LEARN TO SKATE CLASSES
Chicago Edge Skating Academy offers various programs for anyone with the desire to skate! Whether your goal is to become a stronger recreational skater, or to become a figure skater or hockey player, we have a program for you!
Our world-class programs are taught by PSA and Safesport certified coaches who are passionate about sharing their love for the ice. All classes are designed to take skaters from beginners to the advanced freestyle levels. Coaches will keep track of each skater's progress and move them on to the next level at their own pace.
Take the next step into your skating journey and register with us today
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All programs follow the curriculum of Learn to Skate USA
WINTER 1 CANCELLED DUE TO TIER 3 COVID-19 MITIGATION REQUIREMENTS!
All skaters registered for Winter 1 will be credited towards a future session when we are able to reopen group classes.
All Snowplow Sam and Basic Skills classes now have a 30 minute off-ice class following their on-ice skating! Come join us upstairs for a fun, game-oriented classes designed to help you build strength, balance, and coordination on the ice!
THURSDAYS: Snowplow and Basic Skills
FRIDAYS: EDGES&POWER, Artistry in Motion, Snowplow, and Basic Skills
Class time: 4:10-4:40pm, 4:40-5:40pm
SATURDAYS: ASPIRE package, Ballet on Ice, Artistry in Motion, Adult, POWER&EDGES, Snowplow, and Basic Skills
Class time: 7:20-7:50am, 8:00-9:00am, 9:00-9:30am, 9:30-10:30am
Rental skates are available for purchase at the front desk
Controlled student to teacher ratios ensure that every skater gets the attention they need
All skaters are tested at their own pace! Coaches will move skaters up to the next level when they are ready
All coaches will be wearing masks on the ice
Make-ups will be allowed but must be used during the current session. Make-ups will not roll over to upcoming sessions and no refunds will be given. Please email if you need to schedule a make up class.
Open spaces for classes will fill up quickly due to CDC capacity guidelines and restrictions
What to bring:
Please layer warm comfortable clothing that allows for unrestricted movement.
Helmet: required for all beginning skaters and highly recommended for skaters age 6 and younger.
Anyone that is not actively on the ice must be wearing a mask. Although it is not required to wear masks while skating we highly encourage masks to be worn at all times
Masks MUST BE WORN during off-ice classes! No exceptions
Upon arriving to each class please check-in at the Chicago Edge Skating Academy table. After checking in you will be guided and instructed on where to go. Be sure to read our Covid-19 policies before coming for additional rules set forth by CESA and Darien Sportsplex.
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2020 HOLIDAY EXHIBITION
Register online to participate in our first annual Holiday Ice Show! Saturday, December 19th 12:00-2:00pm
Whether you choose a solo, duet, or a group performance we know you will have a blast showing off your skating skills!