About Pittsburgh Ice Arena: Learn to Skate
**New** Learn to Skate USA membership number required for registration
Click HERE to register for Learn to Skate USA membership
6:00-6:30 pm: Instructional Class
Skaters will receive a punch card for 6 free public sessions
12:30-1:00 pm: Instructional Class*
1:00-2:50 pm *Public Session
*Public Skating Session following class is included.
Mondays: Jan. 8 – Feb. 26
Saturdays: Jan. 6 – Feb. 24
Mondays: Mar. 5 – Apr. 23
Saturdays: Mar. 3 – Apr. 21
Mondays: Apr. 30 – June 25 (No class May 28)
Saturdays: Apr. 28 – June 23 (No class May 26)
July 9 – Aug. 27 (Monday’s Only)
Eight Week Sessions
Basic Skills Program
Toddlers (4-6 years old)
Snowplow Sam Program
- The Snowplow Sam levels are designed to help the preschool-age skate preliminary coordination and strength to maneuver on the ice.
- Click here for more information on the “Snowplow Sam” program
- Participants must be 4 years old to take the class without an adult
- Participants 6 years old and under MUST wear a helmet on the ice. Helmets are highly recommended at all ages.
Children/Teens (7-15 years old)
The “Basic Skills” are the fundamentals of the sport. These eight levels of the program introduce the fundamental moves:
- Forward skating
- Backward skating
Upon completion of the basic 1-8 levels, skaters will have a basic knowledge of the sport, enabling them to advance to more specialized areas of skating
Click here for more information on the Basic Skills program
Adult (16+ years old)
The adult curriculum is designed for the beginner adult skater. It will promote physical fitness and improve balance and coordination while teaching proper skating techniques. Divided into six levels, adult skaters will progress at an individual rate while being challenged and motivated. This is an exciting new program for people who look at skating as an enjoyable part of a fit and healthy lifestyle.
Wednesday Afternoon Class
Preschool Learn to Skate
Tots Ages 3-5
This program is designed to teach children the basic fundamentals of skating through fun and games. They will learn the proper way to fall and get back up, balance on ice, skate forward, and backward
For more information call us at 724-334-4423 or click HERE to contact us by email.
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