Teen/Young Adult Learn-to-Skate

For skaters aged 13 and older who are interested in learning the basics of skating.  Skaters will work on CanSkate Stages 1-6, in a group lesson format.

Required Equipment:

  • Figure skates or hockey skates.
  • CSA Approved Hockey Helmet (face mask optional) – this is MANDATORY. Skaters will not be permitted on the ice without a proper helmet.
  • Warm athletic clothing (no jeans, scarves or hoodies).
  • Gloves and warm, waterproof layers are recommended.
  • Helmet must be in good condition (straps and snaps working, helmet not damaged).
  • Skaters must provide their own equipment.
  • Former StarSkaters (figure skaters) that are looking for a refresher to return to skating, should reach out to the club via email info@ancasterskatingclub.ca before joining the program to determine if;
    • This is the appropriate program for their needs,
    • The club requires the skater to wear a helmet initially based on the skater’s background and time away from the sport.

HARD/Walking Skate guards are required, to ensure safe exit from the building in an emergency.

Updated August 15, 2023