improve your skating skills? There
are a number of options for everyone from absolute beginners to
advanced skaters to attend Skate Camps and Clinics.
Some of these are sort of traveling
clinics that (you hope) will come to a city near you.
Others are set dates and held in tourist
locations so that you can essentially arrange a vacation around
learning to skate or improving your skills.
Following are a number of the well-known
Camps and Clinics:
camps, run by Zephyr Inline Skate Tours, are designed for beginner and
advanced beginner skaters. Even
if you have never put skates on your feet before, Zephyr’s professional
instructors will take you through the basics and help you learn the
great sport of skating. Camp
Rollerblade is oriented towards adults but kids are welcome with a
Experts in Speed
workshops are also for advanced skaters. Run by Sebastian Baumgartner,
these German-language workshops are held in several cities in Germany
including Bonn, Frankfurt, and Hamburg.
Sebastian and his group also runs a
“camp” in October on the island of Sardinia that includes lodging.