Youth Learn to
Skate Academy

All Learn to Skate Programs are a progressive series of 5 levels.

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GROUPS AND RATIOS ARE SET BASED ON COACH'S DISCRETION. HST NOT INCLUDED IN PROGRAM FEES.

FALL SEASON

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WE ARE CURRENTLY NOT ACCEPTING ENROLMENT FOR THE FALL SEASON.
SCHEDULE TO BE POSTED AT A LATER DATE.

WINTER SEASON

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1

Primary Fundamentals

This program is customized for beginner skaters with little or no experience on the ice. Skaters will learn how to fall down and stand up with good balance and posture, skate forwards with a good understanding of a push and glide sequence.

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AGES
7 - 12

TIME
1 Hour

WEDNESDAYS
Jan. 18 - Mar. 22, 2023
$629.00

5:30 PM

SATURDAYS
Jan. 21 - Mar. 25, 2023
$629.00

12:15 PM

2:00 PM

SUNDAYS
Jan. 22 - Mar. 26, 2023
$629.00

10:00 AM

11:15 AM

2:30 PM

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2

Fundamentals and Foundations

This program is customized for skaters with little experience on the ice. Skaters should be able to skate forwards using a push and glide sequence, and march backwards. Skaters will be introduced to one-foot glides, begin understanding the concept of edges, stops and sculling.

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AGES
7 - 12

TIME
1 Hour

WEDNESDAYS
Jan. 18 - Mar. 22, 2023
$629.00

5:30 PM

SATURDAYS
Jan. 21 - Mar. 25, 2023
$629.00

12:15 PM

2:00 PM

SUNDAYS
Jan. 22 - Mar. 26, 2023
$629.00

10:00 AM

11:15 AM

2:30 PM

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3

Strengthening Foundations

This program is suited for experienced skaters who are able to skate backwards, confidently stop, and glide on one foot confidently with balance and posture. Edge work and backwards skating will be the main focus of this level, including, forward one foot inside and outside edges, begin understanding the concept of backward edges, and backwards sculling.

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AGES
7 - 12

TIME
1 Hour

WEDNESDAYS
Jan. 18 - Mar. 22, 2023
$629.00

5:30 PM

SATURDAYS
Jan. 21 - Mar. 25, 2023
$629.00

12:15 PM

2:00 PM

SUNDAYS
Jan. 22 - Mar. 26, 2023
$629.00

10:00 AM

11:15 AM

2:30 PM

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4

Mastering Foundations

This level is customized for skilled skaters. Skills worked on will be edge work both forwards & backwards, development of crossovers, slaloms, and turns.

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AGES
7 - 12

TIME
1 Hour

WEDNESDAYS
Jan. 18 - Mar. 22, 2023
$629.00

5:30 PM

SATURDAYS
Jan. 21 - Mar. 25, 2023
$629.00

12:15 PM

2:00 PM

SUNDAYS
Jan. 22 - Mar. 26, 2023
$629.00

10:00 AM

11:15 AM

2:30 PM

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5

Fundamentals & Foundations Mastered

This level is designed for advanced skaters who would like to take their skills to the next level. Skills worked on will be advanced edge work both forwards & backwards, development of backward crossovers, hockey stops and one foot turns.

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AGES
7 - 12

TIME
1 Hour

WEDNESDAYS
Jan. 18 - Mar. 22, 2023
$629.00

5:30 PM

SATURDAYS
Jan. 21 - Mar. 25, 2023
$629.00

12:15 PM

2:00 PM

SUNDAYS
Jan. 22 - Mar. 26, 2023
$629.00

10:00 AM

11:15 AM

2:30 PM

SPRING SEASON

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WE ARE CURRENTLY NOT ACCEPTING ENROLMENT FOR THE SPRING SEASON.
SCHEDULE TO BE POSTED AT A LATER DATE.

SUMMER SEASON

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WE ARE CURRENTLY NOT ACCEPTING ENROLMENT FOR THE SUMMER SEASON.
SCHEDULE TO BE POSTED AT A LATER DATE.

Dates and times are subject to change based on availability.
Skaters are grouped according to level first and then by age.

Equipment Requirements

  • CSA-approved helmets are mandatory and face cage is optional.
  • Hockey or figure skates that lace up (plastic skates with buckles do not provide the proper support).
  • Blades should be single blade not double.
  • It is very difficult to learn to skate on dull blades. All newly purchased skates must be sharpened.
  • Waterproof gloves and layered up in clothing that is warm, dark and waterproof.
  • Bicycle or ski helmets are not permitted.