A mix of skiing and rollerblading, the Scandinavian sport is the closest you can get to cross country skiing without snow.
Roller Skiing is immensely fun, and it’s also a fantastic full-body workout. As the sport is low-impact the entire family can enjoy the workout regardless of age or ability. Find out more about roller skiing
York Sport is home to York Go Roller Ski Club, who run regular weekly sessions for all abilities. Their 19:30 Friday sessions are perfect for beginners and are usually led by a qualified instructor, who will be able to introduce you to the sport and guide you through the basics. These sessions cost £4.00 payable at York Sport Village reception PLUS £2.00 for equipment hire payable to the instructor.
Snowsport England run regular GoRollerSki courses throughout the year, providing 6 weeks of lessons when ski & boot hire is included in the session fee.