An introduction to skating equipment including
skates, helmets, protective gear, wheels, bearings,
and skating accessories.
How to Put On Your Wrist Guards
Putting on your wrist guards can be confusing the first
time you do it. Here are some instructions that will
work for almost any type of wrist guard.
How to Adjust a Bicycle Helmet
Instructions from the Bicycle Helmet Safety Institute
for fitting and adjusting the type of helmets worn by
cyclists and skaters
Skate Manufacturers A to Z
An directory of the official Web sites of
more than 80 skate manufacturers around the world.
Helmet manufacturers, buying guides,
and safety standards plus helmet safetystudies
and information about helmet laws around the world.
Wheels for Skates
Skate wheel manufacturers, buying guides,
wheel specifications, and how to maintain your skate wheels.
Bearings for Skate Wheels
What is a skate bearing, how they work,
who makes the best bearings, and an explanation
of the ABEC scale for rating bearings.
Articles, information, and sources for all types
of skating accessories including protective gear,
helmets, skate bags, rear view mirrors, blister kits,
lace hooks, boot laces, night lights, safety vests,
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