Skating is the act of gliding over ground on wheeled boots or on ice with bladed boots. Competitive skating is called figure skating and can be performed individually or as a group. Ice hockey and roller hockey are also played on skates.​

idioms and expressions from skating

Many idioms originated from skating and here is a list of them with pictures and examples.

sports idioms and sayings - skating idioms and phrases
skating phrases - break the ice
skating idioms and sayings - get one’s skates on
skating sayings - skate on thin ice