Rollerblading Trails Lawrence MA

Local resource for rollerblading trails in Lawrence. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to walking trails, hiking trails, cycling trails, and skiing trails, as well as advice and content on trail skating and trail skating safety.

Eliot Community Human Services
(978) 685-0116
248 Broadway
Lawrence, MA
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Latino Health 2010 Project
(978) 686-6029
160 Garden St
Lawrence, MA
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Personal Trainer

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Dance Images Dance Center
(978) 975-2685
468 Merrimack St
Methuen, MA
 
Julie Fortuna
(978) 689-8021
Methuen, MA

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Fitness Together
(978) 623-8181
166 N Main St
Andover, MA
 
Bay State Chiropractic Sports Injuries Inc
(978) 688-9122
283 S Broadway
Lawrence, MA
 
Latitude Sports Clubs
(978) 738-4653
116 Pleasant Valley St
Methuen, MA
 
Physical Therapy Rehab Assoc
(978) 686-9300
112 Jackson St
Methuen, MA
 
Boston Sports Club
(978) 475-3333
307 Lowell St
Andover, MA
 
Highland Strength & Fitness
(978) 474-0144
68 Wildwood Rd
Andover, MA
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Eight Rules for Safe Trail Skating

By Greg Major

Skaters sharing trail with bike rider

Skaters share a beach path with a cyclist in Long Beach.
Photo: Darlene Prois

 

With the skating season upon us, skaters everywhere will be heading outdoors again ... but so will millions of bikers, runners, walkers, dogs ... and who knows what else.

To help you navigate the hazards, here are some tips for skating on multi-use paths and trails.

1) Always wear a helmet. I am amazed when I see skaters decked out in every pad known to man but with nothing on their noggins.

Remember: Road rash heals, but a good bump on the head could cause you to eat with a straw for the rest of your life.

2) Don't expect others to make room for you. Everybody believes they are the king of the road. Be prepared to make room for trail hogs. And while you're at it, set a good example by making room for others.

3) Be polite. Let people know before you pass by calling out, "On your left." And don't expect people to get out of your...

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