skatetown

Hit the rink

Skatetown on Orlando Avenue opened its outdoor ice skating rink Monday, which will remain open through Feb. 17, 2014. In the evening, twinkling lights will dance to the seasonal mu ...

Crush Bonspiel curling returns to Roseville — with extra-curricular activities planned

Wine Country Curling, ever the gracious host, has places to go and things to do for visiting curlers when they aren’t competing in the Wine Country Curling Club Crush Bonspie ...

Sports program enables disabled veterans

Chad Hansen looks forward to having an operation that will allow him to resume running next year. “Can’t wait,” he says. For now, Hansen has to use a cane most ...

Olympic medalist Anderson to swim in Russia, Spain

Granite Bay High School graduate and 2012 Olympic silver medalist Haley Anderson was named to USA Swimming’s roster for the World University Games in Kazan, Russia, and the F ...

Roseville-based hockey team shoots and scores again

The Capital Thunder went into this hockey season with many means of motivation. The program that trains at Skatetown in Roseville lost several key players from the Midget A 18U te ...

Roseville's Skatetown strikes gold again as showcase returns

The Gold Rush Showcase returned to Skatetown in Roseville last weekend after a one-year hiatus and hit the ground running. There were 55 competitors for the program that was equal ...

Figure skating showcase returns to Skatetown in Roseville

The Gold Rush Showcase is back at Skatetown. The ice-skating rink in Roseville on Saturday will be host to the figure skating event that’s equal parts solo dance series and ...

Hockey and life, from Roseville to Russia

The U.S.-Russia Bilateral Presidential Commission Hockey Exchange was designed to encourage a mutual understanding between the people of the two countries. And with that in mind, ...

Skaters of all ages steal show in San Jose

For a few days this month, the ice at the San Jose Arena replaced the brutal game of Sharks’ hockey with the sparkle and glitter of international figure skating. Skatetown Ice Ar ...