If you’re new to the world of skating, it’s important to know that all rollerblades are not the same.
There are a variety of different styles out there depending on your level of experience and what type of skating you want to do.
From different cuffs to varying sizes in the wheels, here is an in-depth guide into everything you need to know about the different types of rollerblades so that you can decide which are best for you.
Which type of skating?
The first thing to decide is what type of rollerblading you’ll be partaking in.
Are you just beginning and you want to stick to standard street or rink skating? If you’re looking at blading in a competitive sense then you’ll have to consider more specialist skates with particular specifications. Or if you’re into street skating, involving tricks and jumps, then you’ll need a skate with different wheels and frame length.
So, you’ve seen some roller skaters showing off down at the beach and now you’ve decided that you want to grab a pair yourself and see what skills you’ve got. If so, don’t worry too much about splashing out on an expensive pair, just something … Read the rest