Choosing and Buying Best Inline Skates – A Complete Guide

If you’re new to the world of skating, it’s important to know that all rollerblades are not the same.

There are a variety of different styles out there depending on your level of experience and what type of skating you want to do.

From different cuffs to varying sizes in the wheels, here is an in-depth guide into everything you need to know about the different types of rollerblades so that you can decide which are best for you.

Which type of skating?

skate types

The first thing to decide is what type of rollerblading you’ll be partaking in.

Are you just beginning and you want to stick to standard street or rink skating? If you’re looking at blading in a competitive sense then you’ll have to consider more specialist skates with particular specifications. Or if you’re into street skating, involving tricks and jumps, then you’ll need a skate with different wheels and frame length.

Recreational Skates

So, you’ve seen some roller skaters showing off down at the beach and now you’ve decided that you want to grab a pair yourself and see what skills you’ve got. If so, don’t worry too much about splashing out on an expensive pair, just something … Read the rest

Choosing and Buying Best Electric Skateboards – A Complete Guide

So the quest to be the next Marty Mcfly has interested you?

We may not have the futuristic hoverboard that “Back to the Future” has shown us but in 2018, we have the closest thing as best electric skateboards have now entered the market.

It is evolution at it’s finest.

The future is here!

Best Electric Skateboards

Question is, what should you look for in a good electric skateboard?

Most reasons we buy electric skateboards reside in commuting. What makes it different from the everyday skateboard is the control and the choice to go FASTER.

Here is a list of what you should consider when buying an electric skateboard.

1. Price

• For the newbies, the cheapest electric skateboards go for $300-$500. It’s not going to be as fast as the most expensive but it’s light and for the purpose of going around the city and not stressing about how heavy it is, these boards are recommended
• For the advanced users and those looking for the thrill in going fast and maximum torque, these boards can go from $1500-1700. These boards can go up to 20 mph on a single charge.

2. Weight

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SKATEWORLD in branson

You don’t stay in business in a community for almost 40 years without doing some things right. Since 1976, the Whitson family and SkateWorld have been serving the local schools, churches and residents with family fun in a supervised environment. Whether it’s a birthday party for a few close friends or a school field trip for over 150, the parents, teachers and guardians know children will be well cared for and will have fun!… Read the rest

Generations of service to the community

You don’t stay in business in a community for almost 40 years without doing some things right. Since 1976, the Whitson family and SkateWorld have been serving the local schools, churches and residents with family fun in a supervised environment. Whether it’s a birthday party for a few close friends or a school field trip for over 150, the parents, teachers and guardians know children will be well cared for and will have fun!

Some of the features you can enjoy at SkateWorld:
  • FREE WiFI Internet access throughout entire building!
  • DJ with thousands of songs and pro light show
  • Video games
  • Pool tables
  • Air hockey
  • Full service snack bar
  • Private birthday room
  • Skate and blade rentals
  • Professional gear and professional advice
  • Fun skate games like red light/green light, limbo and couple skates
  • Roller derby
  • Speed skating training and practice
SkateWorld is the only skating rink in Branson. Come cold, rain or humidity, there is always a safe, comfortable place kids can have fun in Branson and it won’t cost a mint. Call us today to schedule your special event or to learn more.
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Summer Public Schedule

 Parents: we now offer free WiFi Internet access for you while your kids have fun! Just bring your laptop and get some things done in the cool air conditioning with a full service snack bar while the little ones play!

Effective June 1st thru September 1st

Day

Time

Cost

Notes

Monday Private parties and birthday party package available.
Tuesday Private parties and birthday party package available.
Wednesday Private parties and birthday party package available.
Thursday Private parties and birthday party package available.
Friday Night 7 – 10 PM $7 All Skate.
Birthday parties available.
Saturday Night 7 – 10 PM $7 All Skate.
Birthday parties available.
Sunday Closed.

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BIRTHDAY PARTIES

Did you know you can have your next Birthday Party at SkateWorld?

In fact, Birthday parties are one of our specialities. Moms love ’em because there’s no cleanup at home. Your friends will love ’em because after the cake, you can skate, blade, play video games, pool or air hockey! The price of a birthday party is very affordable. We’ve been doing birthday parties for a long time, and we can promise you no one else in town offers this much entertainment value.

EACH PARTY INCLUDES

  • Your own private table in our birthday room – dedicated to fun for you and your friends
  • Unlimited softdrinks
  • Placemats, plates and napkins – all with a skating theme
  • An icecream sandwich for everyone
  • FREE WiFi Internet!

 

Hurry, available spaces fill up fast!

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Private Parties

Private parties are a great way to entertain a large group!

  • Churches
  • Schools
  • Day Camps
  • Employee parties
  • Large Birthdays

We can handle ’em all, and everyone will have a great time!

With a large selection of music and games, everyone can do their own thing and still have fun with the others in the group! If you have special requests, bring your own music and our DJ’s will spin them up

Where else in Branson can you entertain a large group for two hours for $4.00 per person*?

 

 

* $199 minimum (plus tax) on private parties, please. Private birthdays are unlimited guests. Includes 2 hours of fun! $25 cleaning fee added for private parties if food and drink brought in from outside.

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