The inline skating disciplines include many recreational, fitness and competitive activities, and can even be used as a form of green transportation. Inline skating is a great option for anyone who is looking for a sport, because it can be done at almost any location and at nearly any time of day. When you have your own skating equipment, most paths, parks, courts, driveways and trails will provide wonderful free training areas. The kind of skating that interests you will determine the type of training, skates and gear you will need.
Use this guide for a brief overview of inline skating sports. If you are not sure that your interests will be dedicated to a specific skating discipline, start by building a good foundation in recreational or fitness skating activities.