Our skate classes are designed for skaters of all ages and abilities.
Classes are drop-in (no registration required), but class participants must check in 10 minutes before class is scheduled to begin and have skates on and ready to start when class begins. LATE ARRIVALS WILL NOT BE ADMITTED.
Cost of each class is $ 5.00, and includes a quad skate rental.
Private lessons are available for skaters who are interested in furthering their skills towards competitive Artistic skating will learn basic skills required to pursue their goals.
Recreational skaters will learn skills that will increase their enjoyment of skating.
Skate Classes – for all ages and all stages of ability
- Saturday Noon – 1:00 pm (during public school year – September thru April 29, 2017)
- Tuesday 6:00 – 7:00 pm (year-round)
Classes are divided by ability and both Beginner and Intermediate Classes are held on the skate floor during the same time period.
In the Beginner Class, students learn the basic fundamentals of skating. Balance, posture, safety, forward and backward skating, starting and stopping.
In the Intermediate Class, students who have mastered the basic skills taught in the beginner class will work on skills that require greater balance and coordination. Students will learn to roll on one foot, both forward and backward, crossing, and turning forward to backward and backward to forward. The class will include an introduction to figures and dance.
** Students entering the Intermediate Class must be able to successfully demonstrate skills taught in the Beginner Class.
For advanced skaters who want information about Wheels Artistic Skate Club, contact the skate center at 410/674-9661.