Are there any skates you would suggest for a wide foot?|
We do have some skates that tend to have more of a wider fit than others. Skates outfitted with the Pacer R429 Boot or Dominion Boot has a more wide fit. The Sonic Cruiser Fun Outdoor Skate is also an
Do different manufacturers of skates fit the same or different?|
The same as your everyday shoes different manufacturers may fit different. Riedell Carrera tend to run on the small size because of the extra padding in them. We recommend choosing a size bigger . Mos
Do you have any half sizes?|
The majority of our skates are available in whole sizes and in regular width, however, we do carry some skates that are available in half sizes and in wide width.
If the skate you want is not av
Do you have any suggestions on sizing for Riedell speed boots?|
Review help for sizing Riedell speed boots .
Do you have any wide skates?|
The majority of our skates are available in whole sizes and in regular width, however, we do carry some skates that are available in half sizes and in wide width. If the skate you want is not availabl
How do I try on the new skates I have just purchased to see if they fit correctly?|
Picking the right product the first time around is important when placing orders online. Many of the skates and equipment we sell have sizing charts and sizing information. Sizing Guide , but here is
How do I choose the correct size skate for my growing child?|
Parents should buy skates no more than one size larger than the actual shoe size. For safety's sake - you can only anticipate so much growth. Sizing charts
How do I find my US Size if I am an International Customer? International Conversion Charts|
You can use the charts below to
convert from the shoe/skate size used in one country or region to the
shoe/skate size used in another country or region. However, please keep in mind that store and m
What are frames?|
Frames hold skate components in place
Most recreational frames are made of aluminum alloy or nylon and fiberglass composites.
Make sure the frames you select are designed for the type of skating you
What are the different types of closures used on inline skates?|
There are two primary forms of closure systems on inline skates.
Buckles are mostly found on recreational skates, and are the quickest to put on and take off.
Laces are less expensive than buckle cl
What are the smallest size and the biggest size skates you carry?|
Some of the smallest skates we carry are the Pacer Charger Skates they start off in a size 10J. Dominion Esprit starts in a size 8J. We also carry Zippy Starter Skate they are adjustable and come in 7
What does leather lined mean ?|
A leather lined skate boot has the support and dependability of authentic leather, but is easier to break in and available at a better price than a full leather boot.
What is a typical inline wheel size and hardness?|
A typical inline wheel diameters are from 70-110 mm, with larger wheels enhancing speed and smaller wheels being designed more for maneuverability.
Softer wheels are good for outdoor use and provide
What is the difference between hard shell and soft shell boot on the inline skates?|
The hard shell construction consists of molded plastic so they look similar to a ski boot. The lower half covers and protects the foot, while the upper half wraps around and supports the ankle. The tw
What size should I pick when ordering a set of plates?|
If you ordered a new plate today, for a standard mount, order the same size as your boots. If you are a half size, I would suggest to order the next size up if you've been skating less than 2 years or
What skates are recommended for those with narrow feet?|
We have several great skates that are recommended for a narrow foot the Labeda -STS-Pro , and the Labeda Acco-Pro . Any one of our skates made by Labeda run narrow.
Why does your sizing chart progress from girls/boys3 to a mens 4 ?|
When your child starts wearing a size 4 they are now on the same sizing chart as adult shoes. A child’s 4 is the same as an adult 4. There is no relation to age and shoe size in children. Review our