We will be introducing a new class in our Learn to Skate classes through the Spring and Summer Sessions. Parental Involvement Required for Parent / Tot (Parent must know how to skate). This is for beginning skaters ages 5 and younger.
6 Week Sessions...
Saturdays - July 26 - August 30, 2014 @ 12:00-12:30 or 12:35-1:05pm
Thursdays - July 24 - August 28, 2014 @ 4:10-4:40pm
Tuesdays - August 5 - September 16, 2014, 10:00-10:30am
(No Class Tuesday, August 12, 2014)
Includes skate rental, 30 minute lesson and 20 minute scrimmage/practice time on a rec skate throughout the week (not guaranteed to have a rec skate on the day of classes).
Snowplow Sam 1 (Ages 3-5): Stand and sit with skates on: off ice; sit and stand up :on ice; march in place; march fwd; 2-foot glide; dip in place
Snowplow Sam 1
(Ages 3-5): Stand and sit with skates on: off ice; sit and stand up :on ice; march in place; march fwd; 2-foot glide; dip in place
Snowplow Sam 2 (Ages 3-5): March and glide; moving dip; backward wiggles; 2-foot swizzles; rocking horse; 2-foot hop
Snowplow Sam 3 (Ages 3-5): Fwd Skating; 1-foot glide; Fwd swizzles; backward swizzles; snowplow stop; curves
Basic 1 (Ages 6-13): Sit on ice and stand up, fwd marches; 2-foot glide; dip; fwd swizzles; backward wiggles; snowplow stop; rocking horse; 2-foot hop
Basic 2 (Ages 6-13): 1-foot glide; backward 2 foot glide; backward swizzles; 2-foot turn, moving snowplow stop, alternating swizzles
Basic 3 (Ages 6-13): Fwd stroking; ½ swizzle pumps; fwd to backward 2-foot turn; backward 1-foot glide; fwd slalom; 2-foot spin
Basic 4-8 (Ages 6-18): Edges, turns, stops, spins, and other figure skating elements
Freestyle (All ages): Figure skating elements, must have tested through Basic 1-8
Adult ( Ages 14 an up): All levels
To move up to the next level, the student must be tested and have passed the previous level by their instructor.