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The Oromocto Skating Club offers programs for all ages.. From beginner Pre Canskate and Canskate to Starskate , Competitive and Adult learn to skate..Our Pre-Canskate,Canskate 1, Canskate 2  Junior Programs  , Intermediate and Senior programs are held at both the King's Arrow Arena and the Soldier's Arena..........................................................................................................................................................

 

Canskate 1 ~ Pre -Canskate~ Children typically  3-5years old may or may not have been on the ice before. The program is designed to introduce children to the ice, and prepare them for Canskate. The children are taught the basics of skating,  through fun based small group lessons,using music, and  teaching aids such as teddy bears, balls ect. This program will teach skaters to skate forwards and backwards , turn and stop,in preparation for Canskate 2.   This program is taught by our Professional  Skate Canada Certified Coaches and trained Program Assistants..This is a one day program. All skaters must wear CSA approved Helmets and masks are recommended.

 

Canskate 2 ~~Pre Junior.... Children who are learning to skate but may be older than a Canskate 1 skater. These skaters will be working on their Canskate badges.This program consists of 6 badges, and an hour of continuous movement, of circuits and exercises set to music. This program is taught by our Professional Skate Canada Certified Coaches, and trained Program Assistants..This is a two day program, however , a one day may be considered, if spaces are available. All skaters must wear helmets, until they have passed badge 5,however even then, helmets are still recommended.

 

Junior StarSkate ~~is a program being offered by our club 2013-14 to smooth the transition from the Canskate program to the Skate Canada program. This program provides group instruction along  with the opportunity of individual private lessons with a professional coach.  Skaters wishing to have private lessons from  our listed Club Coaches, will be required to pay an additional fee and contact the coach directly. Privare lessons may be shared up to 3 skaters, skaters tend to advance more quickly with private lesson instruction. Information and bio's for our club coaches are listed on our website. The Junior program is ideal for the skater who have passed stage 5,6  in the new Canskate program,and wants to skate 2 days per week.

 

Intermediate StarSkate ~~This program is for skaters who have already completed the Junior program  and wish to take their skating to a higher degree, they may want to take Skate Canada  Tests and compete at Skate Canada competitions. This program is a minimum 2 to 3 day program, and all instruction is by private lessons , however, stroking sessions and ice show instruction are included in the registration fees.  

These skaters share ice with the senior group.

Senior Star Skate ----this is a 2 to 3 day program, this includes any stroking sessions, and ice show instruction.All other instruction is by Private lessons. This program is ideal for skaters wanting to compete at the Skate Canada  Starskate competitions, and for skaters wishing to take Skate Canada tests. Senior skaters share ice with the Intermediate group.

 

Adult classes may be available on Sunday afternoons 4.30 to 5.30pm at the Kings Arrow arena, if numbers permit. If you are interested in learning to skate , or want to improve your skills, we can help! call 459 7941 to put your name on our list.

 

 

Adult StarSkate ~~This program is open to adult skaters of all ages who are interested in learning to skate or improve their skills.

 

Guest skating is welcomed if numbers permit, call 459 7941, or email ahead please.

 


Canskate 1 


Canskate 2   pre Junior/Junior

Canskate 2 pre junior


Juniors and Adult learn to skate

Intermediate/Senior Starskate

Saturday 4:00-4:45 pm


Saturday  4:45-5:45 pm

Friday 5:30 to 6:30 pm


Sunday  4.30 -5.30

Saturday 6:00-7:30 pm

Sunday 11:15-12:30 pm

Monday 7:00-8:30 pm

 Kings Arrow Arena



Kings Arrow Arena

Soldiers Arena
                    

Kings Arrow Arena
Kings Arrow Arena

Soldier's Arena

Kings Arrow Arena

 

 please note times can be subject to change due to hockey tournaments , ect


Oromocto Skating Club

P.O. Box 21023

Oromocto, N.B. E2V 2R9

 

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