Rollerblading Trails West Lafayette IN

Local resource for rollerblading trails in West Lafayette. 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.

Newtone Health & Fitness
(765) 447-2400
725 Sagamore Pkwy N
Lafayette, IN
Industry
Personal Trainer

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Lora Davis
(765) 714-8100
Lafayette, IN

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Emily Kasal
(505) 208-0363
Lafayette, IN

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Miracles Fitness
(765) 463-2200
917 Sagamore Pkwy W
West Lafayette, IN
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Personal Trainer

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West Lafayette Snap Fitness
(765) 463-3219
2060 US 52
West Lafayette, IN
Programs & Services
Circuit Training, Elliptical Trainers, Free Weights, Personal Training, Pilates, Stair Climber, Stationary Bikes, Towel Service, Treadmill, Weight Machines

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Newtone Health & Fitness
(765) 447-2400
725 Sagamore Pkwy N
Lafayette, IN
 
Lifelong Fitness
(765) 448-1981
31 N Earl Ave
Lafayette, IN
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Personal Trainer

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Brian Quinlisk
(765) 418-1900
Lafayette, IN

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International Sports Clubs
(765) 464-3435
1331 Win Hentschel Blvd
West Lafayette, IN
 
Levee Health Fitness
(765) 743-9290
334 Brown St
West Lafayette, IN
 
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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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