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05-02-2013, 11:28 PM
Join Date: May 2013
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OK, so in summary, you believe that you have a wide forefoot and a high instep such that it is 'pushing out of' the boot? How is the heel lock in your CCMs and how does the skate fit around your ankles?
Heel lock seems to be ok in the CCMs. The fit around the ankles is pretty loose, so much so that I usually have to retighten the top few laces during a game. But I'm thinking that the poor fit at the instep might be causing the top to loosen up as I forward flex?
The pushing out is harder to explain, just that my skates don't tie like I see other people's. When I tie them the boot doesn't seem to enclose properly, like my foot is trying to escape the boot.
Does that make sense?
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