I have Bauer Vapors, but I've had them for many years now. I don't even know what is good these days.
Don't worry too much about getting the top of the line skates, because while they help a little, the main thing is still you. You can always upgrade to something nicer once you're ready for it.
2008 BMW 335i: Jet Black, Jade Gray, Gray Poplar, 6MT - Stock... for now.