Inline Skating Wheels Summerville SC

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

Dick's Sporting Goods
(843) 873-4065
355 Azalea Square Blvd.
Summerville, SC
 
Sports Authority
(843) 863-9299
North Rivers Market, 7800 Rivers Avenue
North Charleston, SC
Services
Golf Day Shop, Golf Hitting Cage, Golf Trade-In Program, Firearms/Hunting, Hunting and Fishing Licenses, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Hibbett Sports
(843) 851-5330
404 Azalea Square Blvd Unit D
Summerville, SC
 
Big Dogs Sportswear
(843) 744-7337
4840 Tanger Outlet Blvd
North Charleston, SC
 
Pacific Sunwear
(843) 863-9536
2150 Northwoods Blvd
North Charleston, SC
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(843) 573-0891
2070 Sam Rittenberg Blvd
Charleston, SC
 
Sportsman's Shop The
(843) 376-0098
613 Old Trolley Rd
Summerville, SC
 
Holiday Inc
(843) 832-0511
217 Church St
Ridgeville, SC
 
Old Navy
(843) 553-8976
7620 Rivers Ave Ste 210
North Charleston, SC
 
Sports Authority The
(843) 863-9299
7800 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC
 

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.

Now...

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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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