasha Lee, was this determined before her…

Women’s rink hockey team makes semis without dropping a single match in qualifiers

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The first edition of the World Roller Games – FIRS World Championships has seen an intense fourth competition day, during which the teams competing in the semi-finals of the women’s…

Natasha Lee: “Starting as favourites in Nanjing doesn’t put pressure on us, but motivates us”

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The first edition of the World Roller Games – FIRS World Championships has already begun in Nanjing with some excellent news for the Spanish delegation, with the Spanish team beating…

Curtain rises for World Roller Games in Nanjing with 4,000 athletes and 10 world titles on the line

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The world’s best roller sports athletes are set to compete for the first time at the one event. Presenting the major sports spectacular to be hosted by the Chinese city…

200 Spaniards at the Nanjing World Roller Games

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At 1.50pm this Wednesday, the majority of the Spanish national team delegation, comprising almost 200 people, including athletes, technicians and assistants, will set off for the Chinese city of Nanjing,…

IOSEBA FERNÁNDEZ, FLAG BEARER FOR SPANISH DELEGATION

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The first edition of the World Roller Games in the Chinese city of Nanjing is set to bring together more than 4,000 athletes, 200 of whom comprise the Spanish delegation…

SPEED AND SKATEBOARDING IN THE OLYMPIC PROGRAMME

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Two of the disciplines appearing in the sports programme of the Nanjing 2017 World Roller Games are also set to become Olympic sports: Speed and Skateboarding. Inline speed roller skating…

COUNTDOWN TO NANJING 2017 WORLD ROLLER GAMES

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Nanjing will host the first edition of the World Roller Games – FIRS World Championships from 27 August to 10 September, a new and ambitious competition format promoted by the…