Boston Campus

Basic Skills classes in Boston

The Skating Club of Boston, 1240 Soldiers Field Road, Boston, MA

Founded in 1912, The Skating Club of Boston is the third oldest figure skating club in the United States. Home to U.S., Olympic and World champions, the Club maintains a commitment to the sport of figure skating through its programs, coaches, staff and future plans for expansion in the Boston area. The Club offers skate rentals (cash/check only), heated rink-side seating and vending machines.

Programs Offered

Basic Skills

Fun, goal-oriented program for beginners, children (age 4+) through adult. Skaters will receive Basic Skills instruction following U.S. Figure Skating and USA Hockey curriculum. Basic Skills sessions are offered Basic Skill 1-6, Pre-Free Skate through Free Skate 6 and Adult 1-6.

Curriculum endorsed by US Figure Skating and USA Hockey

Bridge

Fast paced, accelerated program, focusing on proper stretching techniques, warm up and cool down both on and off the ice, stroking, edges and power skating, introductory moves in the field, spins, jumps, and Artistry in Motion (beginning choreography and style). Students are evaluated and tested based on Learn To Skate USA’s Basic Skills curriculum. Skaters must have passed at least Basic 4 and up to Preliminary Free Skate to register for this program.

Therapeutic Skating

Skating is for everyone, including those with permanent physical, developmental or intellectual disabilities. We now offer a limited number of skating lessons for skaters facing a variety of challenges and disabilities. Registration for this program is limited. Please contact skatetherapy@skatingacademy.org for more information.

2017-2018 Program Schedule

Skaters must have passed Basic 1-6. Beginner level skaters are not eligible.

Term First Class Last Class No Class # Classes Price Registration Opens
Basic Skills Mondays 6:50-7:40pm (Ages 4-17: Basic 1-6)
Summer 2017 Jul 10, 2017 August 28, 2017 8 $176  Closed*
Basic Skills Advanced Mondays 7:50-8:40pm (Ages 4-17: Pre-Free Skate, Free Skate 1-6. Adults: All Levels).   question mark
  Summer 2017 Jul 10, 2017 August 28, 2017   8 $176   Closed*
Basic Skills Saturdays 2:00-2:50pm (Ages 4-17: Basic 1-6)
Fall Sep 9, 2017 Oct 28, 2017 9/23 7 $154 Aug 9, 2017
Winter 1 Nov 4, 2017 Jan 6, 2018 11/25, 12/30 8 $176 Oct 4, 2017
Winter 2 Jan 13, 2018 Mar 10, 2018 2/3 8 $176 Dec 6, 2017
Spring 1 Mar 17, 2018 May 5, 2018 4/7 7 $154 Feb 7, 2018
Spring 2 May 12, 2018 Jun 16, 2018  5/26 5 $110 Apr 4, 2018
Basic Skills Advanced Saturdays 3:00-3:50pm (Ages 4-17: Pre-Free Skate, Free Skate 1-6. Adults: All Levels).   question mark
  Fall Sep 9, 2017 Oct 28, 2017 9/23 7 $154 Aug 9, 2017
Winter 1 Nov 4, 2017 Jan 6, 2018 11/25, 12/30 8 $176 Oct 4, 2017
Winter 2 Jan 13, 2018 Mar 10, 2018 2/3 8 $176 Dec 6, 2017
Spring 1 Mar 17, 2018 May 5, 2018 4/7 7 $154 Feb 7, 2018
Spring 2 May 12, 2018 Jun 16, 2018 5/26 5 $110 Apr 4, 2018
Bridge Saturdays 4:00-5:00pm (Ages 4-17: Must Have Passed Basic 4 & Higher)
Fall Sep 9, 2017 Nov 4, 2017 9/23 8 $240 Aug 9, 2017
Winter 1 Nov 11, 2017 Jan 13, 2018 11/25, 12/30 8 $240 Oct 4, 2017
Winter 2 Jan 20, 2018 Mar 31, 2018 2/3, 3/17, 3/24 8 $240 Dec 6, 2017
Spring Apr 14, 2018 Jun 9, 2018 5/26 8 $240 Mar 7, 2018
Basic Skills Sundays 3:00-3:50pm (Ages 4-17: Basic 1-6)
Fall Sep 10, 2017 Nov 5, 2017 9/24 8 $176 Aug 9, 2017
Winter 1 Nov 12, 2017 Jan 14, 2018 12/24, 12/31 8 $176 Oct 4, 2017
Winter 2 Jan 21, 2018 Mar 4, 2018 7 $154 Dec 6, 2017
Spring Mar 11, 2018 May 20, 2018 4/1, 4/8, 5/13 8 $176 Feb 7, 2018
Basic Skills Advanced Sundays 4:00-4:50pm (Ages 4-17: Pre-Free Skate, Free Skate 1-6. Adults: All Levels).   question mark
Fall Sep 10, 2017 Nov 5, 2017 9/24 8 $176 Aug 9, 2017
Winter 1 Nov 12, 2017 Jan 14, 2018 11/24, 12/31 8 $176 Oct 4, 2017
Winter 2 Jan 21, 2018 Mar 4, 2018 7 $154 Dec 6, 2017
Spring Apr 11, 2018 Jun 20, 2018 4/1, 4/8, 5/13 8 $176 Feb 7, 2018
Basic Skills Mondays 6:30-7:20pm (Ages 4-17: All Levels)

Fall Sep 11, 2017 Nov 6, 2017 10/9 8 $176 Aug 9, 2017
Winter 1 Nov 13, 2017 Jan 15, 2018 12/25, 1/1 8 $176 Oct 4, 2017
Winter 2 Jan 22, 2018 Mar 12, 2018 2/19 7 $154 Dec 6, 2017
Spring 1 Mar 19, 2018 May 7, 2018 4/16 7 $154 Feb 7, 2018
Spring 2 May 14, 2018 Jun 25, 2018 5/28 6 $132 Apr 4, 2018

* Please call 617-787-5283 to inquire about availability on closed classes or to discuss skater eligibility.


Campus Managers

Linda Blount

Linda M. Blount
Weekend Campus Manager
boston.weekend@skatingacademy.org
401-419-4041

Linda’s love for skating began when she was nine years old while skating on the outdoor rink her father made for her and her friends in their backyard. After joining The Skating Club of Rhode Island, Linda started private lessons where she loved to jump, skate fast and compete. – continue reading –

Becky Stump

Becky Stump
Monday Campus Manager
boston.monday@skatingacademy.org
617-515-7492

Becky is the Campus Manager for both the Frog Pond and Boston Monday campuses. She has been the Campus Manager for the Frog Pond campus since Skating Academy first opened and has been a skating coach for over thirty years. She skated competitively for six years where she competed in the New England Regional Championships. Her skating levels include Pre-Silver Pattern test and fifth figure. – continue reading –

 


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