Archive for 'Skating News'

Apostle Island Report

Wow…..what a great turnout, and a great race. They continue to put on a first class event! The weather looked scarry when we started, but, except for a very short drizzle, the race was dry. It was pretty chilly on the ferry, but was just fine while we skated. We had a terrific dinner Friday […]

Speed Skating Leagized on Illinois Roadways

Rainbo team member and attorney Ben Neiburger worked with his local state senator to amend the vehicle code in Illinois. In effect changing the classification of speed skates from “toys” to vehicles equivalent to bicycles. While not the perfect solution, the city of Chicago is excluded as are recreational skates, the year long effort is […]