We like to write about our favorite sport, roller skating! You’ll find fun articles and insights into the sport along with helpful hints about roller skating and its benefits.

Corporate Holiday Party

The boss gives you the task of planning the holiday party for the office. We have an excellent idea for you that will make you the rockstar of your company! Have a Holiday Party at Sk8 World of Portage Indiana! All the fun you can have when the entire family is...

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Lacing up your Roller Skates

Lacing up your skates is a big deal. No, not the difficulty of it - that's something most 6 year olds can do. Did you know you can lace up your roller skates in different ways to benefit your feet? Most feet are not perfectly formed and therefore we offer that there...

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Skate Maintenance Mondays

We get it, you can't go roller skating on Monday at Sk8world in Portage Indiana. Monday, being the first day of the work week is a great time to plan your skating time as well as checking out your skates. Sk8world has a great schedule of public skate sessions so take...

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A roller rink reborn in Portage Indiana

So many roller rinks around the country are closing, there's certainly room for a story of a roller rink with a happy ending. Sk8world of Portage Indiana was one of those closed rinks. Formerly known as R-Way that had been closed for a while went up for sale. Current...

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10 Reasons to Roller Skate at Sk8world!

Do you want to encourage your kids to get off the couch, put down the phone, and get some exercise? And how about a great opportunity for them to socialize and have fun? Look no further! Here are 10 Reasons to go to Sk8world: 1) EXERCISE. Rollerskating is great...

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What is JB Skating?

The Midwest and most notably the Chicago/Northwest Indiana section of the country has been home to an amazing roller skating style called JB. What does the JB stand for? James Brown of course! There are variations on this style of skating and it is still one of the...

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