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rink

1. an expanse of ice for skating on, esp one that is artificially prepared and under cover
2. an area for roller skating on
3. a building or enclosure for ice skating or roller skating
4. Bowls a strip of the green, usually about 5--7 metres wide, on which a game is played
5. Curling the strip of ice on which the game is played, usually 41 by 4 metres
6. (in bowls and curling) the players on one side in a game

rink

1. A bounded space of ice, usually enclosed, for skating, curling, or ice hockey matches.
2. A bounded space, usually enclosed, with a smooth floor, of wood or asphalt, for roller skating.
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Last year, the rink welcomed nearly 49,000 visitors to take to the ice and enjoy the festivities.
I used to think that the focus of an outdoor rink was solely about the ice and the construction.
It was also the first British rink to hold the World Championships for Roller Dance in 1967.
The Duchess of York unveils the plaque which bears her name at the official |opening of Wales National Ice Rink on April 27, 1987 |The Duchess of York unveils the plaque which bears her name at the official |opening of Wales National Ice Rink on April 27, 1987
the ice rink is the only part of historical Whitley Bay left.
At Huddersfield, Hornsea sent two strong rinks to challenge the hosts and both rinks were tight throughout.
Ayman Sartawi, the recreation facilities manager said the new rink has been designed to be a year-round destination for families and skating enthusiasts.
Setting up the rink outdoors in a country with a crippled electrical grid and heavy winter rains is a risky proposition.
The latest addition to an array of ice rink events including 'Disco on Ice,' Broomball will appeal to a wide audience as it does not require ice skates to play the game.
The rink is open throughout the six-week summer holidays and businessman Jan Eskildsen, who hired the sports hall from Durham County Council to install the rink, said it was part of his plan to build a new permanent ice rink in Durham City.
Spinningfields Ice Rink, Piccadilly, Manchester Until January 3.
A reader's letter in the ECHO sparked a whole flood of memories, and Liverpool singer Ray Quinn's skills in ITV's Dancing on Ice have served to remind us once again how much the city needs a new rink - at the moment skaters have to make their way either to Queensferry in north Wales or Altrincham.