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25 Takes on Skates

From Rollerskating Babies to Motorized Wheels Attached to Your Shoes

— July 14, 2009 — Lifestyle
Personal mobility doesn’t get more personal than skates. Rollers, blades and strap-on wheels are all part of the skating family.

Whether for low-cost transportation, sport, competition, or recreation, skates are fun for your feet and the rest of your body gets to come along for the ride.

With a little practice and determination almost anyone can learn to skate, so we’ve gathered together some examples of skates and skating-inspired trends for you to consider.
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Activity
Freshness
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Electric Powered Skates
Electric Powered Skates
iSkate For Alternative Commuters
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24
Roller Disco on the Rise
Roller Disco on the Rise
Fun & Friction Burns
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23
Ice Skating Testicle
Ice Skating Testicle
Check Your Balls Campaign
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22
Inline Skating Slalom
Inline Skating Slalom
Mimicking Skiing on Roller Blades is Exploding Worldwide
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21
Fashionable Outdoor Roller Rinks
Fashionable Outdoor Roller Rinks
Preen Blades at Nokia Skate Almighty
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20
Plen the Skating Robot- Skates Better Than You Ever Will
Plen the Skating Robot- Skates Better Than You Ever Will
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19
Ultra Fast Roller Skates
Ultra Fast Roller Skates
Booster Blades
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18
Shaving With Skates, Whiskers & Shears
Shaving With Skates, Whiskers & Shears
Wilkinson Sword Saves You With Home Delivery
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17
Car-Inspired Roller Skates
Car-Inspired Roller Skates
Vauxhall Releases Corsa Skates to Promo Disco Night
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16
Mexico City's Mega Skating Rink
Mexico City's Mega Skating Rink
3,200 Sq Meter Rink in Zocalo Square
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15
Roller Derby
Roller Derby
Where Else Can You Wear Makeup + A Skirt And Kick The Crap Out Of People?
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14
Rollerblading Giraffes
Rollerblading Giraffes
Orangina Gets Kooky With Humanimal Ad Campaign
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13
Musical Rollerskating
Musical Rollerskating
Michel Lauziere Plays Classics on Glass Bottles With Rollerblades
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12
Homeless Musican Fashion Designers
Homeless Musican Fashion Designers
The Crazy Robertson
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11
Rollerblades 2.0
Rollerblades 2.0
Inline Skates that do a 720
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10
Freeline Skates
Freeline Skates
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9
Carpet Skates
Carpet Skates
A Great Way to Break Your Arm
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8
Heated Blades
Heated Blades
Thermablade To Revolutionize Hockey
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7
Rollerblading Baby Ads
Rollerblading Baby Ads
Evian Takes Living Young to a Whole New Extreme
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6
Strap-On Transportation
Strap-On Transportation
Skorpion Skates
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5
Designer Skates
Designer Skates
Emporio Armani Skorpion Quadline Roller-Skates
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4
Knitted Roller Skates
Knitted Roller Skates
Faux Athletic Baby Feet Accessories By Allkindsofstuff
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3
Safer Inline Skates
Safer Inline Skates
'Mercury' Skate Design Reduces Fatigue, Joint Damage & Looks Awesome
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2
Rollerblading in the Buff
Rollerblading in the Buff
"Earth Friend Gen" Raises Awareness
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1
Battered Pinup Girls
Battered Pinup Girls
Memphis Roller Derby Calendar 2008
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