Hi, I've had my Speedsters for about a month now and I luv em! I've
had 3 pairs of Roces 2 LAX and 1 Barcelona and these are almost as
comfortable. I had to replace the wheels after my first skate cause
they were too soft. I put on 82a's and they're great.
On Mon, 23 Apr 2001 11:54:40 -0400, Sergey Sapozhnikov
>I just bought a pair, they are more comfortable for my wide feet than
>more narrow K2 models. My wife and son also bought them after trying a
>couple of different K2s in the same price range. All Speedsters I've
>seen (in different stores) were 76 mm, up to 80 mm.
>We skated 10-15 miles on a trail this weekend and everyone's happy with
>his choice (keep in mind that we're just beginners with some ice skating
>> I tried on a pair of Salomon Speedster skates this afternoon and they felt
>> really comfortable and supportive. They are 78a/72mm, ABEC 5's. It appears
>> that they can handle an 80mm or even a bit larger.
>> I do primarily city skating but am starting to get on the trails and really
>> need a good, versatile skate. Thanks.