Starting October 3rd, 2018
The CanSkate A program is a positive first learn to skate experience. It is a program for two to five year olds emphasizing participation and FUN.
CanSkate A is divided into two sessions.
Session 1 – October 3, 2018 to January 18, 2019
Session 2 – January 23, 2019 to April 24, 2019
WEDNESDAY and/or FRIDAY 5:50-6:20 pm
The CanSkate B program is a learn to skate program teaching the basics of skating with participation at the skaters own level of interest. It is based on small number group instruction for skaters working on CanSkate Stages 1-5.
WEDNESDAY and/or FRIDAY 5:30-6:20 pm
Starting October 1st, 2018
Junior /Badge Program
Skaters will be working on CanSkate Stage 6 and Star 1 Freeskate, Star 1Skills and Star 1 and 2a Dance. This session includes group instruction. This session is geared to skaters who show an interest in pursuing the sport of figure skating and possibly trying Skate Canada Tests and participating in recreational competitions.
MONDAY and/or THURSDAY 5:30–6:20 pm (6:40 with dance)
Skaters will have passed their Dutch Waltz dance (2a), and have passed their Star 1 Skills and Star 1 Freeskate. This session includes limited group instruction so skaters should be under the direction of a private coach.
*Note: Any skater that was an Intermediate in 2017/2018 will still qualify as an Intermediate.
MONDAY and/or THURSDAY 5:30–7:00 pm
MONDAY off ice training 7:10-7:40 pm
Skaters will have passed Star 3 Skills, One part of Star 3 Freeskate (3a Elements or 3b Solo) and their Star 5a Dance (Willow Waltz). Skaters will have a private coach to skate at this level.
*Note: Any skater that qualified for the FULL Senior session in 2017/2018 will still qualify as a Senior.
MONDAY and/or THURSDAY 7:10–8:50 pm
MONDAY off ice training 6:30-7:00 pm
*** Juniors, Intermediates and Seniors can add September skating. September skating is held at the Thamesford arena.
Offers opportunities for adult skaters of all levels to develop skating and figure skating skills. Skaters may wish to continue testing fundamental skills acquired from earlier skating experience, or simply learn to skate. This program is geared towards adults that enjoy skating as a recreational sport.
MONDAY and/or THURSDAY 6:10–7:00 pm