"I felt more balanced and comfortable on my edges."
"I trusted the blades after my first skate. I felt more balanced and confident on my edges. I also noticed more glide throughout my stride."
"I changed to Flare and really notice my glide"
"I have a new steel that’s called Flare Skate Blade, it’s a thicker steel. It gives me an option to glide more, but be sharper when I turn. I get it [sharpened] at an inch and a half, it’s a big difference. I’ve noticed you need a glide; I used to play with no glide and my legs would kill me. I changed [to Flare Skate Blade] and really notice it."
"Faster on the ice, stronger on my turns"
"I really enjoy using the Flare Skate Blades and have noticed a huge difference. I feel faster on the ice, stronger on my turns, and have more stability on my feet."
"The Flare Blades provide me with better balance, + sharper + quicker turns"
"I believe that the Flare Blades provide me with better balance, and sharper and quicker turns. These blades are the perfect blades for me."
"I felt more comfortable on my skates right after I switched to Flare Skate Blades."
"I felt more comfortable on my skates right after I switched to Flare Skate Blades. The wider blade allows me to make sharper turns and feel more balanced in tight areas. I also feel more glide and overall feel I'm a better skater"
"I like the grip Flare Blades give me"
"I like the grip the Flare Blades give me on the ice when I'm cutting back on an opponent or turning down low. I also like how I don't lose speed when I do these things which is unlike other blades I've tried."
"I can turn way faster"
"Month-long nagging injury started to settle down"
"I switched to Flare Skate Blades because I was having some groin and hip issues. It was within 1 week of using them that a month-long nagging injury started to settle down. Since then, I haven't had any injuries creep up. I also find coming out of pivots forwards to backwards, I have much more power."
"I feel more stable"
"I’ve noticed my strides being quicker, not having to transfer my weight to my inside edge like on normal blades. They are also wider which makes me feel more stable on the ice."
"Having more blade on the ice was the biggest advantage"
"Having more blade on the ice was the biggest advantage that I noticed right away. These blades are the best blades for me."
"Faster stride down the ice"
"Outperforms any other blade I have tried"
"I choose to wear the Flare Blades because I notice improvements in turning, glide, and the overall feel of the blade outperforms any other blade I have tried."
"I feel way faster + smoother"
"I love the blades; at first it took a little getting used to but after a couple skates I could really feel the difference in my turns. I feel way faster and smoother."
"I can glide easier + have much more stability"
"I love Flare blades because the wider blades make tighter turns, and I feel like I can escape pressure much more efficiently compared to any other blades. I feel like I can glide easier and have more stability on my skates. I'm a proud Flare Athlete."
“I can turn tighter, faster"
"I prefer Flare Blades because I can turn tighter, faster, and am able to accelerate out of turns smoother. They are great in tight situations, but also preform great in open ice. Overall a great choice."
“Tighter + sharper turns going full speed"
"I love how easy it is to glide”
"I love the Flare Blades. Being a bigger guy, sometimes it's hard when you’re in the corners trying to turn tight but the Flare blades help me so I can efficiently turn in and out of corners. They help me feel stronger on my skates and I love how easy it is to glide."
"Tighter + sharper turns"
"I like the Blades a lot. The glide is outstanding and they allow me to make tighter and sharper turns. It was a great decision to switch to these blades!"
"Way easier to enter turns + gain speed"
"I really like the blades, I feel much more comfortable on them then any other blade. It is way easier to enter turns and gain speed."
"My glide is faster + I have much more control"
"I’ve noticed that my glide is faster and I have much more control. Every hockey player is always trying to be one step ahead of everyone else and now that I am using Flare Blades, I feel like I'm one step ahead."
"Switching was one of the best decisions I've made"
"Switching to Flare Skate Blades was one of the best decisions I've made with my skates, using the thicker blade really improves my edge work and my glide speed. After getting used to the blade, my skating got a lot better and I'm a lot more confident in my edge work."
"Instant turning ability in tight corners"
"The thing that I instantly noticed when using Flare Blades is the turning ability in tight areas and flying out of the corners. There are many advantages to using Flare Blades."
"I feel more comfortable on my edges"
"Flare Blades have really helped my skating and my ability to make tight turns and be more explosive on the ice. I feel more comfortable on my edges and this has allowed me to create more opportunities for myself offensively!"
"I generate more speed than with my previous blades"
"The Flare Blades have really helped my stride, especially when coming out of turns. I feel my first three strides generate more speed than with my previous blades. Switching to Flare Blades was a great decision."
"I have more power"
"I love the blades and I think for me I notice that each stride I have more power. Also, when I turn I feel like I hold turns longer and I'm much stronger on my edges."
"You notice a difference right away"
"You notice a difference right away in the corners, especially for bigger, heavier guys."
"These blades are phenomenal"
"These blades are phenomenal; I really enjoy them, and don’t plan on going back to any others."