Graf ice skate history.......
Graf Skates AG was originally created in Kreuzlingen, Switzerland in 1921 as Graf & Co. by the grandfather of current owner Karl Graf. Graf and Co and produced a variety of sports shoes, including soccer, tennis, hiking and biking. In 1937 Graf and Co introduced its first ice hockey skates. The company did not begin specializing in hockey skates and figure skating boots until 1974.
In 1997, Graf Skates AG expanded to Calgary, Alberta in Canada, with the creation of Graf Canada LTD. This became Graf's main supplier of ice skates to the Canadian and American market, while the company in Switzerland continues to export 85 percent of its production to Europe, Russia and Asia.
Graf skates have a reputation for being among the most comfortable skates on the market.
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