Courses

Snowplow Sam levels are designed to help the preschool skater develop preliminary coordination and strength necessary to move on ice. Snowplow Sam 1 is designed for skaters with little or no experience. This level introduces how to stand, sit, fall and get up on and off the ice, marching and dipping.


March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
June 16-25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
July 14-23, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
Snowplow Sam is for new skaters who have rarely or never been on skates. It is designed to help the preschool skater develop preliminary coordination and strength necessary to move on ice. Snowplow Sam 2 begins the process of marching, dipping while moving, wiggles, swizzles, weight shifting, and glide.


March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
June 16-25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
July 14-23, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
Snowplow Sam is for new skaters who have rarely or never been on skates. It is designed to help the preschool skater develop preliminary coordination and strength necessary to move on ice. Snowplow Sam 3 is designed for a skater who can move along the ice in strides with long glides, multiple forward and back swizzles in a row, snowplow stop, and curves.


March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
June 16-25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
July 14-23, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
Snowplow Sam is for new skaters who have rarely or never been on skates. It is designed to help the preschool skater develop preliminary coordination and strength necessary to move on ice. Snowplow Sam 4 is a new level that focuses on pushing and balance while moving forward and backward, two-foot glides, rocking horse, and two-foot turns from forward to backward in place (both directions).


March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
June 16-25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
July 14-23, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
Basic Skills teaches the foundation for figure skating, hockey, and speedskating. Basic 1 is the first of two introductory levels for new skaters with no prior skating experience to build confidence while learning to skate. Sit and stand on ice, marching, gliding, dipping, wiggles and swizzles, and beginning snowplow stop.


March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
June 16-25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
July 14-23, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
Basic Skills teaches the foundation for figure skating, hockey, and speedskating. Basic 2 introduces scooter pushes, one and two-foot glides, rocking horse, backward swizzles, two-foot turns from forward to backward in place (both directions), and moving snowplow stops.


March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
June 16-25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
July 14-23, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
Basic Skills teaches the foundation for figure skating, hockey, and speed skating. Basic 3 skaters learn basic fundamental moves through a series of progression, stroking, half swizzle pumps, moving two-foot turns, backward one-foot glides, backward snowplow stops, forward slalom and pivots.


March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
June 16-25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
July 14-23, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
Basic Skills teaches the foundation for figure skating, hockey and speed skating. Basic 4 offers beginning advance level skills; figure skates required as toe pick is used. Skills include inside and outside edges, crossovers, backward half swizzle pumps, backward one-foot glides, beginning two-foot spin, and forward lunges.


March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
June 16-25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
July 14-23, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
Beginner 1 Hockey classes require student to march and glide a full body length and must have passed Sam 2 or Basic 1. Hockey Beginner 1 is designed for beginner skaters age 7+ who want to play hockey, are able to stand, march and glide on skates. Class teaches the fundamentals of hockey skating including basic hockey stance, fall/recovery, glides and dips, forwards swizzels/double c-cuts, T-pushes, snowplow stop, half turns and proper stick holding.


March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
June 16-25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
July 14-23, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
Beginner 2 Hockey classes require student to march and glide a full body length and must have passed Sam 2 or Basic 1. Hockey Beginner 2 is for age 7+ and is designed to teach the fundamentals of hockey skating. This class builds on strides using V-pushes, one-foot push and glides, forward c-cuts, backward hustle, swizzles/double c-cuts, moving snowplow stops, scooting or skateboard pushes on circle. Begin stick pass/receive.


March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
June 16-25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
July 14-23, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
Jrs 1 | age 4-6 Hockey classes require student to march and glide a full body length and must have passed Sam 2 or Basic 1. Hockey Jr 1 is designed for beginner skaters age 4-6 who want to play hockey, are able to stand, march and glide on skates. Class teaches the fundamentals of hockey skating including basic hockey stance, fall/recovery, glides and dips, forwards swizzles/double c-cuts, T-pushes, snowplow stop, half turns and proper stick holding.


March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
June 16-25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
July 14-23, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
Jrs 2 | age 4-6 Hockey classes require student to march and glide a full body length and must have passed Sam 2 or Basic 1. Hockey Jr 2 is for age 4-6 and is designed to teach the fundamentals of hockey skating. Hockey Jr 2 builds on strides using V-pushes, one-foot push and glides, forward c-cuts, backward hustle, swizzles/double c-cuts, moving snowplow stops, scooting or skateboard pushes on circle. Begin stick pass/receive.


March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
June 16-25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
July 14-23, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
Hockey Advance 3 is a semi-advanced level in which skater does lateral crossovers marches, forward and backward c-cuts on circle, forward inside and outside edges on half circles alternating feet, backward snowplow stops and hockey stops. Skating with stick and puck control incorporated.


March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center
Advance 4 Skaters must have passed Hockey Advance 3. Hockey 4 is an advanced skating level using quick starts, long crossover glides (both directions, forward and backward), hockey stops with speed, and Mohawk pivots from powerful, full strides. Skating with stick and puck in all drills.


March 7, 2020 to April 25, 2020, Rogers Activity Center