Roller Skating Facts!

In 1857 the first skating rinks opened in London. By 1880 roller skates were being mass produced. Roller blades didn’t really become popular until the 1980’s. Also the Drive In’s started having their servers wear skates to serve customers in the 1950’s through the 1960’s. Even today you can visit your local Sonic and see them server in their skates!  Did you also know that skating for an hour can burn up 400 to 600 calories! WOW.