Some of us had a super Saturday last week when we joined the Manchester Club for their annual Lancaster to Heysham Roller Ski Tour. We followed the Lune Valley Cycle path to Morecambe and then followed the promenade to Heysham where we had a lovely pub lunch in the sunshine before the return journey. A … Continue reading Lancaster to Heysham Tour
The Beast from the East gave us a rare opportunity to practise our skiing here in the UK! Trips were made to Dalby Forest and some members even skied around their own neighbourhoods. There was enough snow to practise drills for the 2 hour session at Temple Newsam in Leeds using club skis.
10 of our members enjoyed an amazing week with masses of snow! We stayed at the Venabu Fjellstu Hotel, 8 in the main building and 2 in one of the 8 cabins. Some of us were lucky enough to see a hawk owl, chop our own wood for the cabin log burner, and go on … Continue reading Club holiday 2018
What a fantastic turnout we had this weekend in York for our Sunday morning roller ski session which was perfect for the mid point of this year’s Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang 2018. A lovely group of beginners were put through their paces by our resident roller ski instructor, Martin Roscoe, and as you can see, … Continue reading Winter Olympics fever hits!
Despite cold and grey weather, we have seen good numbers of roller skiers on the track since Christmas. All have benefitted from the expert tuition of Martin A., Martin R. and Richard S. and progress has been made in both classic and skate technique. Frosty conditions on a couple of sessions have meant that those … Continue reading Post Christmas rollerski