Maintenance - Speed
Keep Your Speed Skates in top Condition
As any inline speed skater knows, there are often fine margins when out on the track. Therefore, it’s important that you do all you can to get the edge over your opponents. The simplest way to do this is by carrying out regular speed skate maintenance. Although it’s not the most fun of tasks, it’s recommended for all skaters, whether you race competitively or just for fun.
Maintenance for speed skates comes in various forms. Bearing cleaners make the process of cleaning your bearings much easier. You will also find a range of bearing oils and speed solutions here. These are to be applied after you have cleaned your bearings, making sure that your bearings will roll smoothly.
Speed Skate Tools for the Perfect Setup
Inline speed skate tools are one of the most essential pieces of gear for any speed skater. If you’ve got a screw loose or just want to make sure that everything is securely tightened before a big race then a speed skate tool is exactly what you need. Knowing that you have tightened everything properly means you can safely skate with confidence. The skate tools are usually multifunctional, and sometimes have up to five different tools. Common tools include a bearing extractor and press as well as screwdrivers.
Of course, no matter how well you maintain your skates there will come a time when they are worn out and need to be replaced. In our Speed Skate Parts category, you will find all the replacement parts you need for speed skating.