is the Detroit Skaters On The Go?
Well, let’s stroll down Memory Lane!!!!!!!
(Cookie), Theresa (Tee), Quintone (Tone), Tiffany and Cynthia
a group of skaters collaborated on what was needed to breathe
new life and add new interests of roller skating. This group
consisted of Debra Bosman, Marshall Carter, Lorna Hubbard, Brenda
Mallett and Cynthia Travis. Together, they formed Skaters On
The Move. Under this name, they organized an adventurous and
successful trip to Chicago, Illinois.
Charles Haywood and Andre Mitchell came together to orchestrate
a trip of skating bliss to Atlanta, Georgia. All who participated
had a splendid time and there were regrets from those who didn’t
Detroit Skaters On The Go evolved and since have sponsored and
traveled to New Jersey/New York, Atlanta, Chicago, St. Louis,
Who is the Detroit
Skaters On The Go? Lorna Hubbard, Theresa Jones, Andre Mitchell,
Cynthia Travis, Fred and La Cheryl Wicker. What was so special
about this group? We have in common a love for skating and meeting
people. We encourage and support clean, safe, healthy, courteous
and legal fun! Participants of sponsored activities of Detroit
Skaters On The Go include persons from all walks of life, both
professional and nonprofessional, technical, blue-collar, retired,
etc. Position/status has no bearing on an invitation to participate.
All that is asked is that you share the same love for skating.
a name change to Detroit Rhythmic Rollers came about with members
of Lorna Hubbard, Theresa Jones, Cynthia Travis, Fred and La
Cheryl Wicker. A Non-profit organization club.
we had various skating parties and some members attended other
skating parties in various states.
We have since
traveled and sponsored skating parties in Toronto-2000, 2001,
had skating competitions, fundraisers of which donations totaling
$2,300.00 to 4 charities. Provided Thanksgiving and Christmas
baskets to 4 families, parties for the children and skating
parties for adults as well. October 12 2005, we sponsored a
Fundraiser for the Katrina evacuees and donated all admission
proceeds to the Red Cross. We have hosted 5 Skate-O-Ween parties
for adults and skaters including ourselves wore costumes! This
event will be held every year.
3 new members join our club, Tiffany Brown, Quinton Greene,
and Kylah Preston and we welcome the young folks coming in and
providing their services, which has been outstanding! DRR &
PM Travel Services Inc. organized the 1st Cruise & Skate
Affair on-board the Royal Caribbean’s Mariner Of The Seas
May 23-30, 2004. Yes, We Skated On The Ship!!!! Another Cruise
& Skate is planned for May 2006.
Bon Voyage Cruise and Skate Recap
Ports: Labadee, Haiti; Ocho Rios, Jamaica; Georgetown, Grand
Cayman Island; and Cozumel, Mexico
As of 2005
club members were Tiffany Brown Quintone Greene Lorna Hubbard,
Theresa Jones, and Cynthia Travis. Technically, we have been
round for 12 years!
- Our Second Cruise & Skate was held May 20 – 27,
2006 on “The Navigator Of The Seas” a Eastern Cruise
to San Juan, Puerto Rico; Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas; Philipsburg,
St. Maarten; Nassau, Bahamas.
Bon Voyage Cruise and Skate Cruise Cliques
we had our 1st Breast Cancer “Roller Skating For The Cure”
at Northland Skating Center and donated all proceeds to The
Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute, the rink owner Mr. Larry
Masumy donated the rink to our club—we are looking forward
to the 2nd Roller Skating For The Cure” December 16, 2008
at Northland. Our club did an interview on Fox2 with Lila Lazarus
who skated with us on TV2.
- Our Third Cruise & Skate was held May 17-24, 2008, everyone
arrived a day early on May 16, 2008 and skated that night in
Fort Lauderdale, board The Liberty Of The Seas the next day
in Miami Florida on a Western Cruise to Labadee, Hispaniola(Haiti);
George Town, Grand Cayman Island; Cozumel, Mexico and Montego
Bay, Jamaica, a Fourth 4th Cruise & Skate May 22-29, 2010
is in the planning, updated information will be posted on skategroove.com
Take a tour of
Royal Caribbean's newest vessel "Oasis
of the Seas". This ship is truly unbelievable!
Came, We Skated, We Gone”
Tiffany Brown (Tiff) - firstname.lastname@example.org
Quintone Green(Tone) - email@example.com
Lorna Hubbard (Cookie) - firstname.lastname@example.org
Theresa Jones (Tee) - email@example.com