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Glossary of Basic Inline Skating Terminology

Learn about inline skating one word at a time. Find definitions, illustrations, photos and explanations of a variety of inline equipment, skate maintenance, skate repair, inline techniques, technical moves, and inline sports terms identified by subject or discipline and listed alphabetically.

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  1. Figure Skating Glossary (4)
  2. Glossary Words from A – K (13)
  3. Glossary Words from L – Z (15)

What is a Slide Board for Inline Skating?
Learn about slide board training equipment for inline and ice skaters.

What is Parkour in Inline Urban Skating?
Learn how parkour relates to inline urban skating or free riding.

Beach Hockey
Beach Hockey

Learn What a Flier Does in Inline Racing
Learn what a flier does in inline speed skating races.

What is a Breakaway in Inline Speed Skating?
Learn how a breakaway is used in inline speed skating.

What is Cornering Technique in Inline Speed Skating?
Learn what inline cornering technique is used for in inline speed skating.

What is Checking in Inline, Quad and Ice Hockey Skating?
Find the meaning of checking in inline, ice and quad hockey skating.

What is Checking in Inline Stunt and Figure Skating?
Learn how a check or checking is used on inline, roller and ice skating jumps, spins and turns.

What is Charging in Inline Racing?
Learn the definition of charging in inline speed skating.

What is an Axle Assembly on Inline Skates?
Learn about the axle assembly on inline skates. Discover which parts of a skate make up the axle system.

What Are Scratches at Inline and Roller Sports Competitions?
Learn the definition of scratches at inline and roller sports competitions or events.

What is the Ready Area at a Skating Competition?
Learn the definition of the ready area at a skating competition, event or show.

What is Drafting for Inline Speed Skating?
Learn the definition of drafting in inline speed skating.

What Are Inline Skate Bearing Spacers?
Learn the definition of bearing spacers. Discover what spacers do in inline skate wheels.

What Does Rockerable Mean in Inline Skating?
Learn the definition of rockerable in inline skating. Find out if a skate is rockerable.

What is Rocker on Inline Skates?
Learn the definition of rocker on inline skates. Discover how rocker affects inline skating.

What is the Profile of an Inline Skate Wheel?
Learn what the wheel profile is on an inline skate wheel. Discover how the wheel profile can affect inline skate performance.

What is the Footprint of an Inline Skate Wheel?
Learn what the wheel footprint is on an inline skate wheel. Discover how the wheel footprint can affect inline skate performance.

How is Polyurethane Used in Inline Skates?
Learn about polyurethane plastic materials and how they are used in inline skates.

What Are Spacers in Inline Skate Wheels?
Learn the definition of spacers in inline skate wheels.

What is Wheel Rebound for Inline Skating Wheels?
Learn about wheel rebound for inline skate wheels. Discover the effect that rebound has on inline skating.

What is the Hub of an Inline Skate Wheel?
Learn what the hub is on an inline skate wheel.

What Are Skates?
Learn the definition of skates. Discover several kinds of skates.

What is the Meaning of Skate in Inline and Roller Sports?
Learn the definition of skate in the various ice, inline and roller sports disciplines. Skate can have many meanings in skating activities.

Definition of Dry Land Training – What is Dry Land Training in Inline Skating?
Learn the definition of dry land training in inline skating.

What is the Core of an Inline Skate Wheel?
Learn what the core is on an inline skate wheel.

Definition of Dry Land Skating
Learn the definition of dry land skating. Discover the relationship between dry land skating and inline skating.

Grease Lubricant for Inline Skates
Learn about grease as a lubricant for inline skates.

Oil Lubricant for Inline Skates
Learn about oil as a lubricant for inline skates.

Lubricants for Inline Skates
Learn about lubricants for inline skates.

Non-Serviceable Bearings on Inline Skates
Learn about non-serviceable bearings on inline skates.

Sealed Bearings on Inline Skates
Learn about sealed bearings on inline skates.

Inline Skate Hardware
Learn about inline skate hardware and how the hardware is used.

Inline Skate Chassis
Learn about the chassis or frame on inline skates.

Inline Skate Frame
Learn about the frame or chassis on inline skates.

Artistic Skating for Inline Skaters
Learn the meaning of artistic inline skating. Find out about figure skating on inline skates.

Figure Skating for Inline Skaters
Learn the meaning of inline figure skating. Find out about artistic skating on inline skates.

Wheel Durometer for Inline Skates
Learn about the wheel durometer of inline skates.

Wheel Diameter for Inline Skates
Discover the meaning of wheel diameter for inline skating. Find out the affect the wheel diameter has on inline skate performance.

Bearings for Inline Skates
Learn about inline skate bearings. Discover the purpose of bearings in your inline skate wheels.

Active Brake Technology® on Rollerblade Inline Skates
Learn about Active Brake Technology® on Rollerblade inline skates. Find out about this ABT® system for stopping on skates.

ABEC Rating for Inline and Quad Skate Bearings
Learn about ABEC ratings for inline and quad skate bearings. Find out what ABEC stands for and how it is used in skating.

What is the Wheel Core in Inline or Roller Skating Equipment?
Discover the definition of wheel core in inline or roller skating. Learn the meaning of wheel core.

What is the definition of black ice in inline skating?
Learn about black ice surfaces for inline and roller skating activities.

What are Skeelers in Inline and Roller Sports?
Discover what skeelers are in inline skating and roller sports.

What is Skeeleren in Inline and Roller Sports?
Discover what skeeleren is in inline skating and roller sports.

What is the Banana Rocker on Inline Skates?
Learn the definition of banana or banana rocker on inline skates. Discover how a banana shaped wheelbase affects inline skating.

What is a cheated jump in inline and roller sports?
Learn the definition of a cheated jump in inline, roller and ice skating.

What is a Skinsuit Speed Skating Outfit?
Learn what a skinsuit is for inline speed skaters. Discover why inline racers wear skinsuit skatewear.

What is an Inline Skating Marathon?
Learn the definition of an inline skating marathon.

What is an Inline Skating Half Marathon?
Learn the definition of an inline skating half marathon.

What is a National Governing Body in Roller Sports?
Discover what a national governing body (NGB) is for roller sports.

What is an Assault Course in Inline Skating?
Learn the definition of an assault course for inline skaters.

Rockering in Inline Skating?
Learn what rockering does for an inline skate's performance and maneuverability.

1080 Jump in Aggressive Vert Inline Skating
Discover the difficult 1080 jump in aggressive vert inline skating. Learn the meaning of 1080 jump.

900 Jump in Aggressive Vert Inline Skating
Learn the meaning of 900 jump in aggressive vert inline skating. Discover two-and-one-half jumps in street and park rollerblading

Inline Skating Glossary Words - A
Find definitions of inline skating words and phrases beginning with the letter A. Learn the meaning of words that inline skaters and enthusiasts need to understand.

line Skating Glossary Words - B
Find definitions of inline skating words and phrases beginning with the letter B. Learn the meaning of words that inline skaters and enthusiasts need to understand.

Inline Skating Glossary Words - C
Find definitions of inline skating words and phrases beginning with the letter C. Learn the meaning of words that inline skaters and enthusiasts need to understand.

Inline Skating Glossary Words - H
Find definitions of inline skating words and phrases beginning with the letter H. Learn the meaning of words that inline skaters and enthusiasts need to understand.

Inline Skating Glossary Words - M
Find definitions of inline skating words and phrases beginning with the letter M. Learn the meaning of words that inline skaters and enthusiasts need to understand.

Inline Skating Glossary Words - S
Find definitions of inline skating words and phrases beginning with the letter S. Learn the meaning of words that inline skaters and enthusiasts need to understand.

Inline Skating Glossary Words - T
Find definitions of inline skating words and phrases beginning with the letter T. Learn the meaning of words that inline skaters and enthusiasts need to understand.

Inline Skating Glossary Words - R
Find definitions of inline skating words and phrases beginning with the letter R. Learn the meaning of words that inline skaters and enthusiasts need to understand.

Inline Skating Glossary Words - W
Find definitions of inline skating words and phrases beginning with the letter W. Learn the meaning of words that inline skaters and enthusiasts need to understand.

1440 Jump in Aggressive Inline Skating
Discover the definition of 1440 jump in aggressive inline skating. Learn the meaning of 1440 jump.

What is the Catch-Foot Spiral Position in Inline Skating?
Learn what the catch-foot spiral position is in inline,quad or ice figure skating.

What is Adagio Skating for Pairs Teams?
Learn how adagio is used by pairs for inline, ice or roller skating performances.

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