Ice Skating Lessons
Learn To Skate Program
Campbell County Parks and Recreation Department offers Learn to Skate Lessons for children ages 4 and up. Whether you are a future figure skater, future hockey player, or just want to enjoy open skate time safely, join our Learn to Skate program to learn to ice skate and have tons of fun. As skater's progress, instructors will automatically advance them through these levels.
Location: Spirit Hall Ice Arena
Session 1: September 28, 2020 - November 16, 2020
Registration: August 3, 2020 - September 20, 2020
Session 2: January 11, 2021 - March 1, 2021
Registration: November 16, 2020 - January 3, 2021
Days: Mondays & Wednesdays
Fee: $90 per student
$110 for Figure Skating Intermediate and Advanced; these two classes include additional practice times.
*includes 5 free open skate passes*
*All participants are required to wear helmets, gloves and long pants on ice. Bike helmets are sufficient.*
*Registration is held at the Recreation Center only, as there are forms to be handed out.*
WalkerLearning to get on the ice. Learning to move across the width of the ice. Being able to get up off the ice. To have a basic grasp of balance. All of these tasks will be performed without assistance of a teacher.
Figure Skating Beginner
Figure skating beginner will focus on edge work, additional control skating both forward and backwards. They will practice forward swizzles and backward wiggles. And also work on snowplow stops, rocking horses and dips.
Figure Skating Basic
Figure Skating Basic will work on forward one foot glides (R & L). They will work on backward swizzles, two foot turn from forward to backward in place, moving snowplow stop. While also learning forward alternating swizzles, forward stroking, forward half swizzle pumps on a circle. Moving forward to backward two-foot turns, backward one foot glides, forward slalom and two foot spins.
Figure Skating IntermediateIntermediate will work on backward outside edge on a circle, backward inside edge on a circle, backward crossovers. They will practice beginning one foot spin, side toe hop, forward inside three turn, a T-stop, hockey stop and bunny hop. As well as a forward spiral, forward lunge, forward inside open Mohawk. A backward outside edge to forward outside edge transition on a circle.
Figure Skating AdvancedPlacement by instructor is necessary.