Are there women’s hockey skates? There are no specific skates made for women, and often female hockey players will use a junior sized skate.
What size women’s hockey skates should I get? More simply put, go 3 sizes down from your women’s shoe size in order to find your hockey skate size.
What size hockey skate does my child need? Fitting youth hockey skates is simple. Youth skates should fit 1 – 1.5 sizes smaller than the child’s normal street shoes. Toes should barely touch the toe cap, and there should be a maximum of ¼” of space in the heel. When laced up, skates should feel snug, but not too tight.
What size hockey skates do I need? METHOD #1. Generally speaking, senior hockey skates fit 1.5 sizes down from a men’s shoe size while junior and youth hockey skates fit 1.0 size down from a boy’s shoe size. For example, a player wearing a size 8.0 men’s shoe size would select a senior size 6.5 hockey skate.