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BEST Skate Shop

2002 BEST Skate Shop

Blades Board and Skate

Boston

Tired of being left in the dust on the Esplanade? Replace your outdated ski-boots-on-wheels with a pair of the newest in light, breathable, vibration-damping models. Whether you’re going for speed or fun, entry-level or advanced, Blades’s knowledgeable staff will guide… read more»

2001 BEST Skate Shop

Blades Board and Skate

Boston

What impressed us most about this place was that the friendly sales assistant had personally tried on 50 of the skates on display. Even better, she seemed genuinely interested in helping us find the right pair. The stock here also… read more»

2000 BEST Skate Shop

Blades Board and Skate

Boston

Next time you’re strolling the Esplanade, don’t let that cute rollerblader pass you by—strap on some skates of your own and pull up alongside. How to make a good impression when you finally catch up? Stop at Blades first, the… read more»

1999 BEST Skate Shop

Blades Board & Skate

Boston

Dozens of in-line styles, skateboards, hockey equipment, and cool streetwear make this the shop to glide into. And the hip young staff knows its stuff. read more»