Inline Skating Wheels Pleasant Hill CA

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

Jack Hyde Soccer Camp
Po Box 13129
Oakland , CA
 
Play It Again Sports
(925) 825-3396
1601 Contra Costa Boulevard
Pleasant Hill, CA
 
Creative Sports
(925) 938-2255
1924 Oak Park Boulevard Suite C
Pleasant Hill, CA
 
Kirker Enterprises
(925)680-1542,(925)680-8537
1926 Contra Costa Boulevard Suite #101
Pleasant Hill, CA
 
Drag Free Enterprises
(925)939-3113 ,(925)939-3183
1924 Oak Park Boulevard
Pleasant Hill, CA
 
Sutton Soccer Camps
1916 Stanford St
Alameda, CA
 
Sunrise Mountain Sports
(925) 686-9740
15 Crescent Drive Suite B
Pleasant Hill, CA
 
Joe`s Custom Clubs & Repair
(925) 685-2524
75 Doray Drive
Pleasant Hill, CA
 
A Touch Of - Elegance
(925) 935-4440
2086 Pleasant Hill Road
Pleasant Hill, CA
 
Pleasant Hill Cyclery
(925) 676-2667
1494 Contra Costa Boulevard
Pleasant Hill, CA
 

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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