Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Low Price Skates Receives 2008 Best of Lewisville Award

Press Release


Low Price Skates Receives 2008 Best of Lewisville Award

U.S. Local Business Association’s Award Plaque Honors the Achievement

WASHINGTON D.C., December 10, 2008 -- Low Price Skates has been selected for the 2008 Best of Lewisville Award in the Skating Equipment & Supplies category by the U.S. Local Business Association (USLBA).

The USLBA "Best of Local Business" Award Program recognizes outstanding local businesses throughout the country. Each year, the USLBA identifies companies that they believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and community.

Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2008 USLBA Award Program focused on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the USLBA and data provided by third parties.

About U.S. Local Business Association (USLBA)

U.S. Local Business Association (USLBA) is a Washington D.C. based organization funded by local businesses operating in towns, large and small, across America. The purpose of USLBA is to promote local business through public relations, marketing and advertising.

The USLBA was established to recognize the best of local businesses in their community. Our organization works exclusively with local business owners, trade groups, professional associations, chambers of commerce and other business advertising and marketing groups. Our mission is to be an advocate for small and medium size businesses and business entrepreneurs across America.

SOURCE: U.S. Local Business Association

Saturday, November 29, 2008


That's right!
For one day only, we are offering FREE SHIPPING on EVERYTHING on the site!
Starts at 12:01AM on Monday December 1st!

Monday, November 24, 2008

All American Plus Originals SOLD OUT!

The Original All American Plus wheels are now SOLD OUT!

Thursday, November 20, 2008

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

From Riedell

The deadline for specials/premiums/customs to be complete for Christmas delivery is end of the day Monday Dec 1. Orders for special make up, premium make up or custom boots MUST be at Riedell by the end of the day Monday Dec 1 for guaranteed completion by Dec 22.

Wednesday, October 1, 2008

Vanilla Curve

Vanilla Curve boots are now available!

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

Triple 8 Helmet Sizing Chart

Small: 21-21.5"
Medium: 22-23"
Large: 23-23.5"

Site Redesign

We have updated and redesigned the entire website!
Please send us your comments.

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Updated Confetti!

The Confetti Quad Speed Skates package has been updated with the new ROCK GT-50 boots! The price has gone DOWN to only $99.99!
Check it out!

Thursday, May 22, 2008

Riedell Production Vacation

The Riedell production vacation is from June 30 – July 11; return to work on July 14. The office and shipping and attaching departments will be working these 2 weeks with the exception of Friday, July 4th.

The deadline is Monday June 2 for special and premium make up boots and custom boots due out before vacation. If you want/need anything special to be complete before production goes on vacation, the orders must be in to Riedell by the end of the day Monday, June 2. Any specials, premiums and customs received after June 2 will not be guaranteed complete before vacation begins.

There may also be an additional 2 week delay on non-stock and out of stock items because of this vacation.

Thank you for you understanding.

Riedell Skates

Friday, April 18, 2008

New! Live Chat!

We now have Live Chat available for your convenience during business hours!

Just go to the website and look for the "Live Chat Available" button to talk to a skate expert now!

Thursday, April 10, 2008

Radar PolyBD Wheel Hardnesses


"Poly-BD" Hardness
(Revolver, Devil Ray, Speed Ray, Gamma Ray, Zodiac, Tuner)

96A...Green.......X-Firm...Clean Indoor Wood Floors
95A...Yellow-Orange.......Firm...Indoor Wood Floors
94A...Pink.......Quick...Dirty Indoor Wood Floors
93A...Ice Blue.......Tite...Uncoated Indoor or Tile Floors
92A...Red.......Grip...Tile Floors or Coated Concrete
91A...Black.......Sticky...Tile Floors or Smooth Concrete

Note: The Poly-BD material is cast on a "D" scale and may vary one to two points from the "A" scale. This material provides the very best roll while still gripping the skating surface. The colors listed and descriptions, the softest to the hardest, cover the full range of Poly-BD material. The Poly-BD material is a very high viscosity and produces tiny air bubbles which are a trademark of true Poly-BD formula.

Clarino Vegan Boot Material

Any vegan skaters or derby players looking for the performance and features of a top quality Riedell skate can now order any Riedell boot in the Clarino® material!

Clarino is a very high quality man-made material and any USA made boot can be special made with it instead of leather for a $52 special makeup fee.These boots will be made in the USA with the same quality craftmenship and attention to detail that you have come to expect from Riedell.

Please allow 4 - 6 weeks to manufacture.
Clarino is available in black and white only.

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