Hammacher Schlemmer’s iceless skating rink is a modular system consisting of 12 polymer panels that are as slick as ice and can be used with standard ice hockey or figure skates. The panels can form a 15 1/3′ x 23′ or 11 1/2′ x 30 2/3′ rink.
Mårten Ajne skates across a dangerously thin 2″ layer of pristine black ice on a lake outside of Stockholm, Sweden. As he dances along its shimmering surface, the ice emits otherworldly sounds straight out of a science fiction movie.
Kuma Films presents footage of a fun and different way to get around the skatepark, using a pair of tiny, independent boards instead of a regular skateboard. Isamu Yamamoto – the kid in the video totally kills it.
First-person footage of an insane sport called Ice Cross – in which athletes perform stunts and race through a luge-like downhill course wearing ice skates. This footage is from this past winter’s Ice Cross Downhill World Championship in Quebec City, Canada.
Our bodies ache just watching this 5 year-old girl from India as she breaks the world’s record for the lowest and longest limbo skate, remaining under a series of 7″ tall bars for the entire 196 foot run.
Cardiff Skates strap onto your lace-ups, and provide a stable and comfortable skating platform for impromptu sidewalk runs and long cruises through the park. Easy to wear, and adjustable to almost any shoe size.
We’re not talking the Nic Cage on fire type here, rather the invisible kind – driving this moped as it pulls a skater down the road. Or is the skater controlling the bike? – an equally impressive feat.