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Ice Skates....

Discussion in 'Sports, Hobbies & Interests' started by neontrail, Dec 28, 2011.

  1. Dec 28, 2011 at 7:11 PM
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    neontrail

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    I want to buy my daughter some ice skates for her birthday,
    shes turning 6... size 13 youth

    Should I buy her hockey Skates? Or Figure Skates? for beginner

    Used is fine too, I been looking on eBay.....They will be used to skate on the frozen lake and our local skating rink.

    thank you
     
  2. Dec 28, 2011 at 7:12 PM
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    RockyMtnTRD

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    I would say hockey skates because they are much easier for learning the basics than figure skates are.
     
  3. Dec 28, 2011 at 7:14 PM
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  4. Dec 28, 2011 at 7:18 PM
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    same size as a boot or shoe?"
     
  5. Dec 28, 2011 at 7:37 PM
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    OZ-T Did you get your precious photos ?

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    Hockey skates

    and Gretzky played for 4 NHL teams but none of them were the Avs
     
  6. Dec 28, 2011 at 7:40 PM
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    I started on hockey skates, and at first they are more difficult or so they told me, because of the curve on the front. In the long run hockey skates help you over figure skates though. But i have never tried figure skates.
     
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