Roller Disco was the Groovy Combination of Skating and Disco Music in the 1970's

By Rebeka Knott
February 5th,1979: An acrobatic dancer doing the splits in mid-air at a roller disco. (Photo by Chris Moorhouse/Evening Standard/Getty Images)

The 1970’s was quite possibly the biggest decade of the popular activity of roller skating. Early on roller skating was always billed as a sport or a leisurely activity. That being said, roller skating became more than that. It had become a notable, historical phenomenon.

Roller skating in the 1970’s groovy era had become a craze!