1 on 1 — skate sharpening

Synthetic Ice will reveal weaknesses in your skate maintenance and player development.

Posted by Dean Sprung on

A couple of years ago, I had invited someone to test our synthetic ice for a rink they were planning to build.  The gentlemen arrived with a pair of vintage circa 1960s skates complete with rusted blades.   I thought about calling the Hockey Hall of Fame to see if they were missing a pair.  He informed me that he has not skated in a few years and proceeded to take a spin on my demo rink.  After 20 minutes of striding and turning, he told me he didn't like it.  It's not the same as skating.   In contrast, I...

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