Synthetic ice is not a real ice. It is an environmentally safe and friendly way to have fun without the wasted electrical energy or water resources. The skating rink is assembled using specially formulated recyclable plastic material. It is then, covered with water based glide enhancer which provide a slippery and easy to skate on surface. Unlike the real ice, on this innovative plastic material you have to drive your skates on the surface like roller blades. When you become comfortable, you will have an easy transition to the real ice if you choose to. Not only is synthetic ice eco-friendly it saves thousands of watts in energy and tens of thousands of gallons of water. Some professional arenas have also used synthetic ice for training purposes. Crystal Ice Skating is about providing people with a fun and safe entertainment experience.
Shown below are 4 interlocking panels, these piece together like a gigantic puzzle. Each panel weighs approximately 70 pounds, once these panels are locked together, they are not going anywhere.