CLASS INFO

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Snowplow Sam!

Snowplow Sam levels are introductory classes divided into four progressive levels allowing children with no prior skating experience to build confidence while learning the basic skills of skating. These classes are designed to help children six and younger develop the ABCs of movement – Agility, Balance, Coordination and speed. The ABCs are essential for developing fundamental movement skills and physical literacy. All classes will be taught in a safe and positive environment, incorporating fun and games making class time an enjoyable experience for all.

If you would like to read all about what your child will be learning in levels 1-4 from the Learn To Skate USA website, please click below!

 

Hockey!

Before you can score a goal, you need to learn to skate. Designed to teach the fundamentals of hockey skating, our Hockey Basic Learn-to-Skate program will teach future hockey players how to be more be quick, agile, and efficient on the ice. Proper techniques for the game of hockey are the primary focus and all elements are taught without a puck, however, hockey states and a HECC approved hockey helmet are required.

Skaters will learn the basic hockey stance, stride, knee bend, and other necessary fundamentals to be successful. All classes will be well structured with the focus on proper skill development taught in a positive and social environment. Skaters will progress at their own rate and advance after skill mastery is demonstrated.

USA Hockey recommends the use of age and skill appropriate drills to teach the players how to skate and play hockey. It is important for these players to become comfortable on the ice, learn the basic hockey stance, stride, knee bend, and use of edges before moving into a Learn to Play or ADM age-appropriate training.

Upon competition of the Hockey 1-4 levels, skaters will be able to confidently advance to our next-level hockey programs such as Learn to Play and Cross Ice here at the Atlanta Ice House.

Skaters must have completed Snowplow or Basic 1

 

If you would like to read all about what your child will be learning in levels 1-4 from the Learn To Skate USA website, please click below!

Basic Levels 1-6!

Basic Skills teaches the FUNdamentals of ice-skating and provides the best foundation for figure skating, hockey, and speed skating. Six progressive levels introduce forward and backward skating, stops, edges, crossovers, and turns. Upon completion of the Basic Skills 1-6 levels, skaters will be able to confidently advance to more specialized areas of skating. All classes will be well structured with the focus on proper skill development taught in a positive, FUN, and social environment. Skaters will progress at their own rate and advance after skill mastery is demonstrated.

  • Discover, Learn and Play – Basic 1 and 2: These introductory levels allow new skaters with no prior skating experience to build confidence while learning to skate.
  • FUNdamentals – Basic 3–6: These levels develop all of the fundamental skating skills on the ice. Focus is on learning the ABCs of basic athleticism: agility, balance, coordination and speed. Upon completion of these levels, skaters will be able to confidently advance to more specialized areas of skating.

 

If you would like to read all about what your child will be learning in levels 1-6 from the Learn To Skate USA website, please click below!

FreeSkate Levels 1-6!

Transitions, spins and jumps. More progressive skating skills like these give more determined skaters like yours challenges they crave. The levels are designed to give skaters a strong foundation and it is at this point the skater can choose to pursue a recreational or competitive approach to the sport of figure skating. Each free skate level is comprised of a variety of progressive skating skills, transitions, spins and jumps — all of which build on the previous skill, providing skaters a strong foundation of all elements. These levels will be taught in a positive and interactive group format such as a bridge program, circuit classes or as an introductory training program. Instructors will focus on quality and mastery of skills. Skaters must have completed Basic Skills Level 1-6.

If you would like to read all about what your child will be learning in levels 1-6 from the Learn To Skate USA website, please click below!

All Adult Levels (Adult Basic 1-6, Adult Pre-Freeskate, Adult Freeskate, 1-6 Adult Hockey, Advanced Adult Hockey)

Ice skating is for the kid in all of us. The Adult Curriculum at the Atlanta Ice House is designed for beginner skaters to the experienced skaters who wish to improve their skills. Participation in the program helps promote physical fitness, improve balance and coordination while teaching proper skating techniques. This is an exciting program for people who look to skating as an enjoyable part of a fit and healthy lifestyle.

Divided into six levels from basic skating to more advanced skills, adult skaters progress at an individual rate while being challenged and motivated. Based on prior skating experience, adults may choose to begin at the level that best matches their skill base. Upon completion of the Adult  Basic 1-6 curriculum, adult skaters will have confidence with all fundamental skating skills and may choose to progress to more specialized areas of skating such as pre-free skate, free skating, ice dancing, adult hockey, or joining a synchronized skating team.

Group Classes Available:
  • Adult Basic 1-6
  • Adult Pre-Freeskate
  • Adult Freeskate 1-6
  • Adult Hockey
  • Advanced Adult Hockey