Does a pair of $600 skates make THAT MUCH of a difference then a $200 pair
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03-05-2012, 04:11 PM
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Yorba Linda
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My philosophy on skates and sticks:
Expensive, high performance gear can make a good hockey player into a slightly better hockey player. If you have the skills in place, the small structural advantages can take your game to the next level, especially when it comes to shooting and skating.
If you're a mediocre or bad hockey player, the gear won't help at all. You have to reach that certain threshold to take advantage of the high performance quality and perks.
I'm with you there. Skates and sticks I always buy high end but from what I'm reading I am rich because I can afford $600 skates. Glad I'm not poor, would be stuck with a lowly $500 skate.
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