FAQs

Do I have to book online?

We advise booking online if you need skate hire; some venues can have randomly busy peaks and being mobile we can only carry so many pairs of skates.

If you own your own skates, please simply pay at the door on arrival at any venue.

How much does it cost for a regular event?

  • Kids: £5
  • Adults: £6
  • Family Multi-ticket: £20 for 1 adult and 3 kids or 2 adults and 2 kids
  • Skate Hire: £1.50 per person, if required

Can you Hire skates?

Yes, we Hire Rio Rental, retro Quad skates.

Can we hire Inline skates?

We don’t Hire Inline skates just retro quad skates, but you can use your own inline skates at any event.

Can I use my own skates?

Yes, provided you have non marking toe stops.

Please check with one of our skate hire team who will advise you.

Can you teach us how to skate?

Please ask any Marshal at any event for advice hints and tips to get you rolling.

We also have SK8ercise and learn to skate classes available.

What is the minimum age?

We have no minimum age limited here at United SK8s; however, our hire skates start at a child size 8 to 11 adjustable.

We advise that the younger the skater the more assistance they need from parents or guardians.

What sizes of skates should I book?

We are often asked if our customers should go up a size or down a size.

The best advise we have on this is just simply book your actual shoe size for skate hire. If your say a 6.5 UK, then simply book a UK 7 and wear thick socks that event.

Can we hire helmets?

We don’t hire helmets at roller discos mainly due to hygiene and the vast quantities we would need to carry.

We do have a SK8Shop where you can buy your own safety equipment at very competitive rates.

Do you sell skates and equipment?

Yes, we can supply everything needed for Dance, Disco, Artistic & Roller Derby.

Do you do privates party events?

Yes, please see our party page, Its sometimes a good idea to email us bookings@unitedsk8s.com for further information.

What Time do we need to arrive?

Arrival about 5 to 10 minutes prior to the event, check in is quick.

We will give you a token to take to skate hire if you have booked skates online or hiring on arrival.

Can we get a refund?

We do not offer refunds, however if contacted 36 hours prior to any booked event we may be able to swap the booking to another event subject to availability.

Send an email to bookings@unitedsk8s.com