TeamSk8 Luvs Country Skateland

The attending members of TeamSk8 had a ball at the 2015 Country Skateland Competition in Ohio on March 28th and 29th. 11 of our skaters brought home 27 medals. We are very proud of Hayley Bragg and Haylee Hosea for toughing it out at their first big invitational and bringing home placements. Skating on a different floor…

Its Always Bottle Drive Time

TeamSk8 is getting ready for 2015 Regionals in Romeoville, Illinois and National Championships in Albuquerque, New Mexico this summer. Donations to help with the costs of these trips are always welcome. We are collecting bottles and cans to raise funds for travel, costumes, equipment and fees, so if you have any returnables at your home or business please email…

The National Coney Island Hot Dogs are Back!

Everyone loves a good hot dog. They are usually on a plate, but Team Sk8 helps them roll down Woodward Avenue and other main streets in Southeastern Michigan. TeamSk8rs of all ages who skated were from Rollerama, Rollhaven and were joined by Jamie Noll and her skaters who were started in school and church skating programs via One Skate Ahead…

The TeamSk8 Travel Fund

Our group is raising funds for this seasons travel, costumes, equipment and fees for competitive, exhibition, show and parade activities. There are two ways you can help: 1. Shop in our TeamSk8 online store filled with 1500+ amazing items, and we will receive 40% of every purchase! 2. Share this TeamSk8 fundraiser information with your friends and…

National Results!

TeamSk8 had a lot of GR8 adventures at Nationals: 4th in Juvenile Elementary Freestyle for Gene 4th in Open A Inline Creative Solo Freedance for Autumn 7th in Elementary B Team Dance for Annabel and Ben 7th in Junior Precision Team for Synergy 3rd Place Open Team Free Dance for Kaylee and Alex 3rd in Senior…

An Evening at the Speakeasy

Our Evening at the Speakeasy Summer Show entertained many on Sunday, July 13th at the Rollerama Skating Center in Brighton, Michigan. Doors opened at 6:30pm and the fun and entertainment started at 7:00pm. Our competitive, youth and guests performed – featuring TeamSk8’s current and future skating champions of all ages. Admission was $10 including a souvenir program and…

Results of a Tough Skating Season

It has been a tough year with injuries, illnesses, surgeries, cancelled practices due to winter storms and even some spring flooding at one of our rinks. But, we have managed to pull together our individual skaters and teams for a very successful Regional Championship. Wish us luck at Nationals in Lincoln, Nebraska. TeamSk8 Great Lakes…

TheAtomicCupcakes.com

If you don’t hafta have art, be a Cupcake. The Atomic Cupcakes Junior Roller Derby was formed in Brighton, Michigan in 2010, and expanded to Flint, Michigan in 2012. Our sister club for roller derby divas is the Atomic Cupcakes, and this junior derby team is always accepting new skaters from 7-17 years of age….

The Oberlin Adventure

Oberlin, Ohio is a small place on the map, but the sleepy little town is big in the Great Lakes Region for producing roller sports athletes. This season 13 of our TeamSk8 members went to the Country Skate Rink in Oberlin for their Annual Invitational meet, and we had a ball… and skated good, too….

PanAm Figure Roller Sports Championship

Every season TeamSk8 makes an effort to attend one or more large invitational skating events. This season three of our skaters attended the PanAm Figure Roller Sports Championship at Skate Reflections in Orlando, Florida from January 17-20. This event was the qualifying meet for countries North and South American countries and outlying islands that want…

Little Dance Teams

Nothing is more fun than learning how to skate with your team members. Our club is more freestyle, figure and show oriented, but we work on dances to learn good footwork and to build team skating skills. Every Sunday evening, we get together for our club workshop which includes the basic dances. After all, dance…

Zombies on the Prowl

Our Junior Precision Team skated as zombies at the 2013 National Championship in Albuquerque, New Mexico. This year, who knows what they will be, but they have promised to have a lot of fun. The team has grown, and hopes that all members will be able to travel to the 2014 National Championship, since it…