How to Do Crossovers on Roller Skates

Well, crossovers aren’t easy even though they’re a fancy thing to learn. But if you’re going to be roller skating for a lifetime, you’ve got to get down your crossovers. You must learn how to do crossovers on roller skates, even when you’re riding super fast. Why? Because navigating corners is one of the quickest … Read more

Best Knee Pads for Roller Skating

Triple 8 KP 22 sleeve-type knee pad

You’re organizing protective gear for roller skating. That’s why you’re researching the best knee pads for roller skating, right? Roller Skating is tons of fun. But you never want to scoot about the streets without adequate protection. There’s a reason even pro-level skaters spend a pretty penny on good rollerskating gear such including certified quad … Read more

Best Roller Skates for Wide Feet

best roller skates for wide feet

You’re a wide-footed roller skater. That’s why you’re researching the best roller skates for wide feet. In this post, I hold your hand through the often challenging process of selecting quad skates that fit even if you have wide, f;at feet. If you leave this place with a pair of comfy quads with lots of … Read more

How to Stop On Rollerskates for Beginners

In an earlier post, I covered in some detail how to stop on rollerblades for beginners. And in how to stop on rollerskates for beginners, I’ll show you at least 5 beginner-friendly ways to slow down and finally stop on your rollerskates. Stay with me awhile, and you’ll soon know what to do when you’re … Read more

How to Rollerskate for Beginners

You’ve just received a fine pair of quad skates and are now wondering what to do with them. Luckily, you landed on this post. And this post will focus on how to rollerskate for beginners. Here’s how to ride rollerblades in case you’d like to learn. Lots of beginner quad skaters tend to rollerskate the … Read more

Differences Between Rollerskating and Rollerblading

differences between quadskates vs rollerblades

Rollerskates vs. Rollerblades, what’s the difference? Quite a few performance and design aspects distinguish rollerskates from rollerblades. In this post, I describe the differences between rollerskating and rollerblading as well as the differences between rollerskates (quads) and rollerblades (inline skates). Now, to understand the key differences between rollerskates and rollerblades, it’s crucial to grasp what … Read more

Best Roller Skates for Dancing for 2021 [Reviews]

VNLA Tuxed Skates in Different Colours

You’ve likely watched those amazing roller skate dancers jamming to Pardison Fontaine’s Backin’ It Up. And you’ve always wondered if you, too, can groove like one of those guys and gals. Maybe you’ve been meaning to take your rhythm and blues skating to a whole new level. Probably even join a roller dance competition? With … Read more

Best Rollerblades for Outdoors

Best rollerblades for outdoors blading

One key difference between the best rollerblades for indoor skating and the best rollerblades for outdoors use is wheel diameter. Another important distinction is durometer, or how hard or soft the skate is. Generally, indoor skating requires smaller, harder wheels while outdoor rollerblading demands larger, softer wheels. And depending on how rough the outdoor environment … Read more