The Ice Man!

The Ice Man By Mark E. Melone  Most people rarely give much thought too, or understand how the ice they skate on is made. In this first, in a series of articles, on ice installation I will explain and illustrate for you how the entire process is done. This is how to take a bare rink floor like the one below,                          and construct it into the floor that everyone sees as this  First, remove all dirt and debris from the floor surface. This can be very easily be done…

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U.S. Figure “Skating” Magazine Articles

Each month Ask Mr. Edge publishes an article for “SKATING” magazine sponsored by U.S. Figure Skating. Visit the website for full details and to submit your questions. I will be posting both current and past articles here in our blog. Got a skating question, Ask Mr. Edge! Click on the logo for more information: May 2013 Article Summertime Care for Your Skates Maybe Spring will have finally sprung by the time everyone reads this article. No matter, summer is on the way and it’s time to take some extra care…

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