The biggest challenge for any skater who doesn’t live in frigid environs? Available ice sheets.
Japan’s Space World theme park in Kitakyushu City attempted to create one for its patrons, with a rather novel twist: Under the ice were 5,000 sea creatures, frozen in place.
Fish. Crabs. Many other aquatic friends, whose rigid carcasses made for impressive designs on the ice. If the Canadian national hockey team can freeze a loonie under the ice for good luck, we can’t imagine the good fortune one would experience with 5,000 Japanese fish under their skates.
Called “Freezing Port,” it was billedRead More »from Japanese skating rink freezes 5,000 sea animals, closes after backlash