Remember me going on about peak times in London?.. Looks like my prayers could be answered! I was reading the metro this morning and I came across an article; looks like the traditional form of commuting in London (the sweaty tube) could now become skating at 25mph on a pair of wheels strapped to your feet. I thought this was a joke when I saw this..
I must say the concept is great and they would be fun to use every now and then, but come on now. In a busy city like London can you imagine using these everyday? They are really impractical and what’s worse, they look absolutely ridiculous, how are you supposed to look fly with these on!? Oh yeah and they will cost £1000! That is right, pay a grand and then roll your way to obesity because I’m sure within six months you will be too fat to use them!
Read the full article here
But here is a video of these skates in action