Consultations (appointment only)
High-level skaters must book an appointment for consultations with Marlon or John. If you know what boot and blade you would want to purchase or would like to try on, book an appointment for a fitting.

Boot Fitting (walk-ins are first-come first-serve based on staff availability; appointment only for high level skaters)
There is a non-refundable fitting fee deposit of $35 on our figure skating boots and hockey skates on the day of your fitting appointment. Higher-level skaters must book an appointment for a fitting with Marlon or John a week in advance. There are no walk-ins for boot fittings for higher-level skaters.

Skate Sharpening (drop off service, sharpened skates can be picked-up 24 hours after drop-off, no walk-ins)
We provide skate sharpening for hockey and figure skates. It is a minimum of 24 hours service. You do not need an appointment to drop-off your skates for skate sharpening, but skates must be dropped off at the Pro Shop during Pro Shop open hours only​.
This service requires pre-payment and a later pick-up date from the drop-off date. Appointments for sharpening can be made a week in advance and allows for the customer to drop their skates off on the date and time of their appointment and wait for their skates to be sharpened to take home.

Blade Mounting (appointment only, no walk-ins)
We provide blade mounting services, and rivet and screw replacements for figure and hockey skates. The skater must be present to mark-up the skate and or try the skate on. This service requires an appointment during our available skate hours.

Boot Reconditioning (appointment only, no walk-ins)
Stretching boots or boots punched, remounting, plugging and waterproofing services are also available. This service requires an appointment, may require two days before pick-up, and may require you to return during available skate hours.


For all services, skates must be dropped off and paid for in the Pro Shop during Pro Shop hours only and must be picked up at a later date from the drop off date. Please call ahead to confirm that your skate is ready for pick-up.​​

For more than 50 years, the Fairfax Ice Arena Pro Shop has served skaters in the Virginia, Maryland and DC area, and skaters from across the nation and the world. The Fairfax Ice Arena Pro Shop has a large selection of skating equipment for figure skaters and hockey players. We are authorized dealers for ​Aura, Edea, Jackson Ultima, John Wilson, Riedell, Risport Skates, MK and more.

3779 Pickett Rd.
Fairfax, VA 22031

​High-Level Skater Boot Fitting and Services
By Appointment Only with Marlon or John

All high-level skaters who need consultations, custom boot orders, boot fittings, skate sharpening, blade mounting, and boot reconditioning are available by appointment only with Marlon or John. Appointments must be booked a week in advance.

Pro Shop Appointment Request Form

​​​Marlon takes appointments on:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday: ​11 a.m.–6 p.m.
  • Saturday: 4 p.m.–6 p.m.

John takes appointments on:

  • Monday–Thursday:  7 a.m.–Noon

Appointments are required for:

Boot fitting, and high-level figure skaters who need custom boot orders, boot fittings, skate sharpening, blade mounting, boot reconditioning, consultations and other services. Appointments must be booked a week in advance. Please use the appointment request form below, or call (703) 323-1132 and ask to speak with the Pro Shop.

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(703) 323-1132

Monday: 11 AM–10 PM
Tuesday: 11 AM–10 PM
Wednesday: 11 AM–10 PM
Thursday: 11 AM–10 PM

Are you looking to purchase figure skates or hockey skates? 

​Purchasing skates is not like purchasing shoes. The skater must be fitted and assessed in-person. The last skate fitting is taken one hour before the Pro Shop closes.

  • Walk-ins for beginner to intermediate skaters are available on a first-come, first-serve basis or you may book an appointment a week in advance.
  • There are no walk-ins for high-level skaters. An appointment is required for high-level skaters and must be booked a week in advance. 
  • ​There is a non-refundable fitting fee of $35 on all fittings for figure skates and hockey skates that is due on the day of your fitting appointment. If you decide to purchase with us, the fee will be deducted from the final purchase price.​​

This is an appointment request only. Appointment requests must be submitted a week in advance. You will be contacted by phone or email within 24–48 hours about your appointment request.

** IMPORTANT NOTE ** Requests submitted via the form below or via email between Thursday at Noon through Sunday, will receive a reply by the following Tuesday.​ Please call the Pro Shop at (703) 323-1132 between Thursday through Monday.

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​​​​Pro Shop Hours

Friday: 11 AM–7 PM
Saturday: 10 AM–7 PM
​Sunday: 12 PM–6 PM

Closed for Maintenance on August 19-24

Fairfax Ice Arena and its Pro Shop will be closed for maintenance on Monday, August 19 through Saturday, August 24. Due to safety, only scheduled staff will be allowed to enter inside the facility on August 19-24. The Pro Shop will not be taking appointments and walk-ins, and customers will not be able to pick-up and drop-off of skates during the shutdown on August 19-24.
We will re-open on Sunday, August 25. 


Talk to our friendly, knowledgeable staff

Our Pro Shop can help you get the right skate. ​We take great care to ensure you receive the best service and skate fit possible. Our staff are trained to help you with all of your skating equipment, and equipment service needs. We stock popular brands and service every item we sell.

High-level skaters who need consultations, custom boot orders, boot fittings, blade sharpening, and other services are available by appointment only with Marlon and John. They have more than 20 years of experience with fitting and servicing figure and hockey skates, and equipment. They train directly with skate manufacturers and work with high-level national and international competitive athletes, show skaters, and coaches.

3779 Pickett Rd., Fairfax, VA
​(703) 323-1132