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05-06-2013, 06:00 AM
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Depends on the skates as well. If he's using high-end skates it's probably a good idea not to use the last eyelet. Those skates are very hard and will hinder necessary freedom in ankle movement. Most kids under 8 are not able to tighten the laces properly.
My son skated in low-end/mid-range skates until the age of 11. He was able to lace them on its own since he was 5 and would lace them up to the top.
Since the age of 11, he has been skating in high-end skates and prefers not to lace the last eyelet.

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