Roller skating is a great lower body exercise. It works muscles in your calves, quads, and glutes. It’s also a low-impact fitness activity that helps with balance, coordination, and calorie burning. Check out these Austin roller rinks conveniently located near our Zilker apartments:
Austin Roller Rink
In 2015, Austin Roller Rink was voted the best venue by South by Southwest (SXSW). Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights are adult-only skate nights. Guests are invited to bring their own drinks.
Playland Skate Center
Opened in 1973, Playland Skate Center has been one of the most beloved Austin roller rinks for decades. The largest rink in the city, Playland Skate Center offers 27,500 square feet of roller skating bliss. Playland Skate Center’s staff can help you out with skate lessons if you’re trying out this sport for the first time. Lessons are every Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. with the purchase of admission. You’ll learn the basics of skating, starting, stopping, rolling, and turning. More advanced skaters can work on their crossing and backward skating technique with the pros. Private lessons are also available.
Rock Sports Arena
Rock Sports Arena hosts a variety of sports training, roller skating, events, parties, and more at their venue in Round Rock. You’ll find roller derby, roller hockey, ball and floor hockey, volleyball clubs, and a 24-hour fitness gym. Check out their event calendar to see what activities interest you most.
Austin roller rinks are a fun way to keep you moving while you jam to fun tunes with your friends. If you’re looking for other fitness opportunities near Austin, find your inner warrior with these kickboxing classes. When you’re ready to explore your next home at Cole Apartments, please contact us. We would love to give you a tour of our welcoming community.Back to all posts