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Courses for Skating

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Age

Group

Length (min)

Description

2-4

Frosty Blades

25

Instruction will focus on becoming acquainted with the ice, standing and shuffling. An adult on skates with some skating experience must accompany the toddler for each lesson. Certified hockey and snow board helmets and skates are mandatory for all skaters and adults. Full facemask is highly recommended.

2-4

Just You N’ Me

50

An introductory learn-to-skate for the non-skater. An adult on skates with some skating experience must accompany the child for the first three lessons. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory for all skaters and adults. Full facemask is highly recommended.

4-5

Snowgliders

25

A learn to skate program for children who are new to the ice or who can stand unassisted. Children should be comfortable without parental involvement. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory. Full facemask is highly recommended.

4-5

Kindergliders

50

A learn to skate program for children who are new to the ice or have limited skating experience. The children will work through 5 levels and receive a badge based on their ability. Children will learn correct forward skating and stopping skills. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory. Full facemask is highly recommended.

6-10

Junior Into to Ice

50

A learn to skate program for children who are new to the ice or have limited skating experience. They will learn correct forward skating and stopping skills. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory.

6-10

Junior Gliders

50

For children who can skate forward and beyond. Levels 1 - 5. Skills may include backwards skating, one foot gliding, and two foot turns. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory.

8-12

Senior Gliders

50

For skaters who have completed the Junior Gliders program. Skills may include backwards crosscuts and one foot turns. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory.

10-15

Child Mastergliders

50

For young skaters who have completed the Senior Gliders program and wish to work towards figure skating goals. Skills include edgework, spirals, and one foot spins. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory.

2-14

Semi Private Lessons

25

Two on one instruction by a certified instructor. Skills to be taught dependent on the client's level. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory.

2-14

Private Lessons

25

One on one instruction by a certified instructor. Skills to be taught dependent on the client's level. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory.

15-18

Teen Intro to Ice

50

A learn to skate program for teens who are new to the ice or have limited skating experience. Learn how to fall and get up safely, skate forward and stop. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory.

15-18

Teen Beginner

50

A learn to skate program for teens who can skate forward and beyond. Skills include backward skating, one foot gliding and two foot turns. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory.

15-18

Teen Intermediate

50

A learn to skate program for teen skaters who have successfully completed the Beginner Teen program. Emphasis placed on increased technical skills (e.g. backwards crosscuts and one foot turns). Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory.

15-18

Teen Mastergliders

50

For Recreational Skating School participants who wish to continue practicing skating skills, freestyle, dance, and stroking elements. Prerequisites: Child Master Gliders - Figure Skating program or equivalent or approval from Technical Advisor. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory.

18+

Adult Intro to Ice

50

A learn to skate program for adults who are new to the ice or have limited skating experience. Learn how to fall and get up safely, skate forward and stop. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory.

18+

Adult Beginners

50

For adults who can skate forward and beyond. Skills include backward skating, one foot gliding and two foot turns. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory.

18+

Adult Intermediate

50

For adult skaters who have mastered the basic skills. Emphasis placed on increased technical skills (e.g. forward crosscuts, backward crosscuts and one foot turns). Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory.

18+

Adult Advanced FS

50

A transitional program for the skater who wishes to continue in the Adult Advanced Free Skate program. Prerequisites: Adult Intermediate program or equivalent or approval from Technical Advisor. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory.

15+

Semi Private Lesson

25

Two on one instruction by a certified instructor. Skills to be taught dependent on the client's level. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory.

15+

Private Lessons

25

One on one instruction by a certified instructor. Skills to be taught dependent on the client's level. Certified hockey and snow board helmets are mandatory.

Compiled with information from the city's Recreational Skating School page