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Have Fun with Inline Skates

I know that there are many of us that love skating, or would love to learn how to skate, and that is the reason why we are going to be looking at some of the tips to buying inline skates. We are also going to take you through your guide for the best inline skates that you can find in the market. We are going to start with the tips, as mentioned below:

Decide Your Needs

You need to decide the type of skating that you intend to do because it will determine the sorts of skates to buy. You also need to figure out what the most important thing in skates for you is. Below are some types of skates:

  • Multi-purpose skates
  • Hockey skates
  • Speed skates and 5-wheelers
  • Component Skates
  • Production 5-wheelers

You then need to decide what the most important thing is, speed, price or quality. Once you have decided your price range, you also need to factor in other things like safety gear, whether to order online or go to an actual store and the skating terminology. We are now going to review some inline skates that you can choose from. They all come highly recommended, and I'm pretty sure that you can find the one to suit your skating needs. We are going to begin with skates that are meant for men.

Have Fun with Inline Skates

Skates for Men

Rollerblade Men’s Zetrablade 80 Skates

Zetrablade packs quality and features into a key price point. They’re proud enough to put the Rollerblade name on this skate because it fits great and rolls smooth and comes in full sizes only.

Features

  • Rollerblade the number one brand in skating insures quality and value
  • Zetrablade is designed to take the beginner to the next level with a comfortable and stable skate
  • Simple and easy to use design with focus on stability
  • All conditions 80mm outdoor wheels and skate specific SG5 bearings for miles of use
  • Rollerblade the original brand created the sport of inline skating in 1980

VNLA Carbon Speed Inline Skates

VNLA Carbon speed inline skates are a great inline race skate for those looking to get into speed skating.

Features

  • Boots vanilla carbon - half carbon fiber, half fiber glass
  • Frames vanilla carbon - series 7000 aluminum- sizes 1-5 come with a 3x100 frame - sizes 6-13 come with a 4x100 frame
  • Wheels vanilla carbon - 85a indoor/outdoor - high quality urethane
  • Bearings abec-9 vanilla racing spec
  • Sizing speed skaters are in men's sizes (ladies go down one size)

Roller Derby Men’s V-Tech 500 Button Adjustable Inline Skate

Roller Derby is known to produce some of the best skates and these adjustable four-wheeler inline skates are great to ride.

Features

  • Super smooth gel wheels. Soft comfort shoe. EZ carry loop
  • Frame made of reinforced nylon
  • Simple buckle. No laces to tie.
  • Adjustable sizing via press of a button: small 12-1 ABEC 5, medium 2-5 ABEC 5, large 6-9 ABEC 7
  • Comes packaged in a beautiful color box. Make an amazing gift

Xtreme Free Fun Roll Adjustable Inline Skates

Perfect for growing kids who love to skate. Nice appearance with adjustable size to accommodate growing feet. Easy to change size.

Features

  • Man made
  • Lightweight patented torsion beam frame
  • 76mm Urethane wheels with LED
  • ABEC-7 bearing with nice holding.
  • Adjustable Sizing: Small 12-2, Medium 2-5

Skates for Women

We are now going to take a look at women’s skates.

Rollerblade 2015 MACROBLADE 90 High Performance Fitness/Training Skate with 90mm Wheels

Form fit liner for extreme comfort, 90mm wheels to help smooth things out and superior performance make this the ideal upgrade. Feel completely connected the moment you slide your feet in.

Features

  • Macro blade, two-layer seamless shell/ upper
  • Cuff buckle, 45° strap, speed lace and lace lock
  • Form 5 star fit, training foot bed

Rollerblade Women’s Zetrablade 80 Skate

Monocoque construction fuses the shell and frame into one piece simplifying the skate and reducing weight Rollerblade brand wheels offer balanced performance at 80mm with a Durometer rating of 82a Training Foot bed positions your foot for improved leverage and support If you want to go skate without fussing over your skates you’ll love the Rollerblade Zetrablade women’s Inline Skate. Its a Monocoque design that joins the frame and shell of the skate into a single piece reducing weight while also allowing for more efficient energy transfer from you to the wheels and those wheels are four 80mm ones underneath each foot giving you easy acceleration and control while the 82a rated polyurethane gives you reliable grip and help smooth out the ride by eating up smaller bumps and debris SPECSWheel Durometer 82.

Best Inline Skates for Kids

Roller Derby Girl’s Tracer Adjustable Inline Skates, White/Red

Perfect for growing kids who love to skate, the Roller Derby Tracer Adjustable Inline Skate offers performance and comfort with push button size adjustment to accommodate growing feet.

Features

  • Man made
  • Boot: Soft boot support system with dual cam-lever buckle, push button adjustment system, and comfort fit padding
  • Frame: Reinforced nylon
  • Wheels: Urethane Speed Formula
  • Bearings: Excellerator 608ZB
  • Adjustable Sizing: Small 12-1, Medium 2-5

Girls Lenexa Venus Black & Pink Adjustable Inline Skates Review

You can use these skates indoors or outdoors! These adjustable skates feature a soft ultra-padded boot design with vibrant colors and a cam lever buckle and cynch strap with a reinforced nylon frame. These inline skates also feature light urethane wheels and chrome steel ABEC 5 bearings. Small: Adjusts from Sizes Juvenile 11 to 1 Medium: Adjusts from Youth Sizes 1 to 4.

Features

  • Bearings - ABEC-5 Precision Speed
  • Wheels - PINK Lenexa Venus Inline Recreational Wheels, Grippy pure urethane wheels
  • Boots - Lenexa Venus Comfortable Soft-Shell Boot with Laces Velcro Strap and Buckle durable, high-quality line
  • Rink Friendly Heel Stop

K2 Skate Girl’s Marlee Inline Skates

New skaters need quality skates that deliver a fun experience. The Marlee will provide that fun experience, while also providing the extra stability needed for new skaters with a vibration dampening composite frame. Combined with the comfort of the K2 Soft Boot and 5 full sizes of adjustability, you've got the perfect tool to get that new skater going.

Features

  • Original K2 Softboot
  • Cuff: Stability Plus
  • Frame: F.B.I
  • Wheels/Bearings: 70mm, 80a/ABEC 3
  • Lacing system: Traditional Lacing

Roller Derby Boy’s Tracer Adjustable Inline Skate

Ideal for growing kids who love to skate, the Tracer Adjustable Inline Skate offers performance and comfort with push button size adjustment to accommodate growing feet.

Boot

  • Adjustable molded shell
  • Deluxe washable liner
  • Locking cam lever buckles

Frame

  • Polymer
  • Urethane

Wheel

  • Small: 64mm
  • Medium: 70mm

Features

  • Man made
  • Boot: Soft boot support system with dual cam-lever buckle, push button adjustment system, and comfort fit padding
  • Frame: Reinforced Nylon
  • Wheels: Urethane Speed Formula
  • Bearings: Excellerator 608ZB
  • Adjustable Sizing: Small 12-1, Medium 2-5

Conclusion

You now know some of the things to go for when choosing inline skates. We went ahead and reviewed skates for men, women and children that you can choose from. Remember to also buy safety gear so that you stay safe in case of a fall.