GO BIG in these Roller Derby Elite fitness and distance skates featuring USA-made 125mm 3-wheel setup. SKATE LONGER with quick-dry comfort liner, supportive shell, and micro-fit closure system. HIGH END FEATURES from speed skate tech and fitness performance give you the best skating experience. RACE READY.
Sizes: 5, 6, 12. The R4's shell is made of a fiberglass-reinforced nylon material that holds strong and stable at high speeds, with a softer cuff area for more comfort. The R4 has an incredibly secure ankle and heel fit thanks to 3D anatomical padding in the ankle and tendon area, plus race-specific speedfoam that is soft but not so soft that it absorbs energy.
Sizes: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13. GO BIG in these Roller Derby Elite fitness and distance skates featuring USA-made 125mm 3-wheel setup. SKATE LONGER with quick-dry comfort liner, supportive shell, and micro-fit closure system. HIGH END FEATURES from speed skate tech and fitness performance give you the best skating experience. RACE READY.
The Matrix is Atom’s All Purpose wheel. Whether you’re looking to make the podium or set a new personal best time on your local trail, the Matrix is up for the task! Matrix represents a MAJOR overhaul utilizing our X-Flex core and proprietary 'Insane Thane' formula. Insane-Thane surpasses ALL previous Atom Wheels formulas. Trust your instincts - Skate at speeds and angles you have only dreamed about!
Luigino Challenge is widely recognized as the best-fitting and performing boot in the world. First introduced in 2009 with our proprietary Barefoot Technology (BFT), the Challenge now features all of Luigino’s latest technology, (excluding Pro-E). The industry leader has gotten even better. Challenge is a low-profile shoe that allows ultimate performance for all types and styles of inline speed skating. Both the toe and ankle straps provide support and control. Our BFT Technology ensures a superior fit.
Luigino Bionic Ceramic Bearings 12 Pack - $74.95 16 Pack - $99.95 20 Pack - $124.95 Bionic Ceramic Bearings are made for skaters looking for "ELITE" level speed but at a recreational price! Designed to meet the harsh demands skaters require, the Bionic Ceramic bearings are sure to NOT DISAPPOINT! Bionic CERAMIC Bearings, High grade black ceramic balls, Double honed inner and outer races, Nylon cage (retainer), Bionic light oil (included).
How to align your skate frames The first thing you want to do concerning proper frame alignment is center the frame to the heel of the boot (try to always keep the frame center to the heel of the boot). Below is a picture of the back of a boot with the frame in the center of the heel. Next is to center the frame to the front of the boots. Now that you have the frames centered to the front and the back of the boot you now want to go out and skate for 2 minutes to see if your pronating (ankles collapsing in) or supinating (ankles falling out). If your ankles are not collapsing to the inside your a supinater and you can leave the frames in a center front.........
Speed Skating & Double Push For Beginners Being someone who's been doing the double push for years and looking on the internet at the "how to do the double push" information, I was completely lost. Now if someone who can do the double push doesn't understand the "how to do the double push" information, how is someone that can't do the double push supposed to understand. In this article I made the steps very basic to get you on your way to doing the double push. First you have to learn your outside edges. If you take nothing away from this other than learning your outside edges you have taken a major step........
The first thing you want to do is mount the frame on the boot and lightly tighten the bolts. Second is to center the frame with the back of the boot. Not like this (see below). And not like this. Here the frame is in the center in the back and toed in a bit in front. Here I'm putting a leather tab (tabs are 40 thousands of an inch or 1 mm thick) on the bottom of the boot next to where the frame meets the boot. These tabs are put on the outside of the boot and frame, not the inside. Tabs can be cut out of a leather work glove that can be found .........