British Skating Legends

Unsung heroes of British roller speed skating

John Folley wins the 10000 metres World Championship in Mar del Plata, Argentina in 1969.  Folley was the last British World Champion but there have been many, many more great skaters before and after him.  This site is dedicated to all those athletes we regard as...


Please feel free to contact me with your suggestions for inclusion, along with details you feel are relevant to the skater you would like to see acknowledged here.  Additionally, if you want to mail me your own "write up" and photograph of a BRITISH SKATING LEGEND, again feel free to do so and I will do my best to publish it on this website.  Please note, though, that as owner of this site any inclusion is entirely at my discretion, as is the editing of any write up that may be submitted.  Those items submitted and included here may make reference to the person requesting the inclusion unless anonymity is specifically requested.

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