Tie Skates Like a Pro! - Learn to Skate

Tie Skates Like a Pro!


Tie Skates Like a Pro!
Video provided by Pickering Skating Club Coaches Emily Emerson & Kailey Trewartha


  1. Start at the toe and make sure the lace is through each hole.
  2. Pull the crisscrossed laces tight after each hole.
  3. Loop laces around eyelets from top to bottom.
  4. Finish with a bow.
  5. Skates should feel snug.
  6. Ensure wiggle room for toes.

NOTE: Hockey Skates will fit looser than Figure Skates. 

The Pickering Skating Club is a long-standing member of Skate Canada and Skate Canada Central Ontario associations. The Club provides learn to skate programs to members who reside in the Durham region, including, but not limited to Pickering, Ajax, Brooklin, Whitby, Oshawa and Scarborough. All lessons are held at the Pickering Recreation Centre in Pickering, Ontario.

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