Since 1998, Pete’s Skate Shop is the number one supplier of all things hockey, figure skating, and lacrosse in Northern Illinois. Customer travel from all over the region to visit our Loves Park Store location for great selection and professional service in a comfortable clean environment. You can find all the top brands of skates, sticks, protective equipment and other accessories with friendly staff who know the sport to help you.
Pete’s Skate Shop is located inside the Carlson Ice Arena operated by the Rockford Park District. The key location is on the Northeast side of the Rockford city limits just a mile off Interstate 90 at Riverside exit. The 2500 square feet of products is the place to go for all your skating needs.
Please see our store hours as our hours change seasonally with the operations of the Carlson Ice Arena. You can also call us to get the latest store hours.
Whether starting your first day of youth hockey or training for international figure skating competitions, you need the right equipment to help you perform at your best. We carry the best brands for your hockey needs like CCM, Warrior, Bauer and True. For figure skaters we have Riedell, Jackson and Edea. Lacrosse players can find STX, Warrior, Brine and True. We also carry apparel, gift items and seasonal specials with great staff to make sure you are getting what you needs and that it fits.
Check out our selection of Product Brands for all your favorite sports:
- Hockey Equipment
- Goalie Supplies
- Figure Skating Equipment
- Lacrosse Equipment
Ice Skate Sharpening
Pete’s Skate Shop offers professional hockey and figure skate sharpening on both the Blademaster and Ice Skate Sharpening Equip. by Sid Broadbent. All employees are fully trained and tested before sharpening any skates for the public. We also offer a full range of Services for skates and equipment. Please see out Skate Sharpening Below:
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Know what you looking for
If you are new to the sport we guide you towards the style and price of skates or equipment you will need to get started. If you are advancing in your discipline we make suggestions as your needs grow and have most items in stock. If you are well seasoned and know what you are looking for then Pete’s has the latest and greatest at competitive prices or else we can order in a specific item and even custom items. We also do team items and apparel
Find what you are looking for
Our 2500 square foot store is sure to have the item or service that you need. We carry the major brands in each sport in a wide range of prices. From economically fitting your first time player to no-holds barred best equipment and service we have it or will get it if its available.
Find Advice and Service
The professional staff at Pete’s Skate Shop is committed to providing the best service in the region and our customers come from all over for our service and expertise. Whether you need a skate sharpening, expert skate fitting or equipment repairs, Pete’s can handle it. After you purchased your item from Pete’s we also stand by you with any issues covered or not covered by the manufacturer. We assess the problem and propose solutions in a time frame from the purchase.