Rollerblade USA Inline Skates Recalled

November 9, 2010
Sporting Goods
Rollerblade USA
The Danger:
The frame-mounting bolts and wheel-axle bolts can be loose on new skates. Loose wheels or frames on the skates can cause the rider to fall, posing a risk of injury.
This recall involves about 29,000 pairs of the following models of inline skates; any skate purchased during or after September 2009 is affected.
Spitfire, Boy's (SKU# 00705500741), Black
Spitfire, Girl's (SKU# 007056007Y8), Silver
Spitfire S, Boy's (SKU# 00705700956), Black
Spitfire S, Girl's (SKU# 007058009A7), Anthracite (Grey)
Spitfire LX, (SKU# 00705000955), Silver
Spark Pro, Men's (SKU# 00792200816), Black
Spark Pro, Women's (SKU# 007923007E2), Anthracite (Grey)
Spark 80, Men's (SKU# 00702800956), Black
Spark 80, Women's (SKU# 007029009A6), Anthracite (Grey)
Sold At:
Sporting goods stores nationwide and on the Internet from September 2009 through July 2010, for between $80 and $160
What To Do:
Immediately inspect all wheel-axle and frame-mounting bolts to ensure that they are properly tightened. Rollerblade USA recommends regular inspection and tightening of bolts. After wheel-axle and frame-mounting bolts are inspected and tightened if needed, products are acceptable for use. Video instructions on bolt tightening and maintenance are available at For more information, contact Rollerblade USA toll-free at 800-232-7655 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST Monday through Friday, or visit
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