A rink for all seasons, generations: For 40 years, Auburn's Skate Connection has rolled along behind Gustafson,

If the walls of Auburn's Skate Connection could only talk, oh, the stories they could share. Tales of skaters young and old. Tales of figure skating, speed skating and indoor hockey on roller skates. Tales of Olympic speed skating gold medalist Apolo Ohno, who got his start on the maple wood floor of the Skate Connection. Tales of the heyday of indoor skating during the disco-mad early 1980s. Luckily, the walls don't have to talk — they've got John Gustafson. Continue Reading → ​ ​