Learn To Skate – Spring – 2018
Learn To Skate classes are for anyone looking to play hockey, figure skate, or learn the basics of recreational skating. Each class is a half hour long and each session runs for eight weeks but you can choose your days to fit your summer schedule! Cost for the eight week session is $170 if registered by 2/25 and $185 if registered after 2/25. All skaters must be registered with USFSA. An $18 annual registration fee will apply. The Learn to Skate Spring session will begin on Wednesday February 28th and Sunday March 4th. All dates are listed below.
Snow Plow Sam
The Snowplow Sam levels are designed to help the preschool (3-6 years old) skater develop preliminary coordination and strength to maneuver on the ice. Time with Snowplow Sam will allow preschool children to become comfortable on the ice.
Hockey Learn To Skate 2-4
Must pass Basic 2
The hockey curriculum is designed to teach the fundamentals of hockey skating. Our program begins with Hockey 2. All elements will be taught without a puck or a stick. Skaters will learn the basic hockey stance, stride, knee bend, edges and other necessary fundamentals to be successful in hockey practices and game situations. Coach Pat Pellegrino is the head instructor for each class.
Wednesday Dates and Times
Spring 8 Week Schedule – 2/28, 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/11, 4/18, 4/25
Snow Plow Sam 1-4
Freestyle Clinic (5:00-6:00pm)
These introductory levels allow new skaters with no prior skating experience to build confidence while learning to skate.
These levels develop all of the fundamental skating skills on the ice. Focus is on learning the ABCs of basic athleticism: Agility, Balance, Coordination and Speed. Upon completion of these levels, skaters will be able to confidently advance to more specialized areas of skating. Private lessons are strongly recommended at this level along with group lessons for mastery of skills.
Sunday Dates and Times
Spring 8 Week Schedule – 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25, 4/8, 4/15, 4/22, 4/29
Snow Plow Sam 1-4
Snowplow Sam 1-2
Jump and Spin
Each Free Skate level is divided into four sections: moves in the field, spins, dance/footwork sequence and jumps. The Free Skate levels are designed to give skaters a strong foundation on which to build their skills. This is the point where the skater can choose whether to pursue a recreational or competitive approach to the sport of figure skating.
Teen / Adult 1-4
The Teen/Adult Learn To Skate program is for skaters 13 years and up who wish to learn how to skate or improve their basic skating skills. Instructors encourage the development of balance, coordination, mobility and other basic skills at a comfortable pace for each individual. Classes will be divided by ability and/or age if possible.