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CanSkate (Wed Jun 28)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jun 28 2017 - Jun 28 2017
Day / Time / Location: Wed 6:30-7:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
B Pad
$15.00 Login
Program Description:

Select THIS session for PreCanSkate, CanSkate AND Adult/Teen CanSkate learn-to-skate:


LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'B' Pad: Wed Jun 28, 6:30 pm - 7:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $15 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart.


CanSkate is Skate Canada’s flagship learn-to-skate program, designed for beginners aged 3 to adult. CanSkate focuses on fun, participation and basic skill development.

Group lessons are provided by NCCP certified Skate Canada coaches. CanSkate skills are divided into stages. Skaters are placed into groups according to their age, skating ability, and the stage(s) they are working on. Skills are assessed on a continuous basis, with badges/ribbons awarded when all the skills at a particular stage have been achieved.

PreCanSkate: For skaters 3 to 5 years of age, with little or no skating experience. Skaters are introduced to the basics of skating in a fun, friendly manner. Session includes a short off-ice warm-up to further develop the skating fundamentals. Skaters progress directly into the main CanSkate program upon mastering the PreCanSkate skills.

CanSkate: For skaters aged 5 and up who have not passed Stage 6 of CanSkate, and skaters aged 3 & 4 who have passed PreCanSkate. 

Adult/Teen CanSkate: For beginner skaters age 14 and up, interested in developing skating skills for recreational skating/exercise, or for eventually playing hockey or figure skating. Adults/teens are welcome to skate on ANY CanSkate session, BUT will be placed in their own group on the Monday evening and Sunday morning programs ONLY.


Required equipment:

  • CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY and face masks are highly recommended for ALL CanSkate sessions (including Adults/Teens) until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.
  • Hockey equipment may be worn once skaters can move comfortably on the ice.

 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jun 28, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jun 27, 2017 12:00 am
 
CanSkate (Wed Jul 5)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 5 2017 - Jul 5 2017
Day / Time / Location: Wed 6:30-7:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
B Pad
$15.00 Login
Program Description:

Select THIS session for PreCanSkate, CanSkate AND Adult/Teen CanSkate learn-to-skate:


LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'B' Pad: Wed Jul 5, 6:30 pm - 7:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $15 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart.


CanSkate is Skate Canada’s flagship learn-to-skate program, designed for beginners aged 3 to adult. CanSkate focuses on fun, participation and basic skill development.

Group lessons are provided by NCCP certified Skate Canada coaches. CanSkate skills are divided into stages. Skaters are placed into groups according to their age, skating ability, and the stage(s) they are working on. Skills are assessed on a continuous basis, with badges/ribbons awarded when all the skills at a particular stage have been achieved.

PreCanSkate: For skaters 3 to 5 years of age, with little or no skating experience. Skaters are introduced to the basics of skating in a fun, friendly manner. Session includes a short off-ice warm-up to further develop the skating fundamentals. Skaters progress directly into the main CanSkate program upon mastering the PreCanSkate skills.

CanSkate: For skaters aged 5 and up who have not passed Stage 6 of CanSkate, and skaters aged 3 & 4 who have passed PreCanSkate. 

Adult/Teen CanSkate: For beginner skaters age 14 and up, interested in developing skating skills for recreational skating/exercise, or for eventually playing hockey or figure skating. Adults/teens are welcome to skate on ANY CanSkate session, BUT will be placed in their own group on the Monday evening and Sunday morning programs ONLY.


Required equipment:

  • CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY and face masks are highly recommended for ALL CanSkate sessions (including Adults/Teens) until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.
  • Hockey equipment may be worn once skaters can move comfortably on the ice.

 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 5, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 4, 2017 12:00 am
 
CanSkate (Wed Jul 12)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 12 2017 - Jul 12 2017
Day / Time / Location: Wed 6:30-7:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
B Pad
$15.00 Login
Program Description:

Select THIS session for PreCanSkate, CanSkate AND Adult/Teen CanSkate learn-to-skate:


LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'B' Pad: Wed Jul 12, 6:30 pm - 7:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $15 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart.


CanSkate is Skate Canada’s flagship learn-to-skate program, designed for beginners aged 3 to adult. CanSkate focuses on fun, participation and basic skill development.

Group lessons are provided by NCCP certified Skate Canada coaches. CanSkate skills are divided into stages. Skaters are placed into groups according to their age, skating ability, and the stage(s) they are working on. Skills are assessed on a continuous basis, with badges/ribbons awarded when all the skills at a particular stage have been achieved.

PreCanSkate: For skaters 3 to 5 years of age, with little or no skating experience. Skaters are introduced to the basics of skating in a fun, friendly manner. Session includes a short off-ice warm-up to further develop the skating fundamentals. Skaters progress directly into the main CanSkate program upon mastering the PreCanSkate skills.

CanSkate: For skaters aged 5 and up who have not passed Stage 6 of CanSkate, and skaters aged 3 & 4 who have passed PreCanSkate. 

Adult/Teen CanSkate: For beginner skaters age 14 and up, interested in developing skating skills for recreational skating/exercise, or for eventually playing hockey or figure skating. Adults/teens are welcome to skate on ANY CanSkate session, BUT will be placed in their own group on the Monday evening and Sunday morning programs ONLY.


Required equipment:

  • CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY and face masks are highly recommended for ALL CanSkate sessions (including Adults/Teens) until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.
  • Hockey equipment may be worn once skaters can move comfortably on the ice.

 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 12, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 11, 2017 12:00 am
 
CanSkate (Wed Jul 19)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 19 2017 - Jul 19 2017
Day / Time / Location: Wed 6:30-7:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
B Pad
$15.00 Login
Program Description:

Select THIS session for PreCanSkate, CanSkate AND Adult/Teen CanSkate learn-to-skate:


LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'B' Pad: Wed Jul 19, 6:30 pm - 7:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $15 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart.


CanSkate is Skate Canada’s flagship learn-to-skate program, designed for beginners aged 3 to adult. CanSkate focuses on fun, participation and basic skill development.

Group lessons are provided by NCCP certified Skate Canada coaches. CanSkate skills are divided into stages. Skaters are placed into groups according to their age, skating ability, and the stage(s) they are working on. Skills are assessed on a continuous basis, with badges/ribbons awarded when all the skills at a particular stage have been achieved.

PreCanSkate: For skaters 3 to 5 years of age, with little or no skating experience. Skaters are introduced to the basics of skating in a fun, friendly manner. Session includes a short off-ice warm-up to further develop the skating fundamentals. Skaters progress directly into the main CanSkate program upon mastering the PreCanSkate skills.

CanSkate: For skaters aged 5 and up who have not passed Stage 6 of CanSkate, and skaters aged 3 & 4 who have passed PreCanSkate. 

Adult/Teen CanSkate: For beginner skaters age 14 and up, interested in developing skating skills for recreational skating/exercise, or for eventually playing hockey or figure skating. Adults/teens are welcome to skate on ANY CanSkate session, BUT will be placed in their own group on the Monday evening and Sunday morning programs ONLY.


Required equipment:

  • CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY and face masks are highly recommended for ALL CanSkate sessions (including Adults/Teens) until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.
  • Hockey equipment may be worn once skaters can move comfortably on the ice.

 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 19, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 18, 2017 12:00 am
 
CanSkate (Wed Jul 26)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 26 2017 - Jul 26 2017
Day / Time / Location: Wed 6:30-7:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
B Pad
$15.00 Login
Program Description:

Select THIS session for PreCanSkate, CanSkate AND Adult/Teen CanSkate learn-to-skate:


LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'B' Pad: Wed Jul 26, 6:30 pm - 7:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $15 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart.


CanSkate is Skate Canada’s flagship learn-to-skate program, designed for beginners aged 3 to adult. CanSkate focuses on fun, participation and basic skill development.

Group lessons are provided by NCCP certified Skate Canada coaches. CanSkate skills are divided into stages. Skaters are placed into groups according to their age, skating ability, and the stage(s) they are working on. Skills are assessed on a continuous basis, with badges/ribbons awarded when all the skills at a particular stage have been achieved.

PreCanSkate: For skaters 3 to 5 years of age, with little or no skating experience. Skaters are introduced to the basics of skating in a fun, friendly manner. Session includes a short off-ice warm-up to further develop the skating fundamentals. Skaters progress directly into the main CanSkate program upon mastering the PreCanSkate skills.

CanSkate: For skaters aged 5 and up who have not passed Stage 6 of CanSkate, and skaters aged 3 & 4 who have passed PreCanSkate. 

Adult/Teen CanSkate: For beginner skaters age 14 and up, interested in developing skating skills for recreational skating/exercise, or for eventually playing hockey or figure skating. Adults/teens are welcome to skate on ANY CanSkate session, BUT will be placed in their own group on the Monday evening and Sunday morning programs ONLY.


Required equipment:

  • CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY and face masks are highly recommended for ALL CanSkate sessions (including Adults/Teens) until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.
  • Hockey equipment may be worn once skaters can move comfortably on the ice.

 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 26, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 25, 2017 12:00 am
 
CanSkate (Wed Aug 2)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Aug 2 2017 - Aug 2 2017
Day / Time / Location: Wed 6:30-7:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
B Pad
$15.00 Login
Program Description:

Select THIS session for PreCanSkate, CanSkate AND Adult/Teen CanSkate learn-to-skate:


LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'B' Pad: Wed Aug 2, 6:30 pm - 7:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $15 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart.


CanSkate is Skate Canada’s flagship learn-to-skate program, designed for beginners aged 3 to adult. CanSkate focuses on fun, participation and basic skill development.

Group lessons are provided by NCCP certified Skate Canada coaches. CanSkate skills are divided into stages. Skaters are placed into groups according to their age, skating ability, and the stage(s) they are working on. Skills are assessed on a continuous basis, with badges/ribbons awarded when all the skills at a particular stage have been achieved.

PreCanSkate: For skaters 3 to 5 years of age, with little or no skating experience. Skaters are introduced to the basics of skating in a fun, friendly manner. Session includes a short off-ice warm-up to further develop the skating fundamentals. Skaters progress directly into the main CanSkate program upon mastering the PreCanSkate skills.

CanSkate: For skaters aged 5 and up who have not passed Stage 6 of CanSkate, and skaters aged 3 & 4 who have passed PreCanSkate. 

Adult/Teen CanSkate: For beginner skaters age 14 and up, interested in developing skating skills for recreational skating/exercise, or for eventually playing hockey or figure skating. Adults/teens are welcome to skate on ANY CanSkate session, BUT will be placed in their own group on the Monday evening and Sunday morning programs ONLY.


Required equipment:

  • CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY and face masks are highly recommended for ALL CanSkate sessions (including Adults/Teens) until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.
  • Hockey equipment may be worn once skaters can move comfortably on the ice.

 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Aug 2, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Aug 1, 2017 12:00 am
 

STARSkate Programs

Session Description Fees
Select Level 1&2 Groups (Tue Jun 27)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jun 27 2017 - Jun 27 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 5:00-6:50p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jun 27 2017,  5:00-6:50 on-ice (group stroking @ 5:00-5:20)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a 20 minute group stroking session with the Preliminary/Junior A skaters, followed by a Select.GROUP Lesson on-ice. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

Each skater will be permitted to be removed from group lessons for ONE private lesson, of up to 15 minutes in length, per session on the ice, with their base coach.

No private lessons will be permitted during the 20 min group stroking session.

This program shares ice with Preliminary/Junior A skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Required equipment: CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY for Select Skaters until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jun 27, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jun 26, 2017 12:00 am
 
Select Level 3&4 Groups (Tue Jun 27)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jun 27 2017 - Jun 27 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 7:00-8:50p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$35.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jun 27 2017,  7:00-8:50 on-ice (group stroking @ 8:30-8:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a Select GROUP Lesson on-ice, followed by a 20 minute group stroking session with the Junior B/Senior skaters. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

Each skater will be permitted to be removed from Select group lessons for ONE private lesson, of up to 15 minutes in length, per session on the ice, with their base coach.

No private lessons will be permitted during the 20 min group stroking session.

This program shares ice with Junior B/Senior skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jun 27, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jun 26, 2017 12:00 am
 
Prelim and Junior A STARSkate w/ Stroking (Tue Jun 27)
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Start & End Date: Jun 27 2017 - Jun 27 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 5:00-6:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$32.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue June 27, 5:00-6:50 pm (group stroking 5:00-5:20)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $32 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 20 min group stroking session from 5:00-5:20 pm. No private lessons are allowed at this time.

This program shares ice with Select Level 1&2 skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Preliminary: A skater may skate on a this private session upon completion of CanSkate Stage 6, and at the discretion of the skater’s private coach (due to safety reasons)

Junior A: Complete Preliminary Dance test (includes Dutch Waltz, Canasta Tango AND Baby Blues) OR Preliminary Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: waltz/salchow/toe loop. May skate on Thurs Prelim Groups.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jun 27, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jun 26, 2017 12:00 am
 
Junior B and Senior STARSkate w/ Stroking (Tue Jun 27)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jun 27 2017 - Jun 27 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 7:00-8:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$32.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue June 27, 7:00-8:50 pm (group stroking 8:30-8:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $32 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 20 min group stroking session from 8:30-8:50 pm. No private lessons are allowed at this time.

This program shares ice with Select Level 3&4 skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Junior B: Complete Junior Bronze Dance test (includes Swing Dance, Fiesta Tango, AND Willow Waltz) OR Junior Bronze Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: lutz/loop/flip. To skate on a Junior/Senior combined session you must meet these qualifications.

Senior: Complete Junior Silver Dance test (including Keats Foxtrot, Rocker Foxtrot, Harris Tango & American Waltz) OR Junior Silver Skills successfully tested OR Junior Bronze FreeSkate successfully tested (both elements/solo), or Junior Bronze FreeSkate Elements only IF a skater has plans to compete in an out-of-club solo or partner (pairs or dance) competition in the upcoming year that precludes completion of the complete Junior Bronze FreeSkate test. 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jun 27, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jun 26, 2017 12:00 am
 
Open STARSkate (Wed Jun 28)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jun 28 2017 - Jun 28 2017
Day / Time / Location: Wed 5:00-6:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
B Pad
$29.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'B' Pad, Wed June 28, 5:00-6:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $29 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills. No group instruction provided. 


Qualifications: 

  • This session is open to ALL Preliminary, Junior, Senior and adult STARSkaters with a private coach.
  • Preliminary STARSkaters must have passed CanSkate Stage 6 to skate unaccompanied on this session
  • CanSkate (Stage 6 and under) and CanPowerSkate skaters can also skate on a portion of this ice, provided they are accompanied by a private coach at all times. *To purchase a partial session for CanSkate and CanPower skaters, please contact the office to register.

Required Equipment: CanSkaters and CanPowerSkaters (adults included) must wear a CSA approved hockey helmet until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jun 28, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jun 27, 2017 12:00 am
 
Preliminary/Jr A Groups (Thu Jun 29)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jun 29 2017 - Jun 29 2017
Day / Time / Location: Thu 6:30-7:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$26.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Thu June 29, 6:30-7:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $26 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our introductory figure skating program offers skaters of all ages the opportunity to develop fundamental figure skating techniques, in a group lesson format that includes stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, coaching will be provided in group format (which is included in your registration fee). Skaters will be divided in groups based on their abilities and strengths.

Skaters may choose to hire a professional coach at an additional fee to supplement group lessons.


Qualifications: 

Preliminary skaters must have passed a minimum of CanSkate Stage 4. 

Skaters must not have passed the complete Junior Bronze Dance Test to skate on this session.


COST: Includes the ice costs, and group coaching costs


Required Equipment: Skaters must wear a CSA approved hockey helmet until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jun 29, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jun 28, 2017 12:00 am
 
Select Level 1-4 Groups (Thu Jun 29)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jun 29 2017 - Jun 29 2017
Day / Time / Location: Thu 5:00-6:30p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$30.00 Login
(2 spots left)
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jun 27 2017,  5:00-6:30 on-ice (flood @ 5:50-6:00)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a Select GROUP Lesson on-ice. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

No private lessons will be permitted during this session.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Required equipment: CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY for Select Skaters until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jun 27, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jun 26, 2017 12:00 am
 
Junior B and Senior STARSkate w/ Stroking (Thu Jun 29)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jun 29 2017 - Jun 29 2017
Day / Time / Location: Thu 7:20-8:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$30.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Thu June 29, 7:30-8:50 pm (group stroking 7:50-8:00)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 10 min group stroking session from 8:40-8:50 pm. Private lessons ARE allowed at this time if necessary.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Junior B: Complete Junior Bronze Dance test (includes Swing Dance, Fiesta Tango, AND Willow Waltz) OR Junior Bronze Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: lutz/loop/flip. To skate on a Junior/Senior combined session you must meet these qualifications.

Senior: Complete Junior Silver Dance test (including Keats Foxtrot, Rocker Foxtrot, Harris Tango & American Waltz) OR Junior Silver Skills successfully tested OR Junior Bronze FreeSkate successfully tested (both elements/solo), or Junior Bronze FreeSkate Elements only IF a skater has plans to compete in an out-of-club solo or partner (pairs or dance) competition in the upcoming year that precludes completion of the complete Junior Bronze FreeSkate test. 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jun 29, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jun 28, 2017 12:00 am
 
Junior B and Senior STARSkate w/ Stroking (Thu Jul 6)
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Start & End Date: Jun 29 2017 - Jun 29 2017
Day / Time / Location: Thu 7:20-8:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Thu July 6, 7:30-8:50 pm (group stroking 7:50-8:00)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 10 min group stroking session from 8:40-8:50 pm. Private lessons ARE allowed at this time if necessary.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Junior B: Complete Junior Bronze Dance test (includes Swing Dance, Fiesta Tango, AND Willow Waltz) OR Junior Bronze Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: lutz/loop/flip. To skate on a Junior/Senior combined session you must meet these qualifications.

Senior: Complete Junior Silver Dance test (including Keats Foxtrot, Rocker Foxtrot, Harris Tango & American Waltz) OR Junior Silver Skills successfully tested OR Junior Bronze FreeSkate successfully tested (both elements/solo), or Junior Bronze FreeSkate Elements only IF a skater has plans to compete in an out-of-club solo or partner (pairs or dance) competition in the upcoming year that precludes completion of the complete Junior Bronze FreeSkate test. 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 6, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 5, 2017 12:00 am
 
Junior A/B and Senior STARSkate (Mon Jul 3)
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Start & End Date: Jul 3 2017 - Jul 3 2017
Day / Time / Location: Mon 6:00-7:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Mon Jul 3 2017, 6:00-7:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $29 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  No group instruction provided.


To skate on this session, a skater must meet ONE of the following qualifications:

Junior A: Complete Preliminary Dance test (includes Dutch Waltz, Canasta Tango AND Baby Blues) OR Preliminary Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: waltz/salchow/toe loop. May skate on Thurs Prelim Groups.

Junior B: Complete Junior Bronze Dance test (includes Swing Dance, Fiesta Tango, AND Willow Waltz) OR Junior Bronze Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: lutz/loop/flip. To skate on a Junior/Senior combined session you must meet these qualifications.

Senior: Complete Junior Silver Dance test (including Keats Foxtrot, Rocker Foxtrot, Harris Tango & American Waltz) OR Junior Silver Skills successfully tested OR Junior Bronze FreeSkate successfully tested (both elements/solo), or Junior Bronze FreeSkate Elements only IF a skater has plans to compete in an out-of-club solo or partner (pairs or dance) competition in the upcoming year that precludes completion of the complete Junior Bronze FreeSkate test. 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 3, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 2, 2017 12:00 am
 
Adult STARSkate (Mon Jul 3)
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Start & End Date: Jul 3 2017 - Jul 3 2017
Day / Time / Location: Mon 7:20-8:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Mon Jul 3 2017, 7:20-8:50 pm (flood @ 7:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


This Adult STARSkate session is for adult figure skaters, aged 17 and up, looking to stay fit, develop flexibility, and learn a lifelong skill.

Session Description: Included with the registration fee is a 15-minute group stroking session conducted by a NCCP certified professional Skate Canada Coach. The remainder of the session time is allotted for independent Free Style and Dance segments, based on the schedule listed below. Skaters may choose to hire a coach for private or semi-private lessons at an additional fee payable to the coach at the time of the lesson.

Session Structure:

  • 7:20-7:35 stroking (group instruction)
  • 7:35-8:20 free skate (private lessons)
  • 8:20 to 8:50 dance (private lessons)

REQUIRED Equipment: Adult skaters must wear CSA approved helmets until completion of CanSkate Stage 5


NOTE: Adult skaters with a current Skate Canada membership may also skate on any non-'adult' StarSkate session for which they are qualified: https://www.londonskatingclub.com/pages/Members-Info/Session-Qualifications/


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 3, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 2, 2017 12:00 am
 
Prelim and Junior A STARSkate w/ Stroking (Tue Jul 4)
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Start & End Date: Jul 4 2017 - Jul 4 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 5:00-6:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$32.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 4, 5:00-6:50 pm (group stroking 5:00-5:20)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $32 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 20 min group stroking session from 5:00-5:20 pm. No private lessons are allowed at this time.

This program shares ice with Select Level 1&2 skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Preliminary: A skater may skate on a this private session upon completion of CanSkate Stage 6, and at the discretion of the skater’s private coach (due to safety reasons)

Junior A: Complete Preliminary Dance test (includes Dutch Waltz, Canasta Tango AND Baby Blues) OR Preliminary Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: waltz/salchow/toe loop. May skate on Thurs Prelim Groups.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 3, 2017 12:00 am
 
Select Level 1&2 Groups (Tue Jul 4)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 4 2017 - Jul 4 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 5:00-6:50p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$35.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 4 2017,  5:00-6:50 on-ice (group stroking @ 5:00-5:20)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a 20 minute group stroking session with the Preliminary/Junior A skaters, followed by a Select.GROUP Lesson on-ice. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

Each skater will be permitted to be removed from group lessons for ONE private lesson, of up to 15 minutes in length, per session on the ice, with their base coach.

No private lessons will be permitted during the 20 min group stroking session.

This program shares ice with Preliminary/Junior A skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Required equipment: CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY for Select Skaters until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 3, 2017 12:00 am
 
Junior B and Senior STARSkate w/ Stroking (Tue Jul 4)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 4 2017 - Jul 4 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 7:00-8:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$32.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 4, 7:00-8:50 pm (group stroking 8:30-8:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $32 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 20 min group stroking session from 8:30-8:50 pm. No private lessons are allowed at this time.

This program shares ice with Select Level 3&4 skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Junior B: Complete Junior Bronze Dance test (includes Swing Dance, Fiesta Tango, AND Willow Waltz) OR Junior Bronze Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: lutz/loop/flip. To skate on a Junior/Senior combined session you must meet these qualifications.

Senior: Complete Junior Silver Dance test (including Keats Foxtrot, Rocker Foxtrot, Harris Tango & American Waltz) OR Junior Silver Skills successfully tested OR Junior Bronze FreeSkate successfully tested (both elements/solo), or Junior Bronze FreeSkate Elements only IF a skater has plans to compete in an out-of-club solo or partner (pairs or dance) competition in the upcoming year that precludes completion of the complete Junior Bronze FreeSkate test. 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 3, 2017 12:00 am
 
Select Level 3&4 Groups (Tue Jul 4)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 4 2017 - Jul 4 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 7:00-8:50p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$35.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 4 2017,  7:00-8:50 on-ice (group stroking @ 8:30-8:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a Select GROUP Lesson on-ice, followed by a 20 minute group stroking session with the Junior B/Senior skaters. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

Each skater will be permitted to be removed from Select group lessons for ONE private lesson, of up to 15 minutes in length, per session on the ice, with their base coach.

No private lessons will be permitted during the 20 min group stroking session.

This program shares ice with Junior B/Senior skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 3, 2017 12:00 am
 
Open STARSkate (Wed Jul 5)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 5 2017 - Jul 5 2017
Day / Time / Location: Wed 5:00-6:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
B Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'B' Pad, Wed July 5, 5:00-6:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $29 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills. No group instruction provided. 


Qualifications: 

  • This session is open to ALL Preliminary, Junior, Senior and adult STARSkaters with a private coach.
  • Preliminary STARSkaters must have passed CanSkate Stage 6 to skate unaccompanied on this session
  • CanSkate (Stage 6 and under) and CanPowerSkate skaters can also skate on a portion of this ice, provided they are accompanied by a private coach at all times. *To purchase a partial session for CanSkate and CanPower skaters, please contact the office to register.

Required Equipment: CanSkaters and CanPowerSkaters (adults included) must wear a CSA approved hockey helmet until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 5, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 4, 2017 12:00 am
 
Off-Ice Power & Presentation for Skaters w/ Roselle Doyle
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6 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 5 2017 - Aug 9 2017
Day / Time / Location: Wed 4:30-6:30p
Dance Essence Studio,
Dance Essence Studio
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Program Description:

London Skating Club Presents: Off-Ice Power and Presentation School for Skaters with Roselle Doyle

A NEW skating initiative this summer for London Skating Club Skaters. Offered in addition to regular evening summer skating programs.

LOCATION: Dance Essence Studio (Plaza next to Arena in Herm’s Building located at 820 Wharncliffe Rd S, Unit 22, London ON N6J 2N4) 

SCHEDULE: Jul 5 – Aug 9 2017, 4:30 - 6:30 pm


Fee: $280 for 6 weeks (will not be prorated)

Who can attend this program? 

If you are ready to work hard, and train like an elite athlete, this program is for you! We welcome competitive skaters aged 10-18 who are working on axel or above. 

Program details:

Classes with Roselle will focus on things such as posture, line, extension, expression, fluidity and movement vocabulary.  Working with musicality and the creative improv side & characterization of movement, as well as  translate ballet and dance knowledge onto the ice.  

Classes with Glen will teach exercises that increase tenacity, muscle explosion, mental toughness, confidence and focus, balance and core + upper and lower body strength.  Glen uses exercises that are directly conducive to the sport of skating and related to his many experiences with professional athletes.

What to wear?  Skaters must wear ballet slippers or socks for the off-ice Presentation portion and must wear all black attire (any combination: i.e.: black leggings, black tank top etc). Skaters must wear running shoes for the Power (kung-fu cross-training) portion. 

Note:  This is for serious competitive skaters, and they must be prepared to follow our set of rules and guidelines, that include respect, timeliness, neat attire, and a diligent work ethic. 


Register by July 20. Program will only be offered if a minimum number of registrations is obtained.

 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jun 28, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jun 19, 2017 12:00 am
 
Select Level 1-4 Groups (Thu Jul 6)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 6 2017 - Jul 6 2017
Day / Time / Location: Thu 5:00-6:30p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$30.00 Login
(3 spots left)
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 6 2017,  5:00-6:30 on-ice (flood @ 5:50-6:00)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a Select GROUP Lesson on-ice. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

No private lessons will be permitted during this session.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Required equipment: CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY for Select Skaters until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 6, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 5, 2017 12:00 am
 
Preliminary/Jr A Groups (Thu Jul 6)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 6 2017 - Jul 6 2017
Day / Time / Location: Thu 6:30-7:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$26.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Thu July 6, 6:30-7:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $26 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our introductory figure skating program offers skaters of all ages the opportunity to develop fundamental figure skating techniques, in a group lesson format that includes stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, coaching will be provided in group format (which is included in your registration fee). Skaters will be divided in groups based on their abilities and strengths.

Skaters may choose to hire a professional coach at an additional fee to supplement group lessons.


Qualifications: 

Preliminary skaters must have passed a minimum of CanSkate Stage 4. 

Skaters must not have passed the complete Junior Bronze Dance Test to skate on this session.


COST: Includes the ice costs, and group coaching costs


Required Equipment: Skaters must wear a CSA approved hockey helmet until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 6, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 5, 2017 12:00 am
 
Junior A/B and Senior STARSkate (Mon Jul 10)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 10 2017 - Jul 10 2017
Day / Time / Location: Mon 6:00-7:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$29.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Mon Jul 10 2017, 6:00-7:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $29 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  No group instruction provided.


To skate on this session, a skater must meet ONE of the following qualifications:

Junior A: Complete Preliminary Dance test (includes Dutch Waltz, Canasta Tango AND Baby Blues) OR Preliminary Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: waltz/salchow/toe loop. May skate on Thurs Prelim Groups.

Junior B: Complete Junior Bronze Dance test (includes Swing Dance, Fiesta Tango, AND Willow Waltz) OR Junior Bronze Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: lutz/loop/flip. To skate on a Junior/Senior combined session you must meet these qualifications.

Senior: Complete Junior Silver Dance test (including Keats Foxtrot, Rocker Foxtrot, Harris Tango & American Waltz) OR Junior Silver Skills successfully tested OR Junior Bronze FreeSkate successfully tested (both elements/solo), or Junior Bronze FreeSkate Elements only IF a skater has plans to compete in an out-of-club solo or partner (pairs or dance) competition in the upcoming year that precludes completion of the complete Junior Bronze FreeSkate test. 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 10, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 9, 2017 12:00 am
 
Adult STARSkate (Mon Jul 10)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 10 2017 - Jul 10 2017
Day / Time / Location: Mon 7:20-8:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$30.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Mon Jul 10 2017, 7:20-8:50 pm (flood @ 7:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


This Adult STARSkate session is for adult figure skaters, aged 17 and up, looking to stay fit, develop flexibility, and learn a lifelong skill.

Session Description: Included with the registration fee is a 15-minute group stroking session conducted by a NCCP certified professional Skate Canada Coach. The remainder of the session time is allotted for independent Free Style and Dance segments, based on the schedule listed below. Skaters may choose to hire a coach for private or semi-private lessons at an additional fee payable to the coach at the time of the lesson.

Session Structure:

  • 7:20-7:35 stroking (group instruction)
  • 7:35-8:20 free skate (private lessons)
  • 8:20 to 8:50 dance (private lessons)

REQUIRED Equipment: Adult skaters must wear CSA approved helmets until completion of CanSkate Stage 5


NOTE: Adult skaters with a current Skate Canada membership may also skate on any non-'adult' StarSkate session for which they are qualified: https://www.londonskatingclub.com/pages/Members-Info/Session-Qualifications/


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 10, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 9, 2017 12:00 am
 
Prelim and Junior A STARSkate w/ Stroking (Tue Jul 11)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 11 2017 - Jul 11 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 5:00-6:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$32.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 11, 5:00-6:50 pm (group stroking 5:00-5:20)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $32 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 20 min group stroking session from 5:00-5:20 pm. No private lessons are allowed at this time.

This program shares ice with Select Level 1&2 skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Preliminary: A skater may skate on a this private session upon completion of CanSkate Stage 6, and at the discretion of the skater’s private coach (due to safety reasons)

Junior A: Complete Preliminary Dance test (includes Dutch Waltz, Canasta Tango AND Baby Blues) OR Preliminary Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: waltz/salchow/toe loop. May skate on Thurs Prelim Groups.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 11, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 10, 2017 12:00 am
 
Select Level 1&2 Groups (Tue Jul 11)
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Start & End Date: Jul 11 2017 - Jul 11 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 5:00-6:50p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 11 2017,  5:00-6:50 on-ice (group stroking @ 5:00-5:20)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a 20 minute group stroking session with the Preliminary/Junior A skaters, followed by a Select.GROUP Lesson on-ice. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

Each skater will be permitted to be removed from group lessons for ONE private lesson, of up to 15 minutes in length, per session on the ice, with their base coach.

No private lessons will be permitted during the 20 min group stroking session.

This program shares ice with Preliminary/Junior A skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Required equipment: CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY for Select Skaters until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 11, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 10, 2017 12:00 am
 
Junior B and Senior STARSkate w/ Stroking (Tue Jul 11)
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Start & End Date: Jul 11 2017 - Jul 11 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 7:00-8:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 11, 7:00-8:50 pm (group stroking 8:30-8:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $32 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 20 min group stroking session from 8:30-8:50 pm. No private lessons are allowed at this time.

This program shares ice with Select Level 3&4 skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Junior B: Complete Junior Bronze Dance test (includes Swing Dance, Fiesta Tango, AND Willow Waltz) OR Junior Bronze Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: lutz/loop/flip. To skate on a Junior/Senior combined session you must meet these qualifications.

Senior: Complete Junior Silver Dance test (including Keats Foxtrot, Rocker Foxtrot, Harris Tango & American Waltz) OR Junior Silver Skills successfully tested OR Junior Bronze FreeSkate successfully tested (both elements/solo), or Junior Bronze FreeSkate Elements only IF a skater has plans to compete in an out-of-club solo or partner (pairs or dance) competition in the upcoming year that precludes completion of the complete Junior Bronze FreeSkate test. 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 11, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 10, 2017 12:00 am
 
Select Level 3&4 Groups (Tue Jul 11)
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Start & End Date: Jul 11 2017 - Jul 11 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 7:00-8:50p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 11 2017,  7:00-8:50 on-ice (group stroking @ 8:30-8:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a Select GROUP Lesson on-ice, followed by a 20 minute group stroking session with the Junior B/Senior skaters. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

Each skater will be permitted to be removed from Select group lessons for ONE private lesson, of up to 15 minutes in length, per session on the ice, with their base coach.

No private lessons will be permitted during the 20 min group stroking session.

This program shares ice with Junior B/Senior skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 11, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 10, 2017 12:00 am
 
Open STARSkate (Wed Jul 12)
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Start & End Date: Jul 12 2017 - Jul 12 2017
Day / Time / Location: Wed 5:00-6:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
B Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'B' Pad, Wed July 12, 5:00-6:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $29 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills. No group instruction provided. 


Qualifications: 

  • This session is open to ALL Preliminary, Junior, Senior and adult STARSkaters with a private coach.
  • Preliminary STARSkaters must have passed CanSkate Stage 6 to skate unaccompanied on this session
  • CanSkate (Stage 6 and under) and CanPowerSkate skaters can also skate on a portion of this ice, provided they are accompanied by a private coach at all times. *To purchase a partial session for CanSkate and CanPower skaters, please contact the office to register.

Required Equipment: CanSkaters and CanPowerSkaters (adults included) must wear a CSA approved hockey helmet until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 12, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 11, 2017 12:00 am
 
Select Level 1-4 Groups (Thu Jul 13)
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Start & End Date: Jul 13 2017 - Jul 13 2017
Day / Time / Location: Thu 5:00-6:30p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 13 2017,  5:00-6:30 on-ice (flood @ 5:50-6:00)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a Select GROUP Lesson on-ice. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

No private lessons will be permitted during this session.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Required equipment: CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY for Select Skaters until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 13, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 12, 2017 12:00 am
 
Junior B and Senior STARSkate w/ Stroking (Thu Jul 13)
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Start & End Date: Jul 13 2017 - Jul 13 2017
Day / Time / Location: Thu 7:20-8:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Thu July 13, 7:30-8:50 pm (group stroking 7:50-8:00)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 10 min group stroking session from 8:40-8:50 pm. Private lessons ARE allowed at this time if necessary.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Junior B: Complete Junior Bronze Dance test (includes Swing Dance, Fiesta Tango, AND Willow Waltz) OR Junior Bronze Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: lutz/loop/flip. To skate on a Junior/Senior combined session you must meet these qualifications.

Senior: Complete Junior Silver Dance test (including Keats Foxtrot, Rocker Foxtrot, Harris Tango & American Waltz) OR Junior Silver Skills successfully tested OR Junior Bronze FreeSkate successfully tested (both elements/solo), or Junior Bronze FreeSkate Elements only IF a skater has plans to compete in an out-of-club solo or partner (pairs or dance) competition in the upcoming year that precludes completion of the complete Junior Bronze FreeSkate test. 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 13, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 12, 2017 12:00 am
 
Preliminary/Jr A Groups (Thu Jul 13)
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Start & End Date: Jul 13 2017 - Jul 13 2017
Day / Time / Location: Thu 6:30-7:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Thu July 13, 6:30-7:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $26 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our introductory figure skating program offers skaters of all ages the opportunity to develop fundamental figure skating techniques, in a group lesson format that includes stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, coaching will be provided in group format (which is included in your registration fee). Skaters will be divided in groups based on their abilities and strengths.

Skaters may choose to hire a professional coach at an additional fee to supplement group lessons.


Qualifications: 

Preliminary skaters must have passed a minimum of CanSkate Stage 4. 

Skaters must not have passed the complete Junior Bronze Dance Test to skate on this session.


COST: Includes the ice costs, and group coaching costs


Required Equipment: Skaters must wear a CSA approved hockey helmet until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 13, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 12, 2017 12:00 am
 
Junior A/B and Senior STARSkate (Mon Jul 17)
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Start & End Date: Jul 17 2017 - Jul 17 2017
Day / Time / Location: Mon 6:00-7:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Mon Jul 17 2017, 6:00-7:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $29 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  No group instruction provided.


To skate on this session, a skater must meet ONE of the following qualifications:

Junior A: Complete Preliminary Dance test (includes Dutch Waltz, Canasta Tango AND Baby Blues) OR Preliminary Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: waltz/salchow/toe loop. May skate on Thurs Prelim Groups.

Junior B: Complete Junior Bronze Dance test (includes Swing Dance, Fiesta Tango, AND Willow Waltz) OR Junior Bronze Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: lutz/loop/flip. To skate on a Junior/Senior combined session you must meet these qualifications.

Senior: Complete Junior Silver Dance test (including Keats Foxtrot, Rocker Foxtrot, Harris Tango & American Waltz) OR Junior Silver Skills successfully tested OR Junior Bronze FreeSkate successfully tested (both elements/solo), or Junior Bronze FreeSkate Elements only IF a skater has plans to compete in an out-of-club solo or partner (pairs or dance) competition in the upcoming year that precludes completion of the complete Junior Bronze FreeSkate test. 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 17, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 16, 2017 12:00 am
 
Adult STARSkate (Mon Jul 17)
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Start & End Date: Jul 17 2017 - Jul 17 2017
Day / Time / Location: Mon 7:20-8:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Mon Jul 17 2017, 7:20-8:50 pm (flood @ 7:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


This Adult STARSkate session is for adult figure skaters, aged 17 and up, looking to stay fit, develop flexibility, and learn a lifelong skill.

Session Description: Included with the registration fee is a 15-minute group stroking session conducted by a NCCP certified professional Skate Canada Coach. The remainder of the session time is allotted for independent Free Style and Dance segments, based on the schedule listed below. Skaters may choose to hire a coach for private or semi-private lessons at an additional fee payable to the coach at the time of the lesson.

Session Structure:

  • 7:20-7:35 stroking (group instruction)
  • 7:35-8:20 free skate (private lessons)
  • 8:20 to 8:50 dance (private lessons)

REQUIRED Equipment: Adult skaters must wear CSA approved helmets until completion of CanSkate Stage 5


NOTE: Adult skaters with a current Skate Canada membership may also skate on any non-'adult' StarSkate session for which they are qualified: https://www.londonskatingclub.com/pages/Members-Info/Session-Qualifications/


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 17, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 16, 2017 12:00 am
 
Prelim and Junior A STARSkate w/ Stroking (Tue Jul 18)
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Start & End Date: Jul 18 2017 - Jul 18 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 5:00-6:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$32.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 18, 5:00-6:50 pm (group stroking 5:00-5:20)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $32 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 20 min group stroking session from 5:00-5:20 pm. No private lessons are allowed at this time.

This program shares ice with Select Level 1&2 skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Preliminary: A skater may skate on a this private session upon completion of CanSkate Stage 6, and at the discretion of the skater’s private coach (due to safety reasons)

Junior A: Complete Preliminary Dance test (includes Dutch Waltz, Canasta Tango AND Baby Blues) OR Preliminary Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: waltz/salchow/toe loop. May skate on Thurs Prelim Groups.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jun 27, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jun 26, 2017 12:00 am
 
Select Level 1&2 Groups (Tue Jul 18)
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Start & End Date: Jul 18 2017 - Jul 18 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 5:00-6:50p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 18 2017,  5:00-6:50 on-ice (group stroking @ 5:00-5:20)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a 20 minute group stroking session with the Preliminary/Junior A skaters, followed by a Select.GROUP Lesson on-ice. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

Each skater will be permitted to be removed from group lessons for ONE private lesson, of up to 15 minutes in length, per session on the ice, with their base coach.

No private lessons will be permitted during the 20 min group stroking session.

This program shares ice with Preliminary/Junior A skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Required equipment: CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY for Select Skaters until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 18, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 17, 2017 12:00 am
 
Junior B and Senior STARSkate w/ Stroking (Tue Jul 18)
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Start & End Date: Jul 18 2017 - Jul 18 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 7:00-8:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$32.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 18, 7:00-8:50 pm (group stroking 8:30-8:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $32 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 20 min group stroking session from 8:30-8:50 pm. No private lessons are allowed at this time.

This program shares ice with Select Level 3&4 skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Junior B: Complete Junior Bronze Dance test (includes Swing Dance, Fiesta Tango, AND Willow Waltz) OR Junior Bronze Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: lutz/loop/flip. To skate on a Junior/Senior combined session you must meet these qualifications.

Senior: Complete Junior Silver Dance test (including Keats Foxtrot, Rocker Foxtrot, Harris Tango & American Waltz) OR Junior Silver Skills successfully tested OR Junior Bronze FreeSkate successfully tested (both elements/solo), or Junior Bronze FreeSkate Elements only IF a skater has plans to compete in an out-of-club solo or partner (pairs or dance) competition in the upcoming year that precludes completion of the complete Junior Bronze FreeSkate test. 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 18, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 17, 2017 12:00 am
 
Select Level 3&4 Groups (Tue Jul 18)
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Start & End Date: Jul 18 2017 - Jul 18 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 7:00-8:50p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 18 2017,  7:00-8:50 on-ice (group stroking @ 8:30-8:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a Select GROUP Lesson on-ice, followed by a 20 minute group stroking session with the Junior B/Senior skaters. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

Each skater will be permitted to be removed from Select group lessons for ONE private lesson, of up to 15 minutes in length, per session on the ice, with their base coach.

No private lessons will be permitted during the 20 min group stroking session.

This program shares ice with Junior B/Senior skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 18, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 17, 2017 12:00 am
 
Open STARSkate (Wed Jul 19)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 19 2017 - Jul 19 2017
Day / Time / Location: Wed 5:00-6:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
B Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'B' Pad, Wed July 19, 5:00-6:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $29 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills. No group instruction provided. 


Qualifications: 

  • This session is open to ALL Preliminary, Junior, Senior and adult STARSkaters with a private coach.
  • Preliminary STARSkaters must have passed CanSkate Stage 6 to skate unaccompanied on this session
  • CanSkate (Stage 6 and under) and CanPowerSkate skaters can also skate on a portion of this ice, provided they are accompanied by a private coach at all times. *To purchase a partial session for CanSkate and CanPower skaters, please contact the office to register.

Required Equipment: CanSkaters and CanPowerSkaters (adults included) must wear a CSA approved hockey helmet until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 19, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 18, 2017 12:00 am
 
Select Level 1-4 Groups (Thu Jul 20)
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Start & End Date: Jul 20 2017 - Jul 20 2017
Day / Time / Location: Thu 5:00-6:30p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 20 2017,  5:00-6:30 on-ice (flood @ 5:50-6:00)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a Select GROUP Lesson on-ice. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

No private lessons will be permitted during this session.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Required equipment: CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY for Select Skaters until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 20, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 19, 2017 12:00 am
 
Junior B and Senior STARSkate w/ Stroking (Thu Jul 20)
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Start & End Date: Jul 20 2017 - Jul 20 2017
Day / Time / Location: Thu 7:20-8:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Thu July 20, 7:30-8:50 pm (group stroking 7:50-8:00)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 10 min group stroking session from 8:40-8:50 pm. Private lessons ARE allowed at this time if necessary.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Junior B: Complete Junior Bronze Dance test (includes Swing Dance, Fiesta Tango, AND Willow Waltz) OR Junior Bronze Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: lutz/loop/flip. To skate on a Junior/Senior combined session you must meet these qualifications.

Senior: Complete Junior Silver Dance test (including Keats Foxtrot, Rocker Foxtrot, Harris Tango & American Waltz) OR Junior Silver Skills successfully tested OR Junior Bronze FreeSkate successfully tested (both elements/solo), or Junior Bronze FreeSkate Elements only IF a skater has plans to compete in an out-of-club solo or partner (pairs or dance) competition in the upcoming year that precludes completion of the complete Junior Bronze FreeSkate test. 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 20, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 19, 2017 12:00 am
 
Preliminary/Jr A Groups (Thu Jul 20)
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Start & End Date: Jul 20 2017 - Jul 20 2017
Day / Time / Location: Thu 6:30-7:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Thu July 20, 6:30-7:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $26 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our introductory figure skating program offers skaters of all ages the opportunity to develop fundamental figure skating techniques, in a group lesson format that includes stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, coaching will be provided in group format (which is included in your registration fee). Skaters will be divided in groups based on their abilities and strengths.

Skaters may choose to hire a professional coach at an additional fee to supplement group lessons.


Qualifications: 

Preliminary skaters must have passed a minimum of CanSkate Stage 4. 

Skaters must not have passed the complete Junior Bronze Dance Test to skate on this session.


COST: Includes the ice costs, and group coaching costs


Required Equipment: Skaters must wear a CSA approved hockey helmet until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 20, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 19, 2017 12:00 am
 
Junior A/B and Senior STARSkate (Mon Jul 24)
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Start & End Date: Jul 24 2017 - Jul 24 2017
Day / Time / Location: Mon 6:00-7:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Mon Jul 24 2017, 6:00-7:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $29 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  No group instruction provided.


To skate on this session, a skater must meet ONE of the following qualifications:

Junior A: Complete Preliminary Dance test (includes Dutch Waltz, Canasta Tango AND Baby Blues) OR Preliminary Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: waltz/salchow/toe loop. May skate on Thurs Prelim Groups.

Junior B: Complete Junior Bronze Dance test (includes Swing Dance, Fiesta Tango, AND Willow Waltz) OR Junior Bronze Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: lutz/loop/flip. To skate on a Junior/Senior combined session you must meet these qualifications.

Senior: Complete Junior Silver Dance test (including Keats Foxtrot, Rocker Foxtrot, Harris Tango & American Waltz) OR Junior Silver Skills successfully tested OR Junior Bronze FreeSkate successfully tested (both elements/solo), or Junior Bronze FreeSkate Elements only IF a skater has plans to compete in an out-of-club solo or partner (pairs or dance) competition in the upcoming year that precludes completion of the complete Junior Bronze FreeSkate test. 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 24, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 23, 2017 12:00 am
 
Adult STARSkate (Mon Jul 24)
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Start & End Date: Jul 24 2017 - Jul 24 2017
Day / Time / Location: Mon 7:20-8:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Mon Jul 24 2017, 7:20-8:50 pm (flood @ 7:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


This Adult STARSkate session is for adult figure skaters, aged 17 and up, looking to stay fit, develop flexibility, and learn a lifelong skill.

Session Description: Included with the registration fee is a 15-minute group stroking session conducted by a NCCP certified professional Skate Canada Coach. The remainder of the session time is allotted for independent Free Style and Dance segments, based on the schedule listed below. Skaters may choose to hire a coach for private or semi-private lessons at an additional fee payable to the coach at the time of the lesson.

Session Structure:

  • 7:20-7:35 stroking (group instruction)
  • 7:35-8:20 free skate (private lessons)
  • 8:20 to 8:50 dance (private lessons)

REQUIRED Equipment: Adult skaters must wear CSA approved helmets until completion of CanSkate Stage 5


NOTE: Adult skaters with a current Skate Canada membership may also skate on any non-'adult' StarSkate session for which they are qualified: https://www.londonskatingclub.com/pages/Members-Info/Session-Qualifications/


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 24, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 23, 2017 12:00 am
 
Prelim and Junior A STARSkate w/ Stroking (Tue Jul 25)
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Start & End Date: Jul 25 2017 - Jul 25 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 5:00-6:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 25, 5:00-6:50 pm (group stroking 5:00-5:20)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $32 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 20 min group stroking session from 5:00-5:20 pm. No private lessons are allowed at this time.

This program shares ice with Select Level 1&2 skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Preliminary: A skater may skate on a this private session upon completion of CanSkate Stage 6, and at the discretion of the skater’s private coach (due to safety reasons)

Junior A: Complete Preliminary Dance test (includes Dutch Waltz, Canasta Tango AND Baby Blues) OR Preliminary Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: waltz/salchow/toe loop. May skate on Thurs Prelim Groups.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 25, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 24, 2017 12:00 am
 
Select Level 1&2 Groups (Tue Jul 25)
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Start & End Date: Jul 25 2017 - Jul 25 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 5:00-6:50p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 25 2017,  5:00-6:50 on-ice (group stroking @ 5:00-5:20)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a 20 minute group stroking session with the Preliminary/Junior A skaters, followed by a Select.GROUP Lesson on-ice. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

Each skater will be permitted to be removed from group lessons for ONE private lesson, of up to 15 minutes in length, per session on the ice, with their base coach.

No private lessons will be permitted during the 20 min group stroking session.

This program shares ice with Preliminary/Junior A skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Required equipment: CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY for Select Skaters until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 25, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 24, 2017 12:00 am
 
Junior B and Senior STARSkate w/ Stroking (Tue Jul 25)
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Start & End Date: Jul 25 2017 - Jul 25 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 7:00-8:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 25, 7:00-8:50 pm (group stroking 8:30-8:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $32 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 20 min group stroking session from 8:30-8:50 pm. No private lessons are allowed at this time.

This program shares ice with Select Level 3&4 skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Junior B: Complete Junior Bronze Dance test (includes Swing Dance, Fiesta Tango, AND Willow Waltz) OR Junior Bronze Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: lutz/loop/flip. To skate on a Junior/Senior combined session you must meet these qualifications.

Senior: Complete Junior Silver Dance test (including Keats Foxtrot, Rocker Foxtrot, Harris Tango & American Waltz) OR Junior Silver Skills successfully tested OR Junior Bronze FreeSkate successfully tested (both elements/solo), or Junior Bronze FreeSkate Elements only IF a skater has plans to compete in an out-of-club solo or partner (pairs or dance) competition in the upcoming year that precludes completion of the complete Junior Bronze FreeSkate test. 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 25, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 24, 2017 12:00 am
 
Select Level 3&4 Groups (Tue Jul 25)
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Start & End Date: Jul 25 2017 - Jul 25 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 7:00-8:50p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 25 2017,  7:00-8:50 on-ice (group stroking @ 8:30-8:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a Select GROUP Lesson on-ice, followed by a 20 minute group stroking session with the Junior B/Senior skaters. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

Each skater will be permitted to be removed from Select group lessons for ONE private lesson, of up to 15 minutes in length, per session on the ice, with their base coach.

No private lessons will be permitted during the 20 min group stroking session.

This program shares ice with Junior B/Senior skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 25, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 24, 2017 12:00 am
 
Open STARSkate (Wed Jul 26)
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Start & End Date: Jul 26 2017 - Jul 26 2017
Day / Time / Location: Wed 5:00-6:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
B Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'B' Pad, Wed July 26, 5:00-6:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $29 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills. No group instruction provided. 


Qualifications: 

  • This session is open to ALL Preliminary, Junior, Senior and adult STARSkaters with a private coach.
  • Preliminary STARSkaters must have passed CanSkate Stage 6 to skate unaccompanied on this session
  • CanSkate (Stage 6 and under) and CanPowerSkate skaters can also skate on a portion of this ice, provided they are accompanied by a private coach at all times. *To purchase a partial session for CanSkate and CanPower skaters, please contact the office to register.

Required Equipment: CanSkaters and CanPowerSkaters (adults included) must wear a CSA approved hockey helmet until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 26, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 25, 2017 12:00 am
 
Select Level 1-4 Groups (Thu Jul 27)
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Start & End Date: Jul 27 2017 - Jul 27 2017
Day / Time / Location: Thu 5:00-6:30p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Jul 27 2017,  5:00-6:30 on-ice (flood @ 5:50-6:00)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a Select GROUP Lesson on-ice. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

No private lessons will be permitted during this session.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Required equipment: CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY for Select Skaters until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 27, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 26, 2017 12:00 am
 
Junior B and Senior STARSkate w/ Stroking (Thu Jul 27)
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Start & End Date: Jul 27 2017 - Jul 27 2017
Day / Time / Location: Thu 7:20-8:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Thu July 27, 7:30-8:50 pm (group stroking 7:50-8:00)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 10 min group stroking session from 8:40-8:50 pm. Private lessons ARE allowed at this time if necessary.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Junior B: Complete Junior Bronze Dance test (includes Swing Dance, Fiesta Tango, AND Willow Waltz) OR Junior Bronze Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: lutz/loop/flip. To skate on a Junior/Senior combined session you must meet these qualifications.

Senior: Complete Junior Silver Dance test (including Keats Foxtrot, Rocker Foxtrot, Harris Tango & American Waltz) OR Junior Silver Skills successfully tested OR Junior Bronze FreeSkate successfully tested (both elements/solo), or Junior Bronze FreeSkate Elements only IF a skater has plans to compete in an out-of-club solo or partner (pairs or dance) competition in the upcoming year that precludes completion of the complete Junior Bronze FreeSkate test. 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 27, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 26, 2017 12:00 am
 
Preliminary/Jr A Groups (Thu Jul 27)
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Start & End Date: Jul 27 2017 - Jul 27 2017
Day / Time / Location: Thu 6:30-7:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Thu July 27, 6:30-7:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $26 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our introductory figure skating program offers skaters of all ages the opportunity to develop fundamental figure skating techniques, in a group lesson format that includes stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, coaching will be provided in group format (which is included in your registration fee). Skaters will be divided in groups based on their abilities and strengths.

Skaters may choose to hire a professional coach at an additional fee to supplement group lessons.


Qualifications: 

Preliminary skaters must have passed a minimum of CanSkate Stage 4. 

Skaters must not have passed the complete Junior Bronze Dance Test to skate on this session.


COST: Includes the ice costs, and group coaching costs


Required Equipment: Skaters must wear a CSA approved hockey helmet until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 27, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 26, 2017 12:00 am
 
Junior A/B and Senior STARSkate (Mon Jul 31)
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Start & End Date: Jul 31 2017 - Jul 31 2017
Day / Time / Location: Mon 6:00-7:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Mon Jul 31 2017, 6:00-7:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $29 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  No group instruction provided.


To skate on this session, a skater must meet ONE of the following qualifications:

Junior A: Complete Preliminary Dance test (includes Dutch Waltz, Canasta Tango AND Baby Blues) OR Preliminary Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: waltz/salchow/toe loop. May skate on Thurs Prelim Groups.

Junior B: Complete Junior Bronze Dance test (includes Swing Dance, Fiesta Tango, AND Willow Waltz) OR Junior Bronze Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: lutz/loop/flip. To skate on a Junior/Senior combined session you must meet these qualifications.

Senior: Complete Junior Silver Dance test (including Keats Foxtrot, Rocker Foxtrot, Harris Tango & American Waltz) OR Junior Silver Skills successfully tested OR Junior Bronze FreeSkate successfully tested (both elements/solo), or Junior Bronze FreeSkate Elements only IF a skater has plans to compete in an out-of-club solo or partner (pairs or dance) competition in the upcoming year that precludes completion of the complete Junior Bronze FreeSkate test. 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 31, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 30, 2017 12:00 am
 
Adult STARSkate (Mon Jul 31)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 31 2017 - Jul 31 2017
Day / Time / Location: Mon 7:20-8:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$30.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Mon Jul 31 2017, 7:20-8:50 pm (flood @ 7:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


This Adult STARSkate session is for adult figure skaters, aged 17 and up, looking to stay fit, develop flexibility, and learn a lifelong skill.

Session Description: Included with the registration fee is a 15-minute group stroking session conducted by a NCCP certified professional Skate Canada Coach. The remainder of the session time is allotted for independent Free Style and Dance segments, based on the schedule listed below. Skaters may choose to hire a coach for private or semi-private lessons at an additional fee payable to the coach at the time of the lesson.

Session Structure:

  • 7:20-7:35 stroking (group instruction)
  • 7:35-8:20 free skate (private lessons)
  • 8:20 to 8:50 dance (private lessons)

REQUIRED Equipment: Adult skaters must wear CSA approved helmets until completion of CanSkate Stage 5


NOTE: Adult skaters with a current Skate Canada membership may also skate on any non-'adult' StarSkate session for which they are qualified: https://www.londonskatingclub.com/pages/Members-Info/Session-Qualifications/


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 31, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 30, 2017 12:00 am
 
Prelim and Junior A STARSkate w/ Stroking (Tue Aug 1)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Aug 1 2017 - Aug 1 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 5:00-6:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$32.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Aug 1, 5:00-6:50 pm (group stroking 5:00-5:20)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $32 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 20 min group stroking session from 5:00-5:20 pm. No private lessons are allowed at this time.

This program shares ice with Select Level 1&2 skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Preliminary: A skater may skate on a this private session upon completion of CanSkate Stage 6, and at the discretion of the skater’s private coach (due to safety reasons)

Junior A: Complete Preliminary Dance test (includes Dutch Waltz, Canasta Tango AND Baby Blues) OR Preliminary Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: waltz/salchow/toe loop. May skate on Thurs Prelim Groups.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Aug 1, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 31, 2017 12:00 am
 
Select Level 1&2 Groups (Tue Aug 1)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Aug 1 2017 - Aug 1 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 5:00-6:50p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$35.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Aug 1 2017,  5:00-6:50 on-ice (group stroking @ 5:00-5:20)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a 20 minute group stroking session with the Preliminary/Junior A skaters, followed by a Select.GROUP Lesson on-ice. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

Each skater will be permitted to be removed from group lessons for ONE private lesson, of up to 15 minutes in length, per session on the ice, with their base coach.

No private lessons will be permitted during the 20 min group stroking session.

This program shares ice with Preliminary/Junior A skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Required equipment: CSA approved hockey helmets are MANDATORY for Select Skaters until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Aug 1, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 31, 2017 12:00 am
 
Junior B and Senior STARSkate w/ Stroking (Tue Aug 1)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Aug 1 2017 - Aug 1 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 7:00-8:50pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$32.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Aug 1, 7:00-8:50 pm (group stroking 8:30-8:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $32 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills.  

This session includes a 20 min group stroking session from 8:30-8:50 pm. No private lessons are allowed at this time.

This program shares ice with Select Level 3&4 skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications - to skate on this session, a skater must fall into ONE of the following categories:

Junior B: Complete Junior Bronze Dance test (includes Swing Dance, Fiesta Tango, AND Willow Waltz) OR Junior Bronze Skills successfully tested OR the skater can consistently execute and land the following jumps: lutz/loop/flip. To skate on a Junior/Senior combined session you must meet these qualifications.

Senior: Complete Junior Silver Dance test (including Keats Foxtrot, Rocker Foxtrot, Harris Tango & American Waltz) OR Junior Silver Skills successfully tested OR Junior Bronze FreeSkate successfully tested (both elements/solo), or Junior Bronze FreeSkate Elements only IF a skater has plans to compete in an out-of-club solo or partner (pairs or dance) competition in the upcoming year that precludes completion of the complete Junior Bronze FreeSkate test. 


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Aug 1, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 31, 2017 12:00 am
 
Select Level 3&4 Groups (Tue Aug 1)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Aug 1 2017 - Aug 1 2017
Day / Time / Location: Tue 7:00-8:50p
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$35.00 Login
Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE:  Nichols Arena 'A' Pad, Tue Aug 1 2017,  7:00-8:50 on-ice (group stroking @ 8:30-8:50)

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $30 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Our Select Program offers young figure skaters the opportunity to further develop their on-ice and off-ice skills by enhancing their skating experience.  The main focus of the program is to help skaters transition better into the STARSkate, SynchroSkate and Competitive Streams of Skate Canada

Coaching and Lesson Format: On this session, Select Team skaters will participate in a Select GROUP Lesson on-ice, followed by a 20 minute group stroking session with the Junior B/Senior skaters. The main focus will be Stroking, Edge Development, Posture, Basic Spin Technique, Basic Jump Technique, Flexibility, Balance, Artistic on ice development, Off-ice training for the rink and home.

Each skater will be permitted to be removed from Select group lessons for ONE private lesson, of up to 15 minutes in length, per session on the ice, with their base coach.

No private lessons will be permitted during the 20 min group stroking session.

This program shares ice with Junior B/Senior skaters.  Maximum 22 skaters on the ice between all programs.


Qualifications: Invitation only. Skaters have been chosen after meeting requirements during the assessment/recommendation process.


COST: Includes the ice costs, group coaching costs and off-ice training. 


Skating Requirements:  

  • Select team skaters are STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to skate on at least 8 Select GROUP sessions (TUESDAY and THURSDAY evenings) in the 2017 Summer season.

Skating Recommendations:  

  • Select skaters, based on their current skating level, competition and test goals for the upcoming year, may benefit from private lesson time with their base coaches to work on solo routines, or STARSkate tests.  These lessons can best be achieved outside of the mandatory select group lesson times.
  • All Select Skaters are encouraged to consult with their base coach to discuss recommendations for additional skating time for private lessons within the spring schedule.
  • This may include enrolling your skater in ticket ice, or registering to skate on one of our private STARSkate sessions as their test qualifications allow.

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Aug 1, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 31, 2017 12:00 am
 
Open STARSkate (Wed Aug 2)
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1 Sessions
Start & End Date: Aug 2 2017 - Aug 2 2017
Day / Time / Location: Wed 5:00-6:20pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
B Pad
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Program Description:

LOCATION and SCHEDULE: Nichols Arena 'B' Pad, Wed Aug 2, 5:00-6:20 pm

Choose all dates or make your own package:  $29 per day. Register the same participant for 5 or more full sessions on the same invoice, and a 5% discount will be applied to all when added to your shopping cart. Register for 10 or more, and a 10% discount will be added.


Skate Canada’s STARSkate program teaches figure skating skills in a progressive and sequential manner, in group lesson and/or private session formats. Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests through a nationally standardized testing system, or participate in competitions throughout the year.

This session is for skaters with a private coach to work on stroking, freeskate, ice dance & skating skills. No group instruction provided. 


Qualifications: 

  • This session is open to ALL Preliminary, Junior, Senior and adult STARSkaters with a private coach.
  • Preliminary STARSkaters must have passed CanSkate Stage 6 to skate unaccompanied on this session
  • CanSkate (Stage 6 and under) and CanPowerSkate skaters can also skate on a portion of this ice, provided they are accompanied by a private coach at all times. *To purchase a partial session for CanSkate and CanPower skaters, please contact the office to register.

Required Equipment: CanSkaters and CanPowerSkaters (adults included) must wear a CSA approved hockey helmet until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.


Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Aug 2, 2017 11:59 pm
Withdrawal Deadline: Aug 1, 2017 12:00 am
 
Aug Ticket Ice ('View Details' for prices...)
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15 Sessions
Start & End Date: Aug 9 2017 - Aug 31 2017
Day / Time / Location: Ticket Ice
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$220.00 Login
Program Description:

For  STARSkaters looking for daytime practice for the remainder of summer, consider our Day Ice/Ticket Ice program:

With the purchase of this session, skaters have access to all of the following sessions:  Aug 9 - Aug 31 2017 @ Nichols Arena 'A' Pad

  • Mondays, Aug 14-28 @ 8:00-9:50 am
  • Wednesdays, Aug 9-30 @ 2:30-3:50 pm
  • Thursdays, Aug 10-31 @ 8:00-9:50 am
  • Thursdays, Aug 10-31 @ 2:30-3:50 pm

Pricing:  The Summer Ticket Ice package can be purchased for the following fees:

  • $50 if a skater has purchased 6 or more full regular skating packages - days/evenings during the summer season at LSC.
  • $220 if a skater has not purchased any formal program ice in the summer season
  • Ticket ice is not subject to any early bird or multi-session discounts, and ticket ice fees will NOT be pro-rated
  • To receive discounted pricing, add the Ticket Ice program to your shopping cart. The price should be adjusted automatically. If the price is NOT adjusted: at checkout write a note in the Comments section requesting the discount to be applied, and select the 'Confirm and Pay in Person' option. Once the office has adjusted our invoice (if eligible), you will be emailed a new copy -- you can then log in to your account to pay the reduced balance via credit card.

Qualifications:

  • CanSkate, Preliminary and Select Levels 1 & 2 skaters MUST be in a private lesson with their coach at all times while they are on the ice.
  • Skaters in STARSkate Junior, STARSkate Senior, or Select Level 3 & 4 under the age of 18 MUST have an adult/guardian present at all times.
  • Adult session skaters and STARSkate skaters over the age of 18 are eligible to use this ice in accordance with Ticket Ice eligibility.

 Conditions of Use:

  • Skaters must be current members of Skate Canada, and have paid the $35.70 Skate Canada Membership fee for the 2016-2017 skating season
  • No guest skating permitted on ticket ice
  • No music equipment/personnel will be provided on Ticket ice sessions
  • See https://www.londonskatingclub.com/pages/Members-Info/No-Skating-Dates/ for a list of ‘no skating’ dates for Ticket Ice

Safety Considerations:

  • Skaters may not enter the ice surface before the stated session start time
  • Skaters may not remain on the ice after the stated session end time
  • Skaters may not occupy the ice surface when the Zamboni doors are open, or when the Zamboni is on the ice
  • Any skater not abiding by the above rules will not be covered under their Skate Canada member’s insurance, and may result in the London Skating Club’s Ticket Ice privileges being revoked
  • Any skater observed to be breaking these important safety rules (as reported by a coach, board member, or concerned parent) will be issued a warning upon the first offence/complaint. A second offence/complaint will result in the skater being removed from ticket ice for the duration of the season. Ticket ice fees will NOT be refunded if a skater is removed due to violation of the conditions of use

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Aug 30, 2017 12:00 am
Withdrawal Deadline: Aug 8, 2017 12:00 am
 
Skating Summer Camp
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5 Sessions
Start & End Date: Aug 14 2017 - Aug 18 2017
Day / Time / Location: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$350.00 Login
Program Description:

London Skating Club Summer Skating Camp, in partnership with Dance Essence Studio

August 14 – 18, 2017, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm


CAMP SCHEDULE:

Before and after care will be offered, at an extra charge of $5 every half hour, from 8am to 8:30 and 4:30-5:00 pm only, and must be pre-arranged . Fees paid to Program Assistant.

8:30-9:00 Check-in at Nichols Arena (799 Homeview Rd, London)
9:00-9:30 Off-ice Jump Class
9:30-10:00 Snack and get ready to skate (help to tie skates provided)
10:00-12:00 Skating  (Stroking, edges, jump, spins, field movements, skating skills and ice dance skills) 
12:15-12:45 Lunch
1:00-2:30

Dance Essence Ballet for skaters and Acro for skaters with some Dance improv

3:00-4:00 Skating Session 2 (Stroking, edges, jumps, spins, field movements, skating skills and ice dance skills)

Camp Fee: $350 for the week

If not already purchased for the 2016-2017 Skate Canada Membership year, an additional $35.70 will be charged to your shopping cart at registration.

Payment Terms: A non-refundable deposit of $150 is due upon registration to reserve your spot. Cash/cheque payments must be received in the London Skating Club office within 15 days of registration, or your spot will be withdrawn. The final $200 is due by June 1st.

Withdrawal policy: Withdrawals are permitted before June 1s. Any withdrawal request must submitted in writing to info@londonskatingclub.com before midnight on June 1st. The $150 deposit is non-refundable.


 Who can attend this summer camp?

This camp is open to Preliminary to Senior Level STARSkate Skaters (between the ages of 5-14) at the London Skating Club. Preliminary skaters must have completed CanSkate Stage 4.


What to bring:

  • Skates, fitted clothing for dance studio and off-ice jump class (ie: yoga wear)
  • Water, lunch, snacks.
  • CSA approved hockey helmets MANDATORY for PrePreliminary STARSkaters until completion of CanSkate Stage 5.

Program Details:

On-ice Instruction: Will be provided by three London Skating Club coaches. Stroking, edges, jump, spins, field moves, ice dance and skating skills.

  • Private coaching: Skaters may choose to hire a professional LSC coach at an additional fee to supplement group lessons.
  • Individual practice: Skaters will be encouraged to practice on their own for approximately 20 minutes of the 3 hours on the ice. This time is worthwhile to go over the new skills learned and build the focus and self-direction important to our sport in a practice setting. Coaches will be present on the ice, and assist skaters during this time.  

Dance Essence Classes:

  • Ballet: Ballet is the foundation of all other dance forms. Strength, control, balance, line, and coordination are developed alongside musicality and artistry. Posture, flexibility and musicality will be focused on during ballet classes at Dance Essence.
  • Acro: Acro for skaters focuses on strength, flexibility and focus on the on-ice spin positions, flexibility for field movements and stamina that help with skater development. We will focus on back, arm and leg strength as well as back flexibility.
  • Dance Improv: Moving to various styles of music enhances skaters ability to interpret music on ice and prepare for the artistic expectations. 

 


Registration Begins: Mar 21, 2017 7:19 pm
Registration Cut-off: Jul 31, 2017 12:00 am
Withdrawal Deadline: May 30, 2017 12:00 am
 

CompetetiveSkate Programs

Session Description Fees
Competitive Ticket Ice
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24 Sessions
Start & End Date: Jul 3 2017 - Aug 4 2017
Day / Time / Location: Comp Ticket Ice
Earl Nichols Recreation Centre Arena,
A Pad
$400.00 Login
Program Description:

 ** ONLY for skaters competing at the Star 7 or Juvenile levels or higher intended for preparation for summer/fall competitions **


With the purchase of this session, skaters have access to all of the following sessions: Jul 4 - Aug 4 2017 @ Nichols Arena 'A' Pad

  • Mondays @ 10:00-11:50 am
  • Tuesdays @ 2:00-3:50 pm
  • Wednesdays @ 2:00-3:50 pm
  • Thursdays @ 2:00-3:50 pm
  • Fridays @ 2:00-3:50 pm

 

 

ELIGIBILITY TO USE SUMMER COMPETITIVE TICKET ICE:

 

  • This ticket ice package is designed for competitive skaters who are preparing to compete in Summer/Fall 2017 competitions
  • Skaters must intend to compete at the Star7 or Juvenile levels (or higher) in the upcoming competition season
  • Freeskate practice ONLY (ice not intended for test preparation, or skills/interpretive competition)

 


PRICING FOR COMPETITIVE TICKET ICE:

 

  • Qualified skaters can purchase the Competitive Ice package, including all of the dates above, for $400
  • This special package is not discountable, and does not contribute to multi-session discounts or Late Summer Ticket Ice discount

Conditions of Use:

  • Skaters must be current members of Skate Canada, and have paid the $35.70 Skate Canada Membership fee for the 2016-2017 skating season
  • No guest skating permitted on ticket ice
  • No music equipment/personnel will be provided on Ticket ice sessions
  • See https://www.londonskatingclub.com/pages/Members-Info/No-Skating-Dates/ for a list of ‘no skating’ dates for Ticket Ice

Safety Considerations:

  • Skaters may not enter the ice surface before the stated session start time
  • Skaters may not remain on the ice after the stated session end time
  • Skaters may not occupy the ice surface when the Zamboni doors are open, or when the Zamboni is on the ice
  • Any skater not abiding by the above rules will not be covered under their Skate Canada member’s insurance, and may result in the London Skating Club’s Ticket Ice privileges being revoked
  • Any skater observed to be breaking these important safety rules (as reported by a coach, board member, or concerned parent) will be issued a warning upon the first offence/complaint. A second offence/complaint will result in the skater being removed from ticket ice for the duration of the season. Ticket ice fees will NOT be refunded if a skater is removed due to violation of the conditions of use

Registration Begins: Jun 4, 2017 11:59 pm
Registration Cut-off: Aug 7, 2017 12:00 am
Withdrawal Deadline: Jul 2, 2017 12:00 am