The Journal Gazette
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 2:42 pm

K2 Sports recalls inline skates

K2 Sports recalls inline skates due to the skate axle can become loose or a portion of the axle can sheer off during use resulting in a wheel separating from the skate’s frame, posing a fall hazard.

This recall involves the following K2 Sports skate models. K2 is printed on the toe and wheels of the skates and the model name is printed on the label found on the tongue of the skate as well as the Velcro ankle strap. The Item Number can be found on the product ID sticker on the skate packaging and is the first ten numbers of the thirteen digit product code (PROD CODE).

Item Number

Model Name 



VO2 S 90 PRO M



VO2 S 90 PRO W



VO2 S 100 PRO M



VO2 S 100 X PRO W  (Hi Lo)

Black /Purple


VO2 S 100 BOA


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled skates and contact K2 Sports or the store where purchased to return the skates for a free repair. K2 Sports is contacting all known purchasers directly. 

Consumers can contact K2 Sports toll-free at 866-734-5746 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, email or online at and click on “Safety Alert Regarding the VO2 S Skate” for more information. 

The skates were sold at specialty stores nationwide and online at from January 2019 through May 2019 for between $280 and $300.

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