Best Adjustable Roller Skates for Kids

Buying any sort of footwear for kids is difficult, as their feet are constantly growing. With roller skates, however, there are pairs specifically designed to keep up with those changes. Here, we rounded up some of the best adjustable roller skates for kids. These styles for boys and girls are equipped with an adjustable sizing function that allows you to expand or contract the fit as your child grows. They also include customizable laces and buckles so kids can find the right feel for years to come.

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1. Chicago Skates Quad Roller Skates

This skate has a high-top silhouette with a two-piece boot construction, padded collar and nylon mesh inner boot for cooling effects.

Pros: This skate has a multi-adjust boot that grows with young feet and is equipped with traction and stability from the composite wheels and built-in toe brakes. Two micro ratchet buckles allow for a secure fit.

Cons: They only come in small and medium sizes.

chicago skates
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2. Roller Derby Trac Star Roller Skates

These skates have a molded shell with a comfy boot inside featuring a plush, washable liner and thick padded tongue.

Pros: This pair is easy to use with adjustable buckles and a push button that allows you to adjust the skate up to four shoe sizes. Urethane wheels work well for skating on indoor and outdoor surfaces. These come in three sizes.

Cons: These may run small.

roller derby skates
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3. Sulifeel Light Up Roller Skates

This pair features a lace-up design with a velcro vamp strap and buckle to securely lock feet in and support the ankles.

Pros: They adjust up to four sizes with one button. The glittery wheels light up automatically once you start rolling. making them a fun pick after dark. Polyurethane wheels and Speed ABEC-7 bearings offer a smooth ride.

Cons: They might go a little too fast for beginners.

Sulifeel Light Up Roller Skates
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