All figure skating programs are taught in both group and private lesson formats. They teach skaters the fundamentals of basic skating skills, stroking, spins, jumps, dance, creative movement and performance skills.
The Figure Skating Programs that we currently offer are:
Bronze - Skaters who are currently competing/testing at the Star 2 level or skaters who have been invited from JuniorStarSkate or STAR Academy programs.
Silver - Skaters who are currently competing/testing at Star 3 & 4 level or skaters who have been invited from the Bronze program.
Gold - Skaters who are currently competing/testing at or above the Star 5+ level or skaters who have been invited from the Silver program.
OFF ICE PROGRAMS
Strength & Flexibility (Bronze-Gold)- Skaters will work to develop flexibility in their shoulders, back and hips which is necessary for figure skating positions.
Musicality & Movement (Bronze-Gold)- Skaters will work on their movement and coordination through various forms and genres of dance.
Dryland Jumping (Bronze-Gold)- Skaters will work on rotational exercises, positioning and skating specific movement patterns which are essential to be technically proficient on the ice.
Please speak with our Director of Skating, Coach Amy Richard, for information as to what skates you should purchase your child.
Skates and blades are individual based on the skaters' skill level, goals and size, and it is imperative to skater safety that the correct skates are selected.
Skaters wear practice attire - no baggy attire, leggings or a skating skirt recommended.
The Fall 2023 Schedule and Registration is open, please visit our registration page for full details! All Fall sessions will take place at the Cloverdale Arena.
It is recommended that all skaters in our Bronze - Gold sessions skate a minimum number of days based on their goals. Please speak with Coach Amy for recommendations for your child.
Sessions fill quickly, please watch your inbox for registration details and do not delay, ice placement is first come first served.