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Ames Figure Skating Club
Ames Figure Skating Club

 2017 - 2018 Learn To Skate Basic Skills Program

 

The Ames Learn to Skate Basic Skills Program promotes ice skating and hockey in the community by providing safe, fun & high quality group instruction in accordance with Learn to Skate USA guidelines. Classes are offered year-round at the Ames/ISU Ice Arena, 1507 Gateway Hills Park Drive.

Programs Offered: Ask us if you need help determining the right class for you.

  • Basic Classes 1-6: These levels introduce the fundamental moves of ice skating: forward and backward skating, stops, edges, crossovers, three turns, Mohawks and spins.  Basic 1 is for beginners and those with little experience and above the age of 6.
  • Snowplow Sam 1-4: Designed for children ages 3-6 with no prior skating experience to build confidence while learning the basic skills of skating.
  • Freestyle Classes - Pre-Free Skate – Freeskate 6: Introduction to more advanced figure skating skills. Skater must complete Pre-Freeskate to register.
  • Adult Classes 1-6: Teen through senior citizens can enjoy learning beginner through advanced skills.
  • Hockey 1-4: Fundamentals of hockey to help maneuver faster and be more agile on the ice. All elements will be taught without sticks.
Wednesdays, Sep 6 - Apr 4th
Time: 6:05 PM - 6:45 PM
Levels Offered: Snowplow Sam, All Basic Levels, Hockey, Adult, Freestyle
Cost: $78.00 Per Session 1 & 3
Cost: $65.00 Per Session 2 & 4
Fridays, Sep 8th - Apr 6th
Time: 4:50 PM - 5:30 PM
Levels Offered: Snowplow Sam, All Basic Levels, Adult, Freestyle
Cost: $78.00 Per Session 1 & 3
Cost: $65.00 Per Session 2 & 4
Satudays, Sep 9th - Apr 7th
Time: 9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
Levels Offered: All Basic Levels, Adult, Freestyle
Cost: $78.00 Per Session 1 & 3
Cost: $65.00 Per Session 2 & 4

MAIL-IN REGISTRATION

Additional Information: If registrations are low, class levels may be combined. No makeup lessons. Dates subject to change due to ice availability.

There is a 5% processing fee if you pay with your credit card. 

Questions Contact: Traci Kepley at skateames@gmail.com

The Ames Figure Skating Club is dedicated to providing a safe, fun and supportive
environment for skaters of all ages and abilities to achieve their skating goals.