Group Lessons

Group Lessons

Cabin John Ice Rink offers group lessons for skaters age 3 and up, at every level of ability. Whether it’s your first time on the ice, or you’re a routine visitor to the rink there’s a skating course for you!

Our classes range from basic offerings, focusing on the foundation of progressive skills to variations of hockey and figure skating abilities. Learn how to skate in a fun, safe environment with professional skating coaches to help you achieve your ice skating goals. You can find a description of each class, along with it’s Activity number to register, at the bottom of this page.

General Registration and Course Information

2021-2022  Ice Skating & Hockey Class Registration and Class Dates

For complete descriptions of the courses offered in the current series of classes,  see our Group Lesson Curriculum.

Scroll down the page for links to registration for specific classes.

Upcoming Session Dates
Session Registration Opens Last Day to Register Online Classes Start Classes end No Classes
Winter 1 2022 December 17, 2021 January 3, 2022 January 5, 2022 February 15, 2022
Winter 2 2022 February 23, 2022 March 2, 2022 March 4, 2022 April 24, 2022 April 9-17, 2022
Spring 2022 April 25, 2022 April 28, 2022 April 30, 2022 June 13, 2022 May 28-30, 2022

Tips for your first class

  • Wear one pair of thin socks.
  • Helmets and gloves are highly recommended.
  • Arrive at the rink 15 minutes early for your lesson, and 15-20 minutes early for subsequent classes so you have plenty of time to get skates and gear on before class starts.
  • Ask for skates that are size smaller than your shoe size.
  • For an immediate answer to a basic group skating class question, please call the rink at 301-765-8620 to speak to someone at the front desk. For additional information or to speak with the Skating Director, please call 301-765-8631.
  • Register online at ActiveMONTGOMERY.org .

Group Lesson Fees
30-minute group lessons start at $108 per series (six 30-minute lessons)
45-minute group lessons start at $162 per series (six 45-minute lessons)
Lesson fee includes skate rental for each lesson and a practice card good for public skating sessions to practice.
No transfers can be made after the second class has met.
$35 fee for all returned checks
Fees cannot be prorated
No make-ups or refunds for missed lessons

Session Progression & Age information
Children ages 3-5 Youth Ages 6-12 Teen & Adults Figure Skating (after completing Youth 6) Hockey (after completing Youth 1 or Teen & Adult 1)
Parent & Tot Youth Beginner 1 Teen & Adult 1 Pre Free Skate Hockey 1
Preschool Beginner 1 Youth 2 Teen & Adult 2 Free Skate 1 to 6 Hockey 2
Preschool 2 Youth 3 Teen & Adult 3 Jumping 1 to 3 Hockey 3
Preschool 3 Youth 4 Teen & Adult 4 Spins 1 to 3 Hockey 4
Preschool 4 Youth 5 Teen & Adult Advanced Moves and Edges Hockey Advanced
Youth 6 Teen & Adult Free Skate Teen & Adult Hockey
Stickhandling & Passing
Offensive Skills & Scrimmage

Skaters needing to purchase hockey gear for a class must schedule a fitting appointment on our Pro Shop Page .  Fitting dates for Hockey 1 and 2 skaters include a 15% discount on gear purchases and are:

Parent and Tot and Preschool Ice Skating Classes

These leveled classes are designed for skaters ages 3-5. Fees include skate rental plus a practice card good for six public skate session admissions.

Winter 1 Parent and Tot Ice Skating Classes and Pre School Classes (ages 3-5)

These classes are designed for skaters ages 3-5.

Parent and Tot Class Times

Skating is fun, and great exercise for you and your child! This class teaches toddlers (ages 3-5) beginning skating skills with Mom or Dad right there to help them feel safe. Parents will need basic skating skills in order to skate with their child. Preschool skaters will learn how to sit and stand up on skates (off and on the ice); march in place; march forward; glide on two feet; and dip in place. Fee covers registration for child and parent, skate rental for child and parent, and a practice card good for six public skating sessions. Register only the child for the course. Equipment Required: Helmet & Gloves. Fee is $108.

Parent and Tot Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136663 Wednesday Jan. 5 11:00 am Studio
136664 Wednesday Jan. 5 3:30 pm Studio
136665 Friday Jan. 7 12:30 pm Studio
136666 Saturday Jan. 8 10:45 am Studio
136667 Saturday Jan. 8 11:45 am Studio
136668 Saturday Jan. 8 3:15 pm Studio
136669 Sunday Jan. 9 11:30 am Studio
136670 Sunday Jan. 9 12:00 pm Studio
136671 Sunday Jan. 9 2:45 pm Studio
Preschool Beginner Ice Skating 1

This class is designed for children ages 3-5 who are beginning skaters. Skaters will learn how to sit and stand up on skates (off and on the ice); march in place; march forward; glide on two feet; and dip in place. Fee includes rental skates and a practice card good for admission to six public skate sessions for the skater to practice skills learned in class. Equipment required: Helmet and gloves.

Preschool 1 Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136677 Wednesday Jan. 5 11:00 am Studio
136678 Wednesday Jan. 5 3:30 pm Studio
136679 Friday Jan. 7 12:30 pm Studio
136680 Saturday Jan. 8 10:45 am Studio
136681 Saturday Jan 8 3:15 pm Studio
136682 Sunday Jan. 9 11:30 am Studio
136683 Sunday Jan. 9 2:45 pm Studio
136684 Tuesday Jan. 11 4:00 pm Studio

 

 

Preschool Ice Skating 2

Prerequisite: Parent and Tot Ice Skating. This skating class is for children between the ages of 3-5. Skaters will learn how to march followed by a long glide, dip while moving, backward wiggles, forward two-foot swizzles, beginning snowplow stop, and a two-foot hop in place. Fee includes rental skates and a practice card good for admission to six public skating sessions to practice . Equipment Required: Helmet & Gloves

Preschool 2 Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136686 Wednesday Jan. 5 11:30 am Studio
136687 Wednesday Jan. 5 4:00 pm Studio
136688 Friday Jan. 7 1:00 pm Studio
136689 Friday Jan. 7 3:30 pm Studio
136690 Saturday Jan. 8 11:45 am Studio
136691 Saturday Jan. 8 3:15 pm Studio
136692 Sunday Jan. 9 11:30 am Studio
136693 Sunday Jan. 9 3:15 pm Studio
136694 Tuesday Jan. 11 4:00 pm Studio
Preschool Ice Skating 3

Prerequisite: Preschool Ice Skating 2. This class is for skaters ages 3-5. Skater will learn forward skating, forward one-foot glides, forward and backward swizzles, a snowplow stop, and curves. Fee includes rental skates and a practice card good for admission to six public skating sessions to practice .  Equipment Required: Helmet & Gloves.

Preschool 3 Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136696 Wednesday Jan. 5 11:30 am Studio
136697 Wednesday Jan. 5 4:00 pm Studio
136698 Friday Jan. 7 1:00 pm Studio
136699 Friday Jan. 7 3:30 pm Studio
136700 Saturday Jan. 8 11:45 am Studio
136701 Saturday Jan. 8 3:45 pm Studio
136702 Sunday Jan. 9 12:00 pm Studio
136703 Sunday Jan. 9 3:15 pm Studio
136704 Tuesday Jan. 11 4:00 pm Studio

 

 

Preschool Ice Skating 4

Prerequisite: Preschool Ice Skating 3. This class is for skaters ages 3-5. Skater will learn forward skating, backward two-foot glides, backward swizzles, rocking horse, two-foot turns from forward to backward in place, and two-foot hop. Fee includes rental skates and a practice card good for admission to six public skating sessions to practice . Equipment Required: Helmet & Gloves.

Preschool 4 Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136706 Wednesday Jan. 5 11:30 am Studio
136707 Wednesday Jan. 5 4:00 pm Studio
136708 Friday Jan. 7 1:00 pm Studio
136709 Friday Jan. 7 3:30 pm Studio
136711 Saturday Jan. 8 3:45 pm Studio
136712 Sunday Jan. 9 12:00 pm Studio
136713 Sunday Jan. 9 3:15 pm Studio

Youth Ice Skating Classes

Youth Ice Skating Classes

These leveled classes teach the fundamental skills of ice skating from your child’s first steps on the ice to crossovers and turns.

Winter 1 Youth Ice Skating Classes

Youth Ice Skating 1

Youth Ice Skating 1: This class is for beginner skaters ages 6-12. Skaters will learn how to sit on the ice and stand up, march forward across the ice, forward two-foot glide, dip, forward swizzles, backward wiggles, beginning snowplow stops, and a two-foot hop. Fee includes skate rental plus a practice card good for admission to six public skate sessions to practice skills learned in class. Helmet & gloves are required.

Youth 1 Ice Skating Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136740 Wednesday Jan. 5 12:30 pm Studio
136741 Wednesday Jan. 5 4:30 pm Studio
136742 Thursday Jan. 6 4:30 pm Studio
136743 Friday Jan. 7 1:30 pm Studio
136744 Friday Jan. 7 4:30 pm Studio
136745 Friday Jan. 7 5:30 pm Studio
142706 Saturday Jan. 8 9:15 am Studio
136746 Saturday Jan. 8 11:15 am Studio
136747 Saturday Jan. 8 12:15 pm Studio
136748 Saturday Jan. 8  1:30 pm Studio
136749 Saturday Jan. 8 2:30 pm Studio
136750 Sunday Jan. 9 1:00 pm Studio
136751 Sunday Jan. 9 1:45 pm Studio
136752 Sunday Jan. 9 3:45 pm Studio
136753 Sunday Jan. 9 4:15 pm Studio
136754 Monday Jan. 10 4:00 pm Studio
136755 Tuesday Jan. 11 4:30 pm Studio

 

 

Youth Ice Skating 2

Youth Ice Skating 2:  Prerequisite: Passed Youth Ice Skating 1 or Preschool Ice Skating 4. This class is for skaters ages 4-12. Skaters will learn forward one-foot glides, backward two-foot glide, rocking horse, scooter pushes, backward swizzles, a two-foot turn from forward to backward in place, and a moving snowplow stop. Fee is $108. Helmet and gloves are strongly recommended.

Youth 2 Ice Skating Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136775 Wednesday Jan. 5 12:30 pm Studio
136776 Wednesday Jan. 5 4:30 pm Studio
136777 Thursday Jan. 6 4:30 pm Studio
136778 Friday Jan. 7 1:30 pm Studio
136779 Friday Jan. 7 4:00 pm Studio
136780 Friday Jan. 7 5:30 pm Studio
136781 Saturday Jan. 8 11:15 am Studio
136782 Saturday Jan. 8 12:15 pm Studio
136783 Saturday Jan. 8  2:00 pm Studio
136784 Saturday Jan. 8 4:15 pm Studio
136785 Sunday Jan. 9 1:00 pm Studio
136786 Sunday Jan. 9 1:45 pm Studio
136787 Sunday Jan. 9 3:45 pm Studio
136788 Monday Jan. 10 4:00 pm Studio
136789 Tuesday Jan. 11 4:30 pm Studio

 

 

Youth Ice Skating 3

Youth Ice Skating 3:  Prerequisite: Passed Youth Ice Skating 2. Skaters will learn forward stroking, forward half-swizzle pumps on a circle, moving forward to backward two-foot turns, backward one-foot glides, backward snowplow stop, forward slaloms, and forward pivot.  Fee is $108.

Youth 3 Ice Skating Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136791 Wednesday Jan. 5 12:30 pm Studio
136792 Wednesday Jan. 5 4:30 pm Studio
136793 Thursday Jan. 6 4:00 pm Studio
136794 Friday Jan. 7 1:30 pm Studio
136795 Friday Jan. 7 4:00 pm Studio
136796 Friday Jan. 7 5:00 pm Studio
136797 Saturday Jan. 8 12:45 pm Studio
136798 Saturday Jan. 8 2:00 pm Studio
136799 Saturday Jan. 8 4:15 pm Studio
136800 Sunday Jan. 9 11:00 am Studio
136801 Sunday Jan. 9 2:15 pm Studio
136802 Sunday Jan. 9 4:15 pm Studio
136803 Monday Jan. 10 4:30 pm Studio
136804 Tuesday Jan. 11 4:30 pm Studio
Youth Ice Skating 4

Youth Ice Skating 4:  Prerequisite: Passed Youth Ice Skating 3. Skaters will learn forward outside and inside edges on a circle (R and L), forward crossovers, backward half-swizzle pumps on a circle, backward one-foot glides, beginning two-foot spin, and forward lunges. Fee is $108

Youth 4 Ice Skating Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136806 Wednesday Jan. 5 1:00 pm Studio
136807 Wednesday Jan. 5 4:30 pm NHL
136808 Thursday Jan. 6 4:00 pm Studio
136809 Friday Jan. 7 2:00 pm Studio
136810 Friday Jan. 7 5:00 pm Studio
136811 Saturday Jan. 8 12:45 pm Studio
136812 Saturday Jan. 8 2:30 pm Studio
136813 Sunday Jan. 9 11:00 am Studio
136814 Sunday Jan. 9 2:15 pm Studio
136815 Monday Jan. 10 4:30 pm Studio
136816 Tuesday Jan. 11 5:00 pm Studio

 

 

Youth Ice Skating 5

Youth Ice Skating 5: Prerequisite: Passed Youth Ice Skating 4. Skaters will learn backward outside and inside edges on a circle (R and L), backward crossovers, forward outside three-turns, advanced two-foot spin, hockey stop, and side toe hop. Fee is $108.

Youth 5 Ice Skating Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136818 Wednesday Jan. 5 1:00 pm Studio
136819 Wednesday Jan. 5 4:30 pm NHL
136820 Friday Jan. 7 2:00 pm Studio
136821 Friday Jan. 7 4:30 pm Studio
136822 Saturday Jan. 8 1:30 pm Studio
136823 Sunday Jan. 9 12:30 pm Studio
136824 Tuesday Jan. 11 5:00 pm Studio
Youth Ice Skating 6

Youth Ice Skating 6  Prerequisite: Passed Youth Ice Skating 5. Skaters will learn forward inside three-turns, moving backward to forward two-foot turns on a circle, backward stroking, T-stop, bunny hops, forward spiral on a straight line, beginning one-foot spin, and shoot the duck.  Fee is $162.

Youth 6 Ice Skating Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136826 Thursday Jan.6 5:00 pm Studio
136827 Saturday Jan.8 9:45 am Olympic
136828 Monday Jan. 10 5:00 pm Studio

Teen and Adult Classes

These leveled classes are designed for beginning to experienced skaters who wish to improve their skating skills. Classes will improve physical fitness, balance, and coordination while teaching skaters advancing skills. Fee includes skate rental plus a skating practice card good for admission to public skate sessions to practice skills learned in class.

Winter 1 Teen and Adult Classes

Teen and Adult Ice Skating 1

Teen and Adult 1 (age 13 and up):  This class is for beginner teen & adult skaters. Learn falling & recovery, forward marching, forward two-foot glide, forward swizzles, one forward/one backward swizzle, dip, and forward snowplow stop. Fee is $108 and includes skate rental and a public skating pass. Helmet & gloves are strongly recommended.

Teen and Adult Ice Skating Classes

 

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136721 Thursday Jan. 6 12:45 pm Studio
136722 Thursday Jan. 6 7:30 pm Studio
136723 Saturday Jan. 8 8:45 am Studio
136724 Sunday Jan. 9 12:30 pm Studio

 

Teen and Adult Ice Skating 2

Teen and Adult 2 (age 13 and up):  Prerequisite:  Passed Teen and Adult 1. Learn forward skating, forward one-foot glides, forward slalom, backward skating, backward swizzles, and two-foot turns in place.  Fee is $108 and includes skate rental and a public skating pass. Helmet & gloves are strongly recommended.

Teen and Adult Ice Skating Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136725 Thursday Jan. 6 12:45 pm Studio
136726 Thursday Jan. 6 7:30 pm Studio
136727 Saturday Jan. 8 9:15 am Studio

 

Teen and Adult Ice Skating 3

Teen and Adult 3: Prerequisite: Passed Teen and Adult Ice Skating 2. Learn forward stroking, forward half-swizzle pumps on circle, moving forward to backward and backward to forward two-foot turn on a circle, backward skating & glide, forward chasses on a circle, and backward snowplow stop. Skaters will receive an electronic practice card that may be used on the Adults only Freestyle sessions or public sessions for practice. Fee is $162.

Teen and Adult Ice Skating Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136728 Thursday Jan. 6 12:00 pm Studio
136729 Thursday Jan. 6 8:00 pm Studio
136730 Saturday Jan 8 9:45 am Olympic
Teen and Adult Ice Skating 4

Teen and Adult 4: Prerequisite: Passed Teen and Adult Ice Skating 3. Learn forward outside and inside edges on a circle, forward crossovers, backward one-foot glides, backward half swizzle pumps on a circle, and hockey stop.  Skaters will receive an electronic practice card that may be used on the Adults only Freestyle or public sessions for practice. Fee is $162.

Teen and Adult Ice Skating Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136731 Thursday Jan. 6 12:00 pm Studio
136732 Thursday Jan. 6 8:00 pm Studio
136733 Saturday Jan. 8 9:45 am Olympic

 

Teen and Adult Advanced

Teen and Adult Advanced: Prerequisite: Passed Teen and Adult Ice Skating 4. Learn back edges on a circle, backward crossovers, outside three-turn, swing rolls, advanced stroking with crossovers forwards & backwards, forward inside three-turns, forward outside to inside change of edge power pulls, T-stop, Lunge, and two-foot to one-foot spins. Skaters will receive an electronic practice card that may be used on the Adults only Freestyle or public sessions for practice. Fee is $162.

Teen and Adult Ice Skating Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136734 Saturday Jan. 8 9:45 am Olympic
136735 Monday Jan. 10 8:15 pm Studio
Teen and Adult Free Skate

Teen and Adult Free Skate:  Prerequisite: Passed Teen and Adult Ice Skating Advanced. This class will focus on introductory free skating skills including beginner jumps and spins. Skater will receive an electronic practice card that may be used on the Adults only Freestyle or public sessions for practice. Fee is $162.

Teen and Adult Ice Skating Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136720 Saturday Jan. 8 9:45 am Olympic

 

Hockey Classes

These youth and adult leveled hockey classes teach skating skills for hockey, stickhandling, and prepare skaters for a team setting. Skaters should complete Youth Ice Skating 1 or Teen and Adult Ice Skating 1 before registering for a hockey class.

Winter 1 Hockey Classes

Hockey 1 (Youth)

Hockey 1:  Prerequisite: Passed Youth Ice Skating 1 or Preschool Ice Skating 4. Skater will learn falling and getting up in hockey skates, proper stance, march forward across the ice, 8-10 steps, forward two-foot glide, dip, forward swizzles, T-push to a two-foot glide, front to back turns, and snowplow stop. Fee includes skate rental. Equipment required: Caged hockey helmet,  flat stick cut to skater’s height, and hockey skates.   Shin guards and hockey gloves are recommended (but not required).  Fee is $114.

Youth Ice Hockey Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136757 Wednesday Jan. 5 5:00 pm Studio
136758 Saturday Jan. 8 9:00 am Olympic
136759 Tuesday Jan. 11 5:30 pm Studio
Hockey 2 (Youth)

Hockey 2: Prerequisite: Passed Hockey 1. Skaters will learn strides using 45-degree v push, forward one-foot push and glides, forward alternating C-cuts, backward hustles to glides on two feet, backward swizzles, backward alternating C-cuts, moving skateboard push, and moving snowplow stop. Fee includes skate rental. Equipment required: Caged hockey helmet, shin guards, hockey gloves, flat stick cut to skater’s height, and hockey skates; protective cup and mouthguard recommended. Fee is $114.

Youth Ice Hockey Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136760 Wednesday Jan. 5 5:00 pm Studio
136761 Saturday Jan. 8 9:00 am Olympic
136762 Tuesday Jan. 11 5:30 pm Studio

 

Hockey 3 (Youth)

Hockey 3:  Prerequisite: Passed Hockey 2. Skaters will learn lateral crossover march, forward C-cuts on a circle, forward outside and inside edges on half circles, backward C-cuts, backward snowplow stops, forward stop-starts, and one-foot forward snowplow stops. Fee includes skate rental. Equipment required: Caged hockey helmet, shoulder and elbow pads, hockey pants, shin guards, hockey gloves, protective cup, curved stick cut to skater’s height, and hockey skates. Fee is $162.

Youth Ice Hockey Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136763 Wednesday Jan. 5 5:45 pm Studio
136764 Saturday Jan. 8 7:45 am Olympic
136765 Tuesday Jan. 11 6:15 pm Studio
Hockey 4 (Youth)

Hockey 4:  Prerequisite: Passed Hockey 3. Skaters will learn quick starts using V-starts, backward one-foot glides, forward and backward crossovers, forward to backward Mohawk pivots, and hockey stops. Fee includes skate rental. Equipment required: Caged hockey helmet, shoulder and elbow pads, hockey pants, shin guards, hockey gloves, protective cup, curved stick cut to skater’s height, and hockey skates.  Fee is $162.

Youth Ice Hockey Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136766 Wednesday Jan. 5 6:30 pm Studio
136767 Saturday Jan. 8 7:45 am Olympic
136768 Tuesday Jan. 11 7:00 pm Studio

 

Hockey Advanced (Youth)

Hockey Advanced:  Prerequisite: Passed Hockey 4. Skaters will learn powerful backward C-cuts, alternating forward and backward crossovers, forward power hockey turns, lateral pivots, fast stops and starts, and fast backward skating with quick backward V-stops. Fee includes skate rental.  Equipment required: Caged hockey helmet, shoulder and elbow pads, hockey pants, shin guards, hockey gloves, protective cup, stick cut to skater’s height, and hockey skates.  Fee is $162.

Youth Ice Hockey Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136769 Wednesday Jan. 5 7:15 pm Studio
136770 Saturday Jan. 8 7:45 am Olympic
136771 Tuesday Jan. 11 7:45 pm Studio
Teen and Adult Hockey Skating and Skills

Teen and Adult Hockey :  Prerequisite: Passed Teen & Adult Ice Skating . This class will focus on more advanced skating skills including backward crossovers, hockey stops, forward power hockey turns, fast stops & starts, backward V-stops, and forward to backward mohawk pivots. Skaters will also learn hockey techniques, rules, and game play including some scrimmage time. Fee includes skate rental. Equipment required: Caged hockey helmet, shoulder and elbow pads, hockey pants, shin guards, hockey gloves, protective cup, stick cut to skater’s height.  Fee is $162.

Teen and Adult Hockey Classes

Course Day Start Date Instruction Time Rink
136717 (advanced) Wednesday Jan. 5 8:15 pm Studio
136718 (advanced) Saturday Jan. 8 7:45 am Olympic
136716 (Beginner) Saturday Jan. 8 9:45 am Studio
136715-Offensive Skills Saturday Jan. 8 8:30 am Olympic

 

Stickhandling and Passing

Description: Prerequisite: Passed Hockey 1. This class focuses on proper technique for stickhandling and passing. Skaters will learn individual skills including proper grips and maneuvering with a puck as well as fundamental passing skills with other players. No game experience is needed. Fee includes skate rental, and a practice card good for admission to public skate sessions to practice skills learned in class. Equipment required: Full gear required.

Youth Ice Hockey Classes

Number – Name Start Date Day Time
136733- Stickhandling and Passing Jan. 8 Saturday 8:30 am
Offensive Skills

Description: Prerequisite: Passed Scrimmage or Hockey 3. Hockey offensive skills gives serious players more real-time, hands-on instruction. Learn the of stick handling, winning puck battles, goal scoring, and offensive plays with other players who want to excel. Full gear required.

Youth Ice Hockey Classes

Number – Name Start Date Day Time
136772- 12 and under Jan. 8 Saturday 8:30 am
136715- 13 and older Jan. 8 Saturday 8:30 am

 

Figure Skating Classes

Free Skate and Specialty figure skating classes for skaters who have passed Youth Ice Skating 6.

Winter 1 Figure Skating Classes

Pre Free Skate

Pre Free Skate: Prerequisite: Passed Youth Ice Skating 6. Skaters will learn forward inside open mohawk, backward outside edge to forward outside edge transition on a circle, ballet jump, backward crossovers to backward outside edge glides, combination step sequences, one-foot upright spin, mazurka, and waltz jump. Fee is $162.

Pre Free Skate Classes

Number – Name Start Date Day Time
136673 Jan. 6 Thursday 5:00 pm
136674  Jan. 8 Saturday 9:45 am
136675  Jan. 10 Monday 5:00 pm
Free Skate 1

Free Skate 1: Prerequisite: Passed Pre Free Skate. Learn forward power stroking, forward outside & inside consecutive edges, backward outside three-turns, upright one-foot spin from back crossovers, half flip, toe loop, and waltz jump combinations. Fee is $162.

Number – Name Start Date Day Time
136646  Jan. 6 Thursday 5:45 pm
136647  Jan. 8 Saturday 11:00 am
136648 Jan. 10 Monday 6:00 pm

 

Free Skate 2

Free Skate 2:  Prerequisite: Passed Free Skate 1. Skates will learn basic back outside and back inside consecutive edges, forward outside and inside spirals on an axis, backward inside three-turns, beginning back spin, half lutz, and salchow. Fee is $162.

Number – Name Start Date Day Time
136649  Jan. 6 Thursday 5:45 pm
136650 Jan. 8 Saturday 11:00 am
136751 Jan. 10 Monday 6:00 pm
Free Skate 3

Free Skate 3:  Prerequisite: Passed Free Skate 2. Skaters will learn alternating back crossovers to backward outside edges, alternating mohawk/crossover sequence, waltz three turns, advanced back spin, loop jump, waltz jump/toe loop combination and salchow/toe loop combination. A practice card membership good for public skating or  freestyle sessions comes with this class to be used for practice time.  Fee is $162.

Number – Name Start Date Day Time
136752  Jan. 6 Thursday 6:45 pm
136753  Jan. 8 Saturday 11:00 am
136754 Jan. 10 Monday 6:45 pm

 

Free Skate 4

Free Skate 4:  Prerequisite: Passed Free Skate 3. Skaters will learn forward power three-turns, waltz eight, forward upright to backward upright spin, sit spin, half loop, flip, and split jump. A practice card membership good for punch pass freestyle sessions comes with this class to be used for practice time. Fee is $162.

Number – Name Start Date Day Time
136655  Jan. 6 Thursday 6:45 pm
136656  Jan. 8 Saturday 11:00 am
136657 Jan. 10 Monday 6:45 pm
Free Skate 5

Free Skate 5: Prerequisite: Passed Free Skate 4. Skaters will learn backward power three-turns, five-step mohawk sequence, camel spin, waltz jump/loop jump combination, lutz, and loop/loop jump combination.  A practice card membership good for punch pass freestyle sessions comes with this class to be used for practice time. Fee is $162.

Number – Name Start Date Day Time
136658 Jan. 8 Saturday 11:00 am
136659 Jan. 10 Monday 7:30 pm

 

Free Skate 6

Free Skate 6:  Prerequisite: Passed Free Skate 5. Skaters will learn forward power pulls, creative step sequence, camel/sit spin combination, layback or cross foot spin, waltz jump/half loop/salchow combination, axel exercises, and backward outside pivot. Fee includes skate rental. A practice card membership good for punch pass freestyle sessions comes with this class to be used for practice time. Fee is $162.

Number – Name Start Date Day Time
136660 Jan. 8 Saturday 11:00 am
136661 Jan. 10 Monday 7:30 pm
Spins

30- minute class focused on spinning technique.  Skaters should pass Free Skate 1 before taking Spins 1.

Number – Name Start Date Day Time
136642-Spins 1 Jan. 8 Saturday 10:30 am
136643- Spins 2 Jan. 8 Saturday 10:30 am
136644- Spins 3 Jan. 8 Saturday 10:30 am

 

Jumping

30-minutes class focused on jumping technique.  Skaters should pass Free Skate 1 before taking Jumping 1.

Number – Name Start Date Day Time
136638-Jumping 1 Jan. 8 Saturday 10:30 am
136639- Jumping 2 Jan. 8 Saturday 10:30 am
136640- Jumping 3 Jan. 8 Saturday 10:30 am
Moves and Edges

Prerequisite: Passed Youth Ice Skating 6. In these classes, skaters will work on power, edge quality, extension of line, quick and precise skating movements and pre-preliminary and preliminary moves in the field patterns. Fee includes skate rental (if needed) plus a skating practice card..

Number – Name Start Date Day Time
136641-Moves and Edge Jan. 8 Saturday 10:30 am