It can be tricky to know where to start. There are so many moving parts to a rollerskate, and for new skaters getting familiar with the gear they are utilizing is essential to ensure they get the most out of their roller skate setup (Check this blog for skate breakdown).
But once you understand the moving parts, there’s the added layer of skatepark specific upgrades! So, how do you know when to upgrade your Wheels or add on Slide Blocks or Grind Trucks?
The answer is different for everyone, but here is our insight into what gear you should prioritize and why!
We are facing challenging times and these days creativity is acting weird with some of us: one day it strikes hard and you find yourself sewing till 2AM, another day your brain feels dry like an empty pool (I wish I could skate that btw). If today is one of your "low" moments, I got your back, my friends. I personally love handmade zines, even more than printed ones. They are extremely easy to make and to fold, plus if you start from scratch you won't even need a printer. How cool is that? For those of you who...
Whether you're transitioning a set of derby skates or setting up a brand new kit, here are our top 3 quick tweaks to your roller skates that will make your first rolls in the ramp easy breezy!