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Skates that consist of a lightweight boot, which takes the shape of the foot; they have long, very tapered blades to provide prolonged contact with the ice.
speed skates short track skate clapskate

short track skate click to hear

Skate with a blade that is curved in the direction of the turn and offset to the left for better cornering at high speed.

clapskate click to hear

Long-track skate with a blade that detaches from the heel; it provides longer contact with the ice to improve thrust.