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  Fall 2014 Learn to Skate Classes | Fall 2014 Freestyle Sessions


Learn to Skate - Fall 2014 Classes

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First Steps
12 weeks beginning September 29th
For ages 2-4. This program for independent pre-school aged children focuses on gently acquainting young children with the ice and developing coordination in a creative and playful environment.

Pre-Hockey
12 weeks beginning September 28th
For ages 3-6. Pre-Hockey is intended for children who have not ice skated before and are enthusiastic about hockey. Kids will learn balance, basic forward and backward skating, glides, stops, turns and beginning crossovers. Required equipment includes a hockey helmet (with a face cage), stick, shin guards, hockey skates and hockey gloves.

Parent & Tot
12 weeks beginning October 4th
This is a parent participation version of our First Steps program for young beginners. Parents should be sufficiently comfortable on ice skates to assist their child. Tots who can move and get up on their own on the ice should register for Snowplow Sam.
Snowplow Sam
12 weeks beginning September 28th
For ages 4-6. First time skaters will be learning basic balance, proper falling and getting up, beginning forward skating and two foot glides. Snowplow levels 2 and 3 are progressive in completion and skill mastery. Students will work on skating with speed, simple turns, beginning backward skating and stops.
Basic Skills 1 & 2
12 weeks beginning September 28th
For ages 6+. The "Basic Skills" curriculum provides beginners with a strong skating foundation. Once a skater has completed the first two levels, they may choose to enroll in the Junior Figure Skating Academy or Hockey Academy programs.
Basic Skills 3 & 4
12 weeks beginning September 28th
For ages 6+. The progression to Levels 3-4 includes forward and backward stroking, forward crossovers, three turns, stops, footwork combinations and much more! Once at this level, skaters will also have the opportunity to join our Junior Figure Skating Academy.
Basic Skills 5 & 6
12 weeks beginning September 28th
The progression to Levels 5-6 includes backward crossovers, hockey stops, edge work, three-turns, T-stops, bunny hops and more. Skaters at this level are more than ready and encouraged to join our Jr. Figure Skating Academy as this has proven to increase the progression at a faster and steady pace.
Junior Skating Academy - 2013-14 Season
2013-14 Season starts September 28th
For skaters in Basic Skills Level 3 and above. While encouraging skaters to accelerate their completion of the Basic Skills curriculum, Academy coaches motivate skaters to enhance the quality of their basic skating giving them a strong foundation in fundamental figure skating techniques.Skaters may attend all of the four weekly scheduled Academy sessions: Tuesdays- 4:15-5:00pm, Thursdays - 5:15-6:00pm, Saturdays- 11:30am-12:15pm and Sundays- 8:30am-9:15am.
Adult Basic Skills
12 weeks beginning September 28th
For ages 18+. It is never too late to learn to skate! Level 1 is intended for absolute beginners. Balance, beginning forward skating, glides, stops and basic backward movement are introduced. Skaters who are comfortable moving on the ice will progress to Level 2, learning basic turns, crossovers and backward skating.

Day Parent/Tot First Steps  
Pre Hockey Snowplow Sam Basic Skills 1-2 Basic Skills 3-4 Basic Skills 5-6 Adult   1-2 Jr. Figure Skating Academy
Mon. - 1:00pm 1:00pm - - - - - -
Tues. - 10:00am 10:00am 5:00pm 5:00pm - 4:15 pm - 4:15pm
Wed - - 4:15pm - 4:15pm 4:15pm - - -
Thurs. - - - 4:30pm 4:30pm 4:30pm 5:15pm - 5:15pm
Sat. 12:15pm 12:15 pm 12:15 pm 10:45am
10:45am 10:45am 11:30am - 11:30am
Sun. - - 8:30am 9:15am 9:15am 9:15am 8:30am 9:15am 8:30am


Freestyle Sessions - Fall 2014

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Open to advanced skaters, these sessions offer the opportunity to practice and refine jumps, spins, and routines. This program provides high-caliber skaters the opportunity to meet skaters of similar abilities.
Monday AM
15 weeks: 9/8-12/15
Monday PM
15 weeks: 9/8-12/15
Tuesday AM
16 weeks: 9/2-12/16
Tuesday PM
16 weeks: 9/2-12/16
Wednesday AM
16 weeks: 9/3-12/17
Wednesday PM
16 weeks: 9/3-12/17
Thursday AM
15 weeks: 9/4-12/18 *Please note there will be no scheduled session on 11/27/14
Thursday PM
15 weeks: 9/4-12/18 *Please note there will be no scheduled session on 11/27/14
Friday AM
16 weeks: 9/5-12/19
Friday PM
16 weeks: 9/5-12/19
Saturday AM
16 weeks: 9/6-12/20
 
Monday
9/8-12/15
Tuesday
9/2-12/16
Wednesday
9/3-12/17
Thursday
9/4-12/18
Friday
9/5-12/19
Saturday
9/6-12/20
6:00am-9:00am 6:00am-9:00am 6:00am- 9:00am 6:00am-9:00am 6:00am-9:00am 6:00am- 9:00am
2:30pm-4:00pm 2:00pm-3:30pm 2:30pm-4:30pm 2:30pm-4:30pm 2:00pm-3:30pm -
4:15pm-5:45pm 3:30pm-5:00pm - 4:45pm-6:15pm
Begins 9/18/14
3:30pm-5:00pm -

Fall 2014 Schedule
Classes Run 9-28-14 to 12-20-14
Freestyle begins 9/2/14
Adult Hockey Development
begins 9/8/14

Monday
Freestyle 6:00-9:00 am
First steps 1:00-1:45 pm
Pre Hockey 1:00-1:45 pm
Freestyle 2:30-4:00 pm
Freestyle 4:15-5:45 pm
Mini Islanders 5:15-6:15 pm
Adult Hockey Dev. II
9:50-11:20 pm
Tuesday
Freestyle 6:00-9:00 am
First Steps 10:00-10:45 am
Pre Hockey 10:00-10:45 am
Freestyle 2:00-3:30 pm
Freestyle 3:30-5:00 pm
Jr. Figure Skating Acad/Learn to Skate Levels 5-6 4:15-5:00 pm
Learn to Skate: Levels: Snow Plow, 1-2 5:00-5:45 pm
Hockey 101
5:45-6:45 p.m.
Adult Hockey Development I 9:50-11:20 p.m.
Wednesday
Freestyle 6:00-9:00 a.m.
Adult Skate 11:00-1:00 p.m.
Freestyle 2:30-4:30 p.m.
Learn to Skate: Levels 1-2, 3-4 4:15-5:00 p.m.
Pre Hockey 4:15-5:00 p.m.
Hockey 201 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Thursday*
Freestyle 6:00-9:00 a.m.
Adult Sticks N Pucks - Starts 10/2/14 11:00-1:00pm
Mini Islanders 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Freestyle 2:30-4:30 p.m.
Freestyle - Begins 9/18/14 4:45-6:15 p.m.
Learn to Skate: Levels Snow Plow, 1-2, 3-4 4:30-5:15 p.m.
Jr. Skating Academy/Learn to Skate Level 5-6 5:15-6:00 p.m.
*No classes or contracted Freestyle sessions on 11/27
Friday
Freestyle 6:00-9:00 a.m.
Adult Skate - Starts 10/3/14 11:00-1:00 p.m.
Freestyle 2:00-3:30 p.m.
Freestyle 3:30-5:00 p.m.
Hockey 101
5:00-6:00 p.m.
Saturday
Freestyle 6:00-9:00 a.m.
Mini Islanders 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Hockey 101 9:30-10:30 a.m.
Learn to Skate: Levels Snow Plow, 1-2, 3-4 10:45-11:30 a.m.
Jr. Figure - Skating Acad/Learn to Skate Level 5-6 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
First Steps 12:15-1:00 p.m.
Pre Hockey 12:15-1:00 p.m.
Parent & Tot 12:15-1:00 p.m.
Sunday
Jr. Figure Skating Acad/Learn to Skate Level 5-6 & Pre-Hockey 8:30-9:15 a.m.
Learn to Skate: Levels Snow Plow, 1-2, 3-4 9:15-10:00 a.m.
Hockey 101 10:00-11:00 a.m.
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