Tips on How to Clean Roller Skate Bearings
Most skates come with a plastic shield that covers the bearings. These shields make it difficult for dirt and particles to get inside the bearings. They also prevent the bearings from coming in contact with sweat or oil from your feet. If your bearings become damaged your skates They will need to be replaced. You can learn how to replace your bearings in the next section.
There are many methods of cleaning your bearings, but the two below are probably the most popular. Use whichever one best suits your comfort level.