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Learn to Skate

Learn to Skate

Who: We welcome both beginner hockey players and figure skaters.   Our classes are geared towards anyone wanting to learn to skate towards and end goal of playing on a hockey team or figure skating in competitions and exhibitions. 

What: Learn to Skate USA curriculum

When: Sundays 1:00-2:00pm  Class format includes 25 minutes of instruction and 25 minutes of structured practice

Where: Northlands Ice Center 10400 Reading Rd Cincinnati, OH 45241

Why: Because we have a passion for ice sports and we think you will too!

How much: $199 for 10 full weeks in cludes ice, coaching and rental skates.  Payment increases by $50 if paid less than 72 hours prior to the 1st class

More Info: Contact Lisa Graham at 513-214-1470 or the Swords office at 513-858-5072

Spring 24

All sessions are at Northlands from 1:00-2:00pm

Winter session is 10 week and the cost will be $199

  • April 7
  • April 14
  • April 21
  • April 28
  • May 5
  • May 12
  • May 19
  • June 2
  • June 9
  • June 16


Snowplow Sam 1-4

For Skaters ages 4-5

     1 -  fall and recover, march forward, and more

     2 - glide, dip and forward swizzle and more

     3 - Backward swizzles, stops and more

     4 - Backward glides, turns and more

Basic Skills 1-6

For skates ages 6+

     1- Fall and recover, march, dip and swizzle

     2 - Backward skills and more

     3 - turns, stops and more

     4 - Forward edges, Backward pumps, Backward glides and more

     5 - Backward edges, Forward crossovers and more

     6 - Turns, stops, and more

Freeskate Class (pre through 6)

For Skaters that have completed Basic 1-6.

  • Spins
  • Jumps
  • Turns

Hockey 1-4

For individuals that need skating skills to move into Learn to Play Hockey.

    1 - Fall and recover, march forward, Forward Swizzles, T-pushes and more

     2 - Forward strides, Backward swizzles, 1 foot pushes, snow plow stops and more

     3 - Forward and backward c-cuts, Backward stops and more

     4 - Backward one foot glides, Forward and Backward crossovers, hockey stops and more