The 8 Best Figure Skates (No Fluff!) For All Skill Levels

Looking to get into figure skating, or maybe it’s time to upgrade that old worn our pair you’ve had forever!  We have scoured the internet to bring you the best figure skates around – From beginner to advanced, and thrifty to expensive!  We’ve taken a look at customer reviews and weighed them against the performance … Read more The 8 Best Figure Skates (No Fluff!) For All Skill Levels

The 37 (Yes 37!) Best Gifts For Hockey Players (2020 Update!)

Looking to get that special hockey player in your lift a gift?  Or maybe it’s your child’s birthday and you are looking to get them something special.  Or maybe, you deserve a gift and are getting this for yourself!  (Don’t feel bad, we at Going Bar Down have done this on more than one occasion…) … Read more The 37 (Yes 37!) Best Gifts For Hockey Players (2020 Update!)

The 6 Best Skates For Beginners (Hockey, Figure, and Recreational Skaters)

Once winter rolls around, nothing beats picking up a pair of skates and getting out to your local rink.  Whether you are playing hockey, figure skating, or just learning and need a pair of general purpose skates, strapping some skates on and going for a skate is and always will be a winter tradition.  So … Read more The 6 Best Skates For Beginners (Hockey, Figure, and Recreational Skaters)

The Best Lacrosse Bags [For Gear, Sticks, and Balls]

Lacrosse players have to carry alot of gear back and forth to practice, games, and training, so you need to make sure you have the right back for the job!  Equipment bags, stick bags, and ball bags are all important for keeping organized and making sure you don’t show up to the field missing a … Read more The Best Lacrosse Bags [For Gear, Sticks, and Balls]

The Definitive Guide To Hockey Slang, Terms, and Lingo

Hockey is a very interesting and unique sport – because of this it has developed it’s own set of terms and slang that hockey players and fans typically use.  The hit comedy show Letterkenny may have made some of these terms more popular, but these terms have been around for decades now.  We will take a deep … Read more The Definitive Guide To Hockey Slang, Terms, and Lingo

The Best Lacrosse Gloves of 2020

Lacrosse gloves are obviously a crucial piece of equipment, protecting you from slashes, errant passes or shots, and helping you keep a strong grip on your stick.  Our article will have a quick roundup of our top picks directly below, followed by the crucial things you need to look for in a lacrosse glove, and finally … Read more The Best Lacrosse Gloves of 2020