Learn to Skate

Lace those skates up.

Do you need to learn basic fundamentals to get started? Are you ready to master more challenging skating skills? Either way, our comprehensive approach on conquering individual elements gives you the skills, the knowledge, the urge to go far on the ice. And even further in life.


Mission: To provide a fun and positive
experience that will instill a lifelong
love of skating.

Saratoga Springs Figure Skating Club’s Learn-to-Skate program is…

  • A goal-oriented program that provides incentive and encouragement to keep skaters motivated.
  • A personalized approach that allows skaters to progress at their own rate and advance after skill mastery is demonstrated.
  • A curriculum that offers something for everyone—from first steps on the ice to mastering advanced techniques

FOR AGES 3 – Adult

Offered Wednesday evenings between 6:00 and 7:00pm

registration for summer opens in May
 Summer session 1: July 12, 19, 26 & August 2, 16, & 23

Registration opens in May

Choose from our basic and advanced programs

Basic Learn-to-Skate Package includes:
1/2 hour of instruction in group skills lesson & 1/2 of practice ice
$87 for 6 week session
bassic    free   adult
Skaters will be placed in appropriate level program in accordance with their abilities determined by instructors

Advanced Learn-to-Skate package includes:
1/2 hour of instruction in group skills lesson & 1/2 hour of group lesson a specialty class.
$150 for 6 week session
synchro   dance
Specialty classes are for skaters who are already comfortable on the ice.  They will require instructor approval and will be based on sufficient enrollment. 
Not all classes may be offered each session.  Skaters who successfully participate in class may be invited to be in our skating exhibitions December 31st and March 26th.

Applications and payment must be received prior to enrollment.
Applications can be either mailed or delivered to us at rink during club ice hours.
If you prefer to pay by credit card, you may use the following links:
Basic LTS package
Advanced LTS package

* All new members receive a welcome packet, preparing them to fully enjoy and succeed in ice skating.  Every packet contains a skater record book to track progress through the program, a parent handbook, a membership card, and a Learn to Skate USA magazine filled with helpful information about all aspects of skating.   

About the Program
A curriculum that offers something for everyone from the first steps on the ice to mastering advanced techniques. Solid skill development based on the ABCs of basic athleticism—Agility, Balance, Coordination and Speed. A progressive system that, upon completion of the program, allows skaters to confidently advance to more specialized areas of skating.

What you need to know about
first day of skating.