Adult Classes

SCHEDULES & SKATING CLASSES

Pettit Skating School Adult Classes

Skating promotes overall fitness and improves balance and coordination. Adult classes range from basic skills to specialized experiences in hockey, figure and speed skating.

Moms, dads, grandparents and caregivers can participate in Skating School classes at the same time as their "young charges," thanks to the Pettit's family-friendly schedules.

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Adult Basic (Learn to Skate Classes)

1 - 6 (ages 13 & Older) - $110

The adult curriculum is designed to promote overall fitness, while mastering the basics of ice skating. Divided into six levels, adult skaters will progress at an individual rate.

Skills:

Adult 1:

  • Falling and recovery
  • Forward skating and gliding
  • Stopping

Adult 2

  • Forward one-foot glides
  • Backward skating

Adult 3

  • Forward edges and crossovers
  • Backward one-foot glides and stopping

Adult 4

  • Backward crossovers
  • Advanced edges and turns

Adult 5

  • Change of edge
  • One foot spin

Adult 6

  • Footwork skills
  • Lunges and spirals

Choose from the options below for the Adult 1 - 6 classes:

Session II: November 1- December 18 (No Class 11/24-11/30)

Saturday's November 1- December 13 12:00pm-12:40pm**
Sunday's November 2- December 14 4:30pm-5:10pm**
Sunday's November 2- December 14 5:30pm-6:10pm**
Thursday's November 6- December 18 6:30pm-7:10pm**

**20 minutes of exclusive optional practice time immediately follows every class! NEW THIS YEAR: Class participants now have the option to add on a weekly 15 minute private lesson during their designated practice time. The fee to take the fast track to success is only $60, but hurry because space is limited and will fill quickly. Register through the "Register Free Online" button below.

Session III: January 3- February 12, 2015

Saturday's January 3- February 7 12:00pm-12:40pm**
Sunday's January 4- February 8 4:30pm-5:10pm**
Sunday's January 4- February 8 5:30pm-6:10pm**
Tuesday's January 6- February 10 6:00pm to 6:40pm**
Thursday's January 8- February 12 6:30pm-7:10pm**

**20 minutes of exclusive optional practice time immediately follows every class! NEW THIS YEAR: Class participants now have the option to add on a weekly 15 minute private lesson during their designated practice time. The fee to take the fast track to success is only $60, but hurry because space is limited and will fill quickly. Register through the "Register Free Online" button below.

Session IV: February 14- March 26, 2015

Saturday's February 14- March 21 12:00pm-12:40pm**
Sunday's February 15- March 22 4:30pm-5:10pm**
Sunday's February 15- March 22 5:30pm-6:10pm**
Tuesday's February 17- March 24 6:00pm to 6:40pm**
Thursday's February 19- March 26 6:30pm-7:10pm**

**20 minutes of exclusive optional practice time immediately follows every class! NEW THIS YEAR: Class participants now have the option to add on a weekly 15 minute private lesson during their designated practice time. The fee to take the fast track to success is only $60, but hurry because space is limited and will fill quickly. Register through the "Register Free Online" button below.

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  • US Figure Skating
  • USA Curling
  • US Speed Skating
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