Sure-Grip Skates

Since 1937 Sure-Grip has been one of the leading manufacturers of high end and recreational roller skates. The dedication of four generations has led to a strong tradition that was built over many decades. Now, Sure-Grip has expanded that same expertise and commitment to excellence to their line of roller derby skates, including boots, plates, wheels, bearings, and accessories! When you want the best its always been Sure-Grip.
  • This Phoenix skate package highlights Sure-Grip's newest boot and comes equipped with their Magnesium Avanti Plate. The boot is made from 100% genuine leather uppers and has a full leather stitched outsole. The plate is durable and lightweight with 10° action that favors stability and high speeds!

  • The Sure-Grip Phoenix Boot has 100% genuine leather construction inside and out. The full leather outsole is stitched for added security and is mounted to an Aluminum Avanti Plate. While heavier than its magnesium cousin, this plate offers the same 10° double action catered towards stability and speed.

    • Level of Play: Competitive
    • Uppers: Top Grain Leather
    • Liner: Padded Cloth
    • Plate: 33° Aluminum 


    Leather Rebel Boot is well padded for high degree of comfort and is very forgiving of most foot shapes and sizes. Short mounted Avenger Plate sits below, which promotes a forward stance and aggressive skating style.

  • The Rebel Avanti Aluminum skate package by Sure-Grip is a highly affordable offering that includes a leather boot & aluminum alloy plate. The proven and popular Rebel boot is paired with Sure-Grip's next generation of plate - the Avanti Aluminum. Both lightweight and very strong, the Avanti features a traditional 10° steel kingpin and sleek polished finish. Set with a Carrera speed stop and Fugitive wheels.

  • This Sure-Grip Rebel Skate is simple yet perfect for beginners to the sport of roller derby. Leather boot, Probe nylon plate, QUBE Juice bearings, Fugitive wheels, and a Carrera speed toe stop. Dollar for dollar this package is a great value!

    • Level of Play: Recreational
    • Uppers: Synthetic
    • Liner: Padded Cloth
    • Plate: 10° Nylon 


    An excellent beginner package well-suited for introduction into derby. The synthetic leather boot is extremely durable and has a well-padded liner that adds comfort while the Rock Plate is lightweight and has metal trucks that enhance power.

  • The Sure-Grip Cyclone Skates are the most affordable package in Sure-Grip's line. The vinyl boot is available in several vibrant colors and the always traditional black colorway. Vinyl boots are very durable and will not undergo much stretching, so break-in is nearly nonexistent and the boot will maintain its form even after heavy use. Additionally, the toe box has been reinforced for even more durability.

    Colors: 4

Sure-Grip Boots

Sure-Grip was founded in 1936 and despite a long history and proven track record that spans the entire roller skating industry, competitive speed boots is new territory for Sure-Grip here in the 21st century. Producing a quality, American-made product for skaters across the globe, however, is not unfamiliar, and Sure-Grip has carried its legacy and experience well into the booming modern roller derby market. Their current speed line consists of the SL series of boots, including the newer ISIS in addition to proven models like the affordale and colorful Rebel series.
    • Uppers: Genuine Leather
    • Liner: Genuine Leather
    • Level of Play: Competitive


    Leather inside and out creates a comfortable, pliable fit that is aided by a velcro power strap across the forefoot and a lace snug on the Achilles area to assist in locking down your heel. Stitched leather outsole and reinforced toe cap add durability.

    • Uppers: Top Grain Leather
    • Liner: Padded Cloth
    • Level of Play: Recreational


    Moderate padding inside creates fit similar to a sneaker, perfect for recreational skaters and beginners to derby. Additional features include velcro power strap for heel support and an ultra-comfort rolled collar.

    Colors: 5

Sure-Grip Plates

  • The Avanti Magnesium is the next generation of plate design by Sure-Grip. 10° double action trucks feature adjustable pivots and a sleek powder coated finish, same as the plate. The magnesium alloy plate saves roughly 48% in weight over the aluminum version and comes complete with mounting hardware.

  • The Sure-Grip Avenger Magnesium is a light weight skate plate that utilizes the 45 degree kingpin design that was pioneered more than 20 years ago. Super agile, super light...super plate. The magnesium series is 15% lighter than its aluminum counterpart and 25% lighter than its predecessor, the Invader!

  • The Sure-Grip Century Plate is an aluminum plate designed to be strong & agile; a perfect plate for beginners that are accustomed to a standard 10-degree double action skate. This model comes with an offset toe stop design which allows the skater to push off with more efficiency & consistency than with a standard straight design. Also available is the Century NTS (No Toe Stop) version.

  • The Sure-Grip Avenger Aluminum is a light weight skate plate that utilizes the 45-degree kingpin design that was pioneered more than 20 years ago. Super agile, super light...super plate. The aluminum series is 12% lighter than its predecessor, the Invader.

  • The Sure-Grip Avanti Aluminum Plate is a 10° double-action plate built to last. This model offers a sleek polished finish and includes fixed pivot aluminum trucks (8mm), black anodized axle nuts, 85A Super Cushions, a Carrera toe stop, basic tools, and even mounting hardware!

  • The Sure-Grip Century NTS Plate is a specially designed "No Toe Stop" model of the aluminum Century plate. A great beginner plate with 10-degree double action steel kingpins, Century Plates come standard with high-quality urethane cushions. Plus, the NTS design dramatically reduces weight & cost!

  • Sure Grip Grind blocks are specially designed to fit the Avenger and Avanti plates for those skaters looking to enter the skate park scene! These hard, durable blocks are designed to help you achieve a similar feel to the traditional aggressive skate soul plate without having to hang up your quads. These will allow you to grind smoothly without putting extra wear on your baseplates!

Sure-Grip Wheels - 4 Packs

    • Hub: Spoked Nylon
    • Sizes: 59x35mm, 62x35mm
    • Hardnesses: 89A, 92A, 95A, 98A

    Sure-Grip Titans are super lightweight and use a narrower-than-normal 35mm width to emphasize agility and mobility. The innovative urethane formula helps maximize grip and control, and four durometers ensure there's a Titan for every surface!

    Colors: 4
    • Hub: Solid Aluminum
    • Sizes: 59x38mm, 62x38mm, 62x42mm
    • Hardnesses: 89A, 92A, 95A, 98A

    Sure-Grip Zombie Wheels are made in the USA and feature anodized aluminum hubs for maximum durability and precise feel while maintaining rock solid stability. Available in three size profiles as well as four different durometers ranging from 89A up to 98A.

    Colors: 4
  • The Sure-Grip Sugar Wheels come in Sugar Pink, Equalizer Blue, and Sweet 'n' Low Clear. These are hybrid wheels that have classic indoor size and shape, but with super soft, high-rebound outdoor urethane that guarantees grip on any surface.

    • 62mm x 44mm (Hybrid)
    • 62mm x 38mm (Hybrid)
    • 59mm x 38mm (Hybrid)
    Colors: 2

Sure-Grip Wheels - 8 Packs

  • Shaman Wheels have always been a favorite amongst speed skaters. Now re-invigorated by roller derby, the Shaman line gets a fresh new look & introduces a blue hybrid wheel that gives extra grip with the firmness of an aluminum hub. Sized for maximum speed!

    • 62mm x 42mm (Hybrid, 93A, 95A, 97A)
    Colors: 3
  • Hyper Cannibal Wheels use a hand poured indoor race formula urethane they've coined Voodoo-Thane. This special urethane improves cornering ability while maintaining control through every stride. The machined aluminum hub improves power transfer and stretches the entire length of the wheel for even more control!

    • 62mm x 40mm (Soft, Hard)
    Colors: 2
  • The Sure-Grip Fugitive is an all around solid wheel that has been around since the derby craze began. A high quality urethane makes this wheel long lasting plus its wide size gives you max stability for taking hits and pushing corners. Made in the USA.

    • 62mm x 44mm (89A, 92A, 94A, 96A)
    Colors: 4

Sure-Grip Misc.

  • Replacement Rubber Pivot Cups for Sure-Grip Plates, available in small blue inserts for Junior Pro plates and large black inserts for many others. Each plate requires two pivot cups, so be sure to purchase four for a full set!

    Colors: 2
  • Replacement Delrin Pivot Cups that fit Sure-Grip's popular DA-45 plates, including the Avenger series. Each plate requires two pivot cups, so be sure to purchase four for a full set!

  • Sure Grip Boot Covers are inspired by roller figure skating but are a great way to show off your style in derby too! Don't like your plain black skates but aren't ready for the commitment to a custom pair or want to have the option to change it up? These are for you!

    Colors: 4
  • Add a touch of personal flair to any pair of skates with Sure-Grip Skate Pom Poms. Available in nine different styles, each pom has an attached silver bell and short laces for attachment to your skates any way you like!

    Colors: 8
  • Sure Grip Grind blocks are specially designed to fit the Avenger and Avanti plates for those skaters looking to enter the skate park scene! These hard, durable blocks are designed to help you achieve a similar feel to the traditional aggressive skate soul plate without having to hang up your quads. These will allow you to grind smoothly without putting extra wear on your baseplates!

  • Sure-Grip Slip-Not Laces feature rubber graphics woven into the high tech polyester blend, which when laced will keep your laces tight and secure. Many assorted designs, all 72" in length.

    Colors: 7

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