LEARN TO SKATE CLASS DESCRIPTIONS
**ALL Learn To Skate Participants MUST wear a CSA approved Helmet with a full Cage Face covering**
Kindertot: 30 Minute Classes for AGES 2-3 year olds ONLY
Parental participation not required. Children will be grouped together by age/ability.
KINDERSTICKS: 30 Minute Classes for Children AGES 2-4 ONLY
This program is for children ages 2-4 who can skate independently (no pusher). This class will incorporate some introductory hockey skills into the skating lesson. Full equipment is not necessary, however, hockey gloves are recommended.
Learn to Skate: 50 Minute Classes for Children AGES 4-6 ONLY
LEARN TO SKATE A – Brand new skaters and beginners who are working on increasing their speed and confidence in forward skating.
LEARN TO SKATE B – Children must be able to forward skate (using both feet to march/push) two widths of our ice (approx 30m) in less than 45 seconds and have some ability to skate backwards in order to register for this level. Skaters will work on their push/glide sequence, stopping and improving their backward skating in this level.
LEARN TO SKATE C/D – Children must be able to forward skate 2 widths of our ice (approx 30m) using both feet in a push/glide sequence in less than 30 seconds and be able to skate one width backwards in less than 30 seconds in order to register for this level. These more advanced skaters will be working on crossovers, edge control and improving their forward and backward stride. Please note that these are NOT Hockey Power Skating lessons.
Learn to Skate JUNIOR: 50 Minute Classes for Children AGES 7-12 ONLY
JUNIOR LEVEL 1 – For brand new skaters AGES 7-12.
JUNIOR LEVEL 2 – For skaters AGES 7-12 who have some skating experience. Focus will be on proper push/glide sequence, backwards skating, stopping and introduction to edgework.
JUNIOR LEVELS 3-4 – For advanced skaters AGES 7-12 with a focus on forward and backward crossovers, edgework, turns and pivots. *Please note, this is not a Hockey Power Skating class.
LEARN TO SKATE ADULT/TEEN – It’s never too late to learn!
SPRING 2023 LEARN TO SKATE - BEGINNING FRIDAY MARCH 31st
Fridays: Mar 31, Apr: 14, 21, 28, May: 5, 12, 19, 26, June: 2, 9
Saturdays: Apr: 1, 15, 22, 29, May: 6, 13, 27, June: 3, 10, 17
Sundays: Apr: 2, 16, 23, 30, May: 7, 14, 28, June: 4, 11, 18
Mondays: Apr: 3, 17, 24, May: 1, 8, 15, 29, June: 5, 12, 19
Tuesdays: Apr: 4, 11, 18, 25, May: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, June: 6
Excluding Easter Weekend: April 7, 8, 9 & 10
Excluding May Long Weekend: May 20, 21 & 22
30 MINUTE CLASS SCHEDULE: Kintertot (KT) / Kindersticks (KSTICKS) - - AGES 2-4 ONLY
30 MINUTE CLASS – $199.99 + HST
50 MINUTE CLASS SCHEDULE: LEVELS A-D (AGES 4-6) & JUNIOR LEVELS 1-4 (AGES 7-12)
|9:00||A, B, C/D||A, Jr 1, Jr 2, Jr 3-4|
|10:00||A, B, C/D||A, B, C/D|
|11:00||A, B, Jr 2, Jr 3-4||A, B, C/D|
|4:00||B, C/D||B, C/D|
|5:00||A, B, C/D||Jr 2, Jr 3-4|
50 MINUTE CLASS – $329.99 + HST