Hockey Skates or Figure Skates?

I just want to go really fast on the ice, no jumps or spins or anything, and maybe play hockey later on when I get good. I am starting ice skating lessons soon and want to buy my own skates for them. Should I start out with hockey skates so I get used to them from the beginning, or are figure skates easier to... show more I just want to go really fast on the ice, no jumps or spins or anything, and maybe play hockey later on when I get good.
I am starting ice skating lessons soon and want to buy my own skates for them. Should I start out with hockey skates so I get used to them from the beginning, or are figure skates easier to learn in?
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