David Maurer, 14, skates past a frequently patched but still-growing crack in the surface of the Bristol Sports Arena on Tuesday while practicing with Island Recreation Association’s roller hockey league. Maurer said the uneven rink surface makes it difficult for players to control the puck.
David Maurer, 14, skates past a frequently patched but still-growing crack in the surface of the Bristol Sports Arena on Tuesday while practicing with Island Recreation Association’s roller hockey league. Maurer said the uneven rink surface makes it difficult for players to control the puck. Jay Karr/The Island Packet
David Maurer, 14, skates past a frequently patched but still-growing crack in the surface of the Bristol Sports Arena on Tuesday while practicing with Island Recreation Association’s roller hockey league. Maurer said the uneven rink surface makes it difficult for players to control the puck. Jay Karr/The Island Packet

Town, county rolling along on improving skate park

September 29, 2010 6:00 PM