Mission Helium 9500 and 10000 Inline Skates
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02-09-2006, 04:40 AM
Join Date: May 2004
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I got the 9500s for christmas from epuck, but i've only been able to skate in them about 4-5 times so far. they're extremely light compared to my old pair of missions (maybe because they were about 5 years old) and are also VERY stiff. i skated with them for about 90 mins the first time and immediately had bruises all around my ankles and calves. but otherwise i love them, the wheels are great and had great grip from the start without the initial slippery-ness (?) that most new wheels have. i play in a league with a hardwood floor court, and a league with sport court... the wheels were great on both surfaces. they also are good lookin skates if that matters to you, id definitely recommend them.
Did you bake them before you skated on them the first time?
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