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just a simple question
January 2, 2013 at 12:56 AM

Is 3 too soon for skates? I have a 3 year old little girl and her older cousin who is 5 got roller blades for xmas and she now wants some but idk is she old enough for them yet?ice skating


  • PEEK05
    by PEEK05
    January 2, 2013 at 12:56 AM

    My daughter got toddler roller skates when she was 2. :)

  • lamommy23
    January 2, 2013 at 1:00 AM

    thanks do you know where would i find those, should i just look online?

  • dscokwn
    by dscokwn
    January 2, 2013 at 1:51 AM

    Good question.  I'd probably ask my pediatrician.  You wouldn't want to put too much strain on their muscles and bones before they're ready.

  • frndlyfn
    January 2, 2013 at 2:12 AM

    THere are toddler / preschooler skates on the market.  Just buy her age appropriate ones with a helmet and pads. roller skates

  • frndlyfn
    January 2, 2013 at 2:14 AM roller skates

  • alexis_06
    January 2, 2013 at 5:10 AM

     my daughter had fisher price rollerskates at that age.  sure she hated she still had them!  :)

  • meliscool72
    January 2, 2013 at 5:48 AM

    I think if she can walk and run and keep her balance, then it is just fine, they make skates for that age. 

  • UpSheRises
    January 2, 2013 at 1:35 PM

    It depends on her core strength.

    The problem is being able to balance on your own.

  • sweetmissy_05
    January 2, 2013 at 6:15 PM

    My 3 year old wants to go ice skating. And they do make toddler roller skates and you can always get knee and elbow pads.

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