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Learn to Skate USA

The Brainerd Area Skate School offers skating lessons for people of all ages and abilities, from 2 to adult!  Check out the Learn to Skate USA classes beginning September 17, 2017!

All classes are held at the Essentia Health Sports Center,
502 Jackson Street, Brainerd, MN 56401



which class is right for you?

Our skate school classes are designed to develop skating skills used for figure skating, hockey, speed and recreational skating.  All classes use the Learn to Skate USA Curriculum.  Before registering please plan ahead!  You will need to create a SportsEngine account and visit the Learn to Skate USA site and obtain membership with Learn to Skate USA.  You may also register at the rink Sunday, September 10 from 5:00PM-6:00PM.

Discover, Learn and Play Classes - Ages 2 and up

BEGINNER CLASS
Learn to Skate USA Snow Plow Sam and Basics 1 and 2

These classes allow children or new skaters with no prior experience to build confidence, while learning the basic skills of skating.  They promote and encourage agility, balance, coordination and speed.

Session 1:  September 17, 2017 - November 19, 2017
Session 2:  December 3, 2017 - February 25, 2018

Sundays 5:00PM - 5:30PM
10 Week Sessions $100

fundamental Classes - ages 6 and up

ADVANCED CLASS
Learn to Skate USA Basic Skills 3-6 and Hockey (after completing Basic 2, Discover Learn and Play Class)

These classes are a combination of on and off ice that provide the best foundation for figure skating, hockey, recreational, and speed skating.  Upon completion of these levels, skaters will be able to confidently advance to more specialized areas of skating.  For those interested in Hockey FUNdamentals, the curriculum is designed to teach the basics of stance, stride, knee bend, edges, etc. to be successful in hockey.  

September 17, 2017 - February 25, 2018
Sundays 5:15PM - 6:00PM
$60 Monthly

Learn TO SKATE PLUS

ADVANCED CLASS
Includes our FUNdamental Class and more!

LTS Plus is the next step for any skater looking to become more invested in the sport of figure skating and who wants to skate an additional day!  This class is designed to teach skating skills at a faster pace in a high-energy small group lesson environment utilizing the full sheet of ice.

This class introduces skaters to a "training program" and offers them an introduction to all the elements in skating and what is required if they choose to continue to skate recreationally or begin a competitive career. 

September 17, 2017 - February 25, 2017
Sundays 5:15PM - 6:00PM
Mondays 7:00PM - 7:45PM
$100 Monthly

Adult Classes

Adult punch cards available.

September 17, 2017 - February 25, 2018
10 sessions for $100
 



SKATE AND HELMET RENTALS AVAILABLE