Recent Changes for "Inline skating" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skatingRecent Changes of the page "Inline skating" on Davis Wiki.en-us Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2012-11-16 04:03:33StevenDaubertbah <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ["Nueva <span>S</span>en<span>dra</span>"] is particularly smooth </td> <td> <span>+</span> ["<span>Senda </span>Nueva <span>Gre</span>en<span>belt</span>"] is particularly smooth </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2012-11-16 04:02:28StevenDaubert(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ["Nueva Sendra"] is particularly smooth</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2012-11-16 04:02:00StevenDaubert(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> To get started blading you'll need to pick up a pair of skates. <span>&nbsp;</span>You can get them at a number of places, but a used pair would probably do just fine<span>. </span> After you pick up a pair, take it slow. There's no need to try them out on ["Campus"] right away. Once you become comfortable skating around a safe area, take them on ["Campus"] with you. '''Always''' be alert while on skates on ["Campus"] as it is a zoo of people. Take it slow, and with time you will learn to navigate the swarms of people easily. </td> <td> <span>+</span> To get started blading you'll need to pick up a pair of skates. You can get them at a number of places, but a used pair would probably do just fine<span>&nbsp;if you want new the best place would be big5 for the beginners, and Sac Skate Warehouse for the advanced hockey style skate. Order 5 wheel / 100+mm wheel rollerblades online.</span> After you pick up a pair, take it slow. <span>Push with your big toe diagonally away from the your centerline and coast. Watch out for sticks / small rocks that will stop you instantly.</span> There's no need to try them out on ["Campus"] right away. Once you become comfortable skating around a safe area, take them on ["Campus"] with you. '''Always''' be alert while on skates on ["Campus"] as it is a zoo of people. Take it slow, and with time you will learn to navigate the swarms of people easily. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2012-05-24 20:37:37CovertProfessor(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 19: </td> <td> Line 19: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ["F St"] Just past ["5th <span>s</span>t"] is damn near unbearable till you hit 4th. Go on the sidewalk. Been like this as long as I can remember ["Daubert"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ["F S<span>tree</span>t"] Just past ["5th <span>Stree</span>t"] is damn near unbearable till you hit 4th. Go on the sidewalk. Been like this as long as I can remember ["Daubert"] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2012-05-24 20:31:38StevenDaubertanother notorious place for Blades <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 18: </td> <td> Line 18: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + ["F St"] Just past ["5th st"] is damn near unbearable till you hit 4th. Go on the sidewalk. Been like this as long as I can remember ["Daubert"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2011-09-22 12:29:54EfremRensiThe davis skate hasn't happened for several years. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Aside from using inline skates to get around, they can be used for more casual recreational purposes. A great place to check out is ["Davis Skate"] -- a group of skaters who meet weekly to sail around Davis. All levels of skaters can go and have an enjoyable evening.<br> - </span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2011-09-22 12:26:29EfremRensi <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 31: </td> <td> Line 31: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- ''2011-08-15 20:22:37'' [[nbsp]] I started a facebook group for inline skaters in Davis. http://www.facebook.com/groups/119746564790577 --["Users/EfremRensi"]<br> - ------</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2011-09-21 11:46:25EfremRensi <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Apparently it was organized by a shady historical figure, Gerald Lim.</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 32: </td> <td> Line 31: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2011-08-15 20:22:37'' [[nbsp]] I started a facebook group for inline skaters in Davis. http://www.facebook.com/groups/119746564790577<span>/<br> - Also, I've been doing a semi-regular weekly skate to Winters and back. I'm not super fast but I skate a respectable ~13mph average. If you want to join me, contact me via facebook or at ebrensi at uc davis dot edu. </span> --["Users/EfremRensi"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2011-08-15 20:22:37'' [[nbsp]] I started a facebook group for inline skaters in Davis. http://www.facebook.com/groups/119746564790577 --["Users/EfremRensi"] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 35: </td> <td> Line 33: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2011-09-21 11:42:18'' [[nbsp]] Are you into inline speed-skating? I do a semi-regular Saturday skate to Winters &amp; back, a total of 30 miles. I typically leave no later than 7:30am, then hang around at Steady Edd<span>ie</span>'s for at most an hour, then skate back. I skate 12-14 mi/hr and either on the way there or the way back (or both) I may take a few minutes break. This is about an hour 20 minutes each way. </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2011-09-21 11:42:18'' [[nbsp]] Are you into inline speed-skating? I do a semi-regular Saturday skate to <span>["</span>Winters<span>"]</span> &amp; back, a total of 30 miles. I typically leave no later than 7:30am, then hang around at Steady Edd<span>y</span>'s for at most an hour, then skate back. I skate 12-14 mi/hr and either on the way there or the way back (or both) I may take a few minutes break. This is about an hour 20 minutes each way. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 37: </td> <td> Line 35: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Yolobus #220 stops across the street from Steady Edd<span>ie</span>'s at 9:45 and goes back to Davis, so that is an option. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Yolobus #220 stops across the street from Steady Edd<span>y</span>'s at<span>&nbsp;8:30 and</span> 9:45 and goes back to Davis, so that is an option. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2011-09-21 11:42:18EfremRensiComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 34: </td> <td> Line 34: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2011-09-21 11:42:18'' [[nbsp]] Are you into inline speed-skating? I do a semi-regular Saturday skate to Winters &amp; back, a total of 30 miles. I typically leave no later than 7:30am, then hang around at Steady Eddie's for at most an hour, then skate back. I skate 12-14 mi/hr and either on the way there or the way back (or both) I may take a few minutes break. This is about an hour 20 minutes each way.<br> + <br> + Yolobus #220 stops across the street from Steady Eddie's at 9:45 and goes back to Davis, so that is an option.<br> + <br> + Want to join me? Contact me at ebrensi at uc davis dot edu. Or meet at Russell &amp; Sycamore, and there's a good chance I'll be there. I leave there at 7:30.<br> + <br> + Surface-wise, the Russell bike path is a little choppy but skateable, Stevenson Bridge road is terrible<br> + for about a mile, and Putah Creek road is nice and smooth. --["Users/EfremRensi"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2011-08-15 20:22:37EfremRensiComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 31: </td> <td> Line 31: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2011-08-15 20:22:37'' [[nbsp]] I started a facebook group for inline skaters in Davis. http://www.facebook.com/groups/119746564790577/<br> + Also, I've been doing a semi-regular weekly skate to Winters and back. I'm not super fast but I skate a respectable ~13mph average. If you want to join me, contact me via facebook or at ebrensi at uc davis dot edu. --["Users/EfremRensi"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2011-04-07 13:56:43EfremRensi(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Apparently it was organized by a shady historical figure, Gerald Lim.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2011-04-07 13:55:19EfremRensiadded info about a skate club that used to exist in davis <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + Inline skating was a popular recreational activity in the 90's and early 2000's, and there was once a thriving group of skaters that roamed Davis and even had a weekly organized group skate from 1997-2005, based on fossilized web pages from a recent archeological search: [http://davisskate.tripod.com/]<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2010-04-02 18:00:39CharlesWinkelmannComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 25: </td> <td> Line 25: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2010-04-02 18:00:39'' [[nbsp]] Official request for info about inline speed skating - indoor or outdoor. Cant find any clubs or classes. --["Users/CharlesWinkelmann"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2008-12-12 01:34:39CarlosBarahonaComment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 23: </td> <td> Line 23: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2008-12-12 00:34:39'' [[nbsp]] I love blading to and from pretty much everywhere on campus, but you defnitely need to learn the do and don't paths around. Luckily as UC (Under Construction) Davis is always redoing some path or road on campus, things are improving. I have to say though, the stretch between Silo and Kemper has always killed me. I vaguely remember them doing contruction their last year, and now I typically come from a different direction. Has it gotten better? --["Users/CarlosBarahona"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2008-07-15 17:55:19ElleWeber <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 16: </td> <td> Line 16: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''I frequently wear my rollerblades while going up and down lecture hall steps, or other such places. People think I'm crazy. Also, if you're going to rollerblade inside the MU, don't go near the area by Information Desk because they'll tell you you're breaking the rules. Also, the bike path along ["Russell" Russell Blvd] can be a challenge to skate in the winter when it's wet, because the path is saturated with olive oil so you'll get no traction.'' --["KenBloom"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''I frequently wear my rollerblades while going up and down lecture hall steps, or other such places. People think I'm crazy. Also, if you're going to rollerblade inside the MU, don't go near the area by Information Desk because they'll tell you you're breaking the rules. Also, the bike path along ["Russell" Russell Blvd] can be a challenge to skate in the winter when it's wet, because the path is saturated with olive oil so you'll get no traction.'' --["<span>Users/</span>KenBloom"] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 22: </td> <td> Line 22: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> ''2007-03-19 10:27:43'' [[nbsp]] I got bitten by the roller-blading bug last spring. I got a pair at Target for $15, which fit perfectly into my budget; I imagine they aren't high quality. Granted, I've only used them twice since then so I don't know how well they endure with regular use, but that's probably the best bet for a beginner like me looking to get out every once in a while. --["ElleWeber"] </td> <td> <span>+</span> ''2007-03-19 10:27:43'' [[nbsp]] I got bitten by the roller-blading bug last spring. I got a pair at <span>["</span>Target<span>"]</span> for $15, which fit perfectly into my budget; I imagine they aren't high quality. Granted, I've only used them twice since then so I don't know how well they endure with regular use, but that's probably the best bet for a beginner like me looking to get out every once in a while. --["<span>Users/</span>ElleWeber"] </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2007-12-23 19:55:46CovertProfessorI like the singular better <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Seems like the <span>["</span>greenbelt<span>s</span>"] would make great places to inline skate; there are definitely people out there doing it. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Seems like <span>["</span>the greenbelt"] would make great places to inline skate; there are definitely people out there doing it. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2007-12-23 19:53:38CovertProfessorsuggestion for place to skate; this entry needs info about where to buy. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Seems like the ["greenbelts"] would make great places to inline skate; there are definitely people out there doing it.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2007-07-25 00:00:26KevinChinarboretum note <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ = Places to watch out for =</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 15: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + ''The ["Arboretum"] may seem like a wonderful place to skate--and it is, almost--but be warned that the pavement is crappy in enough places to make for injury if you're not ''really'' careful. ["Bicycles" Bike] it first to get an idea of where the bad parts are.'' --["Users/KevinChin"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2007-03-19 11:34:45JabberWokky <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> You may remember inline skating<span>&nbsp;or "rollerblading</span>" from back when everybody sported pump shoes, snap-bracelets, and neon was "in." However, inline skating is an enjoyable method of ["Transportation" alternative transportation] here in Davis, and is also a great way to ["Outdoor Activities" get out] and see the city. From nerdy ["engineering students"] to ["ARC" super-fit] athletic gods, skaters come in all shapes in sizes here in Davis. </td> <td> <span>+</span> You may remember <span>'''</span>inline skating<span>''' or "'''rollerblading'''</span>" from back when everybody sported pump shoes, snap-bracelets, and neon was "in." However, inline skating is an enjoyable method of ["Transportation" alternative transportation] here in Davis, and is also a great way to ["Outdoor Activities" get out] and see the city. From nerdy ["engineering students"] to ["ARC" super-fit] athletic gods, skaters come in all shapes in sizes here in Davis. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Inline skatinghttp://daviswiki.org/Inline_skating2007-03-19 11:28:17MikeIvanovRenamed from "Rollerblading" <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Inline skating<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ You may remember inline skating or "rollerblading" from back when everybody sported pump shoes, snap-bracelets, and neon was "in." However, inline skating is an enjoyable method of ["Transportation" alternative transportation] here in Davis, and is also a great way to ["Outdoor Activities" get out] and see the city. From nerdy ["engineering students"] to ["ARC" super-fit] athletic gods, skaters come in all shapes in sizes here in Davis.<br> + <br> + Inline skating here in Davis is usually quite easy due to the relative flatness of the terrain. The only problems you're likely to encounter as a skater is the occasional poorly paved street, as skates are much more sensitive to road conditions than ["Bicycles" bikes] are.<br> + <br> + One common misconception about inline skates is that they are slow or inconvenient, and that ["Bicycles" bicycles] are much easier to deal with. Bikes can be faster than inline skates and take less energy to use. However, this is not necessarily a good thing. You get more exercise skating around than you ever would on a ["Bicycles" bike], and with practice your speed will improve to the point where you will easily outpace average bikers.<br> + <br> + = Getting started =<br> + To get started blading you'll need to pick up a pair of skates. You can get them at a number of places, but a used pair would probably do just fine. After you pick up a pair, take it slow. There's no need to try them out on ["Campus"] right away. Once you become comfortable skating around a safe area, take them on ["Campus"] with you. '''Always''' be alert while on skates on ["Campus"] as it is a zoo of people. Take it slow, and with time you will learn to navigate the swarms of people easily.<br> + <br> + = Great places to skate =<br> + Aside from using inline skates to get around, they can be used for more casual recreational purposes. A great place to check out is ["Davis Skate"] -- a group of skaters who meet weekly to sail around Davis. All levels of skaters can go and have an enjoyable evening.<br> + <br> + ''I frequently wear my rollerblades while going up and down lecture hall steps, or other such places. People think I'm crazy. Also, if you're going to rollerblade inside the MU, don't go near the area by Information Desk because they'll tell you you're breaking the rules. Also, the bike path along ["Russell" Russell Blvd] can be a challenge to skate in the winter when it's wet, because the path is saturated with olive oil so you'll get no traction.'' --["KenBloom"]<br> + <br> + [[Comments]]<br> + ------<br> + ''2007-03-19 10:27:43'' [[nbsp]] I got bitten by the roller-blading bug last spring. I got a pair at Target for $15, which fit perfectly into my budget; I imagine they aren't high quality. Granted, I've only used them twice since then so I don't know how well they endure with regular use, but that's probably the best bet for a beginner like me looking to get out every once in a while. --["ElleWeber"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div>