Learn To Figure Skate / Junior Academy 

Learn To Figure Skate (LTFS) is a group Figure Skating Program for higher level Canskaters. This customized program will further develop the basic skating fundamentals and introduce skaters to figure skating specific skills. LTFS will prepare children for the private / semi-private lesson program (STARSkate). LTFS is a 2 to 3 day /week program, however, it is strongly recommended that skaters participate 3 days per week for optimal skill development. Class fees include both on and off-ice activities and skaters must be invited, or have an assessment to register in this program. Badges will be rewarded before Christmas break and at the end of the season.

Recommendations Equipment / Information
 * Helmets are optional
*Long hair should be tied back  
* Skaters are encouraged to wear athletic clothing (no jeans)
*For equipment, visit United Cycle on Gateway Blvd - 78 Ave,
or Professional Skate on 170 St. - 111 Ave, or 9212 - 51 Ave

Skate Canada Membership $36.00  

 Learn To Figure Skate July/August Camps (Clareview Arena)

Camp #1 Monday to Thursday 5:15-6:30pm July 3,4,5,6 4 Classes CVA $64.00
Camp #2 Monday to Thursday 5:15-6:30pm July 10,11,12,13 4 Classes CVA $64.00
Camp #3 Monday to Thursday 5:15-6:30pm July 17,18,19,20 4 Classes CVA $64.00
Camp #4 Monday to Thursday 5:15-6:30pm July 224,25,26,27 4 Classes CVA $64.00
Camp #5 Monday to Thursday 5:15-6:30pm July 31 Aug. 1,2,3 4 Classes CVA $64.00
Camp #6 Monday to Tursday 5:15-6:30pm Aug. 7,8,9,10 4 Classes CVA $64.00

*July/August Camps are at the Clareview Arena (CVA)

 

Long Term Athlete Development Recommendations

*skate a minimum of 3 to 4 days per/week

*participate in other sports (gymnastics, swimming, team sports)

*skate 10 months per/year

*Enroll in some type of dance class (ballet, hip hop, jazz)

Coaching Recommendations

*develop routine (try not to miss any classes)

*participate in both the on and off-ice classes

*follow at home training guidelines to help accelerate progress.

 

Junior Academy (JA)

Junior Academy is an accelerated Learn To Figure Skate Program for children under the age of 10.   Junior Academy is a 3 day-per-week commitment and includes both on and off-ice sessions.   4:1 coach/student ratio with a maximum of 8 skaters and 2 coaches.   Junior Academy is perfect for skaters interested in pursuing competitive skating in the future. JA includes parent orientation sessions, skater workbooks, and access to additional learning opportunities. Please email for additional information.

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 July/August Skating Camps (Clareview Arena)

 

Junior Academy Summer Camps

Summer Camp #1 July 3,4,5,6 5:00-6:30pm 4 Classes $64.00
Summer Camp #2 July 10,11,12,13 5:00-6:30pm 4 Classes $64.00
Summer Camp #3 July 17,18,19,20 5:00-6:30pm 4 Classes $64.00
Summer Camp #4 July 24,25,26,27 5:00-6:30pm 4 Classes $64.00
Summer Camp #5 July 31 Aug 1,2,3 5:00-6:30pm 4 Classes $64.00
Summer Camp #6 August 7,8,9,10 5:00-6:30pm 4 Classes $64.00

Summer Schedule

5:00-5:45pm On-ice

6:00-6:30pm Off-ice

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