This is the entry level program for anyone looking to play ice hockey or simply has a desire to master the skills of ice skating for recreational purposes. Students get 1 hour or 1/2 hour per week of formal instruction on the basic fundamental skating skills. Sessions run throughout the year.
It is designed for beginners of all ages and levels of interest. Rental skates are provided at no cost if needed and each class is broken up by age and skill levels, creating a safe and enjoyable skating experience for all participants. It is highly recommended that you take one or more sessions of “Learn to Skate” before taking our “Intro to Hockey” program.
The focus and goal of the Learn to Skate (LTS) curriculums are designed to teach beginner hockey players the fundamentals of skating. It’s important for the players to become comfortable on the ice, learn the basic hockey stance, stride, knee bend, balance, use of edges and how to hold a stick before moving into the other hockey programs
A complete series of balance, control and agility skills that will prepare skaters for any ice skating sport or recreational skating.
Worldwide-tested and proven curriculum and delivery methods that guarantee skater success.
Designed for 90% movement so skaters learn in an active and fun setting.
Provides kids with the best foundation for learning how to skate.
Introduces a healthy, lifelong activity at an early age.
Promotes fun, fitness and participation.
Friday: 7.45pm – 8.45pm (1 hour) @ Sunway Pyramid Ice Rink (updated JAN 2023)
AGES: Open to all ages
SKILL LEVEL: Beginners and First Timers
PRICE: Price varies (call for more info)
*EQUIPMENTS ARE PROVIDED*
If your interested please email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call +6013.342.9524
Sample Learn To Skate Curriculum
|Sit on ice and stand up
|Forward one-foot glides
|Forward one-foot pushes on a circle
|Skating forward using full strides
|Forward crossover glides
|March forward across the ice
|Forward two-foot glide
|Forward stop and starts
|Alternating backward C-cuts
|Dip or squat
|Backward on-foot glide
|Scooter pushes T-pushes
|Glide turns, both directions
|Transition skating forward to backwards
|Lateral marching crossovers