Inline Skating Wheels Green Valley AZ

Local resource for inline skating wheels in Green Valley. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to inline skates and skate parts, as well as advice and content on rollerblading.

Green Valley RV Resort Park
(520) 625-3900
19001 South Richfield Avenue
Green Valley, AZ
 
Green Valley Bike & Hike
(520) 393-7433
125 West Calle De Las Tiendas
Green Valley, AZ
 
Aastro Transmission & Auto Repair
(520) 295-8878
1401 West Valencia Road
Tucson, AZ
 
Acadian Court
(520) 741-7079
3184 East Benson Highway
Tucson, AZ
 
Mission View Manor Family Park
(520) 741-1965
31 West Los Reales Road
Tucson, AZ
 
Speedy Pro Windshield Repair
(520) 404-2643
277 West Calle de las Tiendas
Green Valley, AZ
 
Holmes Tuttle Ford Inc
(520)573-9930, (520)573-9914
1431 W Valencia Road
Tucson, AZ
 
Trimco
(520) 746-3525
5970 South Palo Verde Road
Tucson, AZ
 
Parklane Mobile Estates
(520) 889-5101
5255 South Park Avenue Ofc
Tucson, AZ
 
Voyager RV Resort Voyager Inn
(520) 574-5000
8701 South Kolb Road
Tucson, AZ
 

Are Big Wheels Really Faster?

Nov. 11, 2009

Are Big Wheels Really Faster?

QBill: What are your thoughts on wheel size for long-distance skating? I switched to a "big wheel" setup maybe two years ago because I felt like I didn’t have the same cruising speed as the skaters on big wheels. However, I have noticed that a number of course records still stand that were set on 80mm to 84mm wheels. With some adjustment to pacing and strategy, could skaters on 80mm wheels still win marathons and ultra-marathons today or would the stronger skaters on big wheel setups win every time? Thanks for your thoughts. - Jamie from Waco, Texas, USA

Hi, Jamie, from Waco, Texas (home state of Chad Hedrick): For starters, you have to take the old world records on 80mm and 84mm wheels with a grain of salt. Most were set on non-standard tracks under non-standard conditions.

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Are Evenly Spaced Wheels Better?

Nov. 25, 2009

Are Evenly Spaced Wheels Better?

QHi, Coach: Cado Motus claims on its website that "evenly-spaced wheels on the frame" — such as the ones sold by Cado Motus — "perform better than uneven spacings made to lower the boot." Is there any truth to this statement? Thanking you. - Vik Chandel in Chicago

Hi, Vik: The importance of evenly-spaced wheels has been accepted for years. Even before Cado Motus set up shop, most knowledgeable coaches advised skaters to avoid frames with odd spacings.

This warning was a response to one of the early 4x100mm frames made by another well-known company. The front wheel on this frame stuck way out in front of the skate. The result was a frame that was prone to bending and breaking and that did not provide a good push for skaters. Most modern frames have an ev...

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