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Ames Figure Skating Club - LTS

Saturday's | Learn To Skate

Location Ames, IA
Event Date(s) Feb 27, 2021 to Apr 17, 2021
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Event Description

2021 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.
  • Freestyle Classes - Pre-Free Skate 1 – 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.
  • Parent/Tot (3-5 years)
    This class is designed to acclimate preschool age children to instruction and a fun skating environment with help from mom or dad! Parents should have some skating ability. Instruction will be focused on the child. Helmets are recommended. 
February 27th
March 13th & 27th
April 3rd, 10th & 17th
Time: 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Cost: $78
Deadline to Register: February 20th, 2021
**Max of 50 skaters per day**
No Walk-Ins


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.