For skaters starting lessons, the SDIA Pro Shop recommends Jackson Artiste skates as your first pair. These skates will provide enough support and stability to last through Gamma level while being a more economical option. Jackson skates typically run about 1/2 size large (7.5 shoe = 7.0 skate) and come in sizes ranging from youth 11.0 – womens 10.0.
-Foam backed, vinyl/mesh comfort tongue.
-Covered hooks to eliminate ankle irritation.
-Ultima Mark IV blade.
-Stylized PVC outsole.
For any additional questions concerning the Jackson Artiste skates please stop by the SDIA Pro Shop and one of our staff would be happy to help.