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Dick's Sporting Goods
(914) 328-3487
The Source
White Plains, NY
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(516) 247-6400
Roosevelt Field Mall
Garden City, NY
 
Modell's Sporting Goods
(914) 637-3700
19 LeCount Place
New Rochelle, NY
Hours
11:00AM - 9:00PM MONDAY - THURSDAY
11:00AM - 9:30PM FRIDAY & SATURDAY
11:00AM - 8:00PM SUNDAY

Modell's Sporting Goods
(914) 738-2613
843 Pelham Parkway
Pelham Manor, NY
Hours
9:00AM - 9:30PM MONDAY - SATURDAY
10:00AM - 8:00PM SUNDAY

Modell's Sporting Goods
(718) 320-2500
2228 Bartow Avenue
Bronx, NY
Hours
9:30AM - 9:30PM MONDAY - SATURDAY
10:00AM - 8:00PM SUNDAY

Mickey Kydes Soccer Pro Soccer Camp
49 Clinton Ave.
Dobbs Ferry, NY
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(201) 261-2926
Paramus Towne Square
Paramus, NJ
 
Aqua Visions Scuba Ltd
(914) 381-1884
126 Mamaroneck Ave
Mamaroneck, NY
 
Modell's Sporting Goods
(914) 337-3900
2550 Central Park Avenue
Yonkers, NY
Hours
9:00AM - 9:30PM MONDAY - THURSDAY
9:00AM - 10:00PM FRIDAY - SATURDAY
10:00AM - 8:00PM SUNDAY

Sports Authority
(914) 963-3733
750 Central Park Avenue, #200
Yonkers, NY
Services
Golf Trade-In Program, Delivery & Assembly
Hours
Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 9:30pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 7:00pm
Holiday hours may vary.

Preventing Loose Frame Bolts on Inline Skates

By Peter Doucet
 

Rear frame bolt on inline skate

Rear frame bolt onPeter Doucet's Cado Motus setup.

photo: Peter Doucet
 

Various disasters lurk on the racecourse. Falling. Getting lost. Being out of shape and outclassed by the competition.

Or all three at once.

Here’s another: the loose frame bolt.

The first indication that anything is wrong is the dreaded clicking sound of a loose frame. At that point, the bolt has loosened.

Next, the bolt falls out, allowing the frame to swing wildly from side to side.

At that point anything can happen, none of it good.

For me, loose frame bolts have resulted in falls or DNFs. Less fortunate skaters have suffered broken ankles.

Fortunately, you can usually prevent frame bolts from loosening with a little preventative maintenance.

Here’s how:

Tighten Up

The most important thing you can do to make sure your frame bolts don’t drop out is to keep them nice and tight. This means checking them regularly and re-tighteni...

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