The name skike is a combination of skate and bike. The skike rider moves forward in a skating motion, usually with poles, similarly to normal cross country skiing. Skike is a sports device consisting of two wheels attached to a frame that can be strapped onto the rider's shoe.
The skike has a wheel in front and at the tail of an frame that can be attached to the foot. The tires are pneumatic. In addition to asphalt, the skikes can also be used on rougher terrain such as dirt roads, plaster and gravel and even in the forest.