You Should Make Full Equipment Before Your Playing Hockey
The equipment of ice hockey
Implements: consist of ice hockey shoes, hockey knife, equipment maintenance, ice hockey stem.
Hockey Skates: it is tall waist type and shoes head, supportive, ankles, heel and outer layer are hard. The long tongue and the strong tall waist of shoes are able to banding our leg ankle. It is able to help players to have support and strength. The hockey shoes are made of high quality leather before. From 60s to 7os there are shoes with all the plastic moulding.
Now the shoes are nylon fibers supportive and plastic on the bottom of shoes in the international. This kind of shoes has stronger, lighter and better humidity Zdeno Chara Jersey resistance that are made of leather. We are able to put on them inside.
Hockey knife: It is originally for Tito steel blade while product's sword often. There are strong advantages of light weight, fight resistance, uneasy to rust and so on in high quality steel blade. The blade of ice hockey is high and short, radian big, thick blade. The tall knife will work well when the athletes take a sudden turn and it is able to avoid the shoes contacting the ice. Blade has radian big so that they have small contact area with ice. It is so flexible to slide and change the direction. The thick blade may have resistance of fighting and it is not easy to bend. The blade with shallow groove may make its sharp lasting.
The ice hockey shoes of goalkeepers have special thicken hard leather around the shoes. It is to fight the ball struck and protect their feet. The ice skate blade of goalkeepers and athletes have big different. The metal is made into blade and the blade is also short and flat. There are many links between blade and knife arm in order to escape for ball in case. It has one great different from figure skate. That is to say that the surface of stressing is small and it is so agile and it also have the function of resisting impact.
Protective clothing: In order not to get injury in the violent match and the sports men should wear protective clothing all over the body. There are many kinds of equipment and they are protection of shoulder, breast, waist, insulation, elbow, leg, ankle and helmet, masks, gloves, short trousers and so on. Nowadays, the ice hockey are made of light and hard material and there are plastic shells and inside are sponge or foam cushion. The masks, gloves, the thickness of the protection of breast and the thicken of widen protection of legs are specially designed to the keepers.