Ice skates are boots with blades attached to the bottom, used to propel the bearer
across a .... Jump up ^ Old Norse Bone Skates; Jump up ^ Bone Ice Skates
Invented by Ancient Finns, Study Says, nat...
Jun 26, 2015 ... The first ice skates were made of animal bones, and originated in Ancient ... of
Philadelphia, PA, invented the first all-steel clamp for skates.
Jan 4, 2008 ... Ice-skating—the oldest human-powered means of transportation—was invented
in Finland not for fun but for survival, according to a new study.
May 29, 2010 ... The origin of ice skates dates back several thousand years, but the game of
hockey didn't originate until the 19th century. Mention of a game ...
Not much progress was made in the world of ice skates until 1848 when the first
all steel clamp was invented. This was shortly followed by the introduction of the ...
May 31, 2012 ... When did ice skating begin? Who was the first person to strap on a pair of ice
skate blades and glide across a frozen lake? How did figure ...
Dec 24, 2007 ... The oldest form of human-powered transport was ice skating, and was invented
in northern Europe around five thousand years ago.
Dec 24, 2007 ... Ice skating is enjoying a revival as a family day out - but 5000 years ago it was
invented as a means of survival, say scientists.
The virtual ice Skates museum shows the history of ice skates, skate making and
ice ... Anyway, a development from gliding on bones to skating on ironed wood ...
The all-metal skate seems to have come into existence about 1800 ... The first ice
skates used in America were of German origin and consisted of iron or steel ...