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Riedell – 595 Boot

Up by popular demand. Not going to do a redline version since its an upgrade you can get on a lot of …

Riedell Boot 495

Riedell – Boot 495

Riedell announced the Model 495 boot a few months ago but has just got around to releasing details about the it. This …

Riedell - 125 Skate Boot

Riedell – 125 Boot

I am a small-statured skater. Junior sized, in fact. There are certain things some folks can take for granted, like having the …



While researching boots I found the Antik AR1 on a site and fell in love with the look especially the nice thick tongue padding (just like my Gold Star boots from so long ago), the color options, and the fact I could build my own skate once I decided on the color of the boot. The boots are custom made when ordered so my skate guy had the company dropship boots in my size and the color I chose directly to my house to try on before we mounted plates on them. They fit PERFECTLY! I totally fell in love and even asked my skate guy if I could wear them out shopping and even shovel in them before sending them to him to finish building my skates.


Riedell – 265 Boot

Trying to review the 265 Skate Boot is like trying to review your first true love. It isn’t the best boot on …

Antik MG2


I didn’t want to like Antiks. I tend to like the idea of a well-known, historic, local bootmaker getting dibs on my …