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 on a first-come-first-serve basis (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 the Learn to Skate USA curriculum endorsed by U.S. Figure Skating and USA Hockey. Basic Skills sessions offered: Basic Skills 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. Find out if the program is right for you or your skater.

2018-2019 Program Schedule

 

Term First Class Last Class No Class # Classes Price Registration Opens
Basic Skills Mondays 6:40-7:30pm (Ages 4-17: Snowplow Sam & Basic 1-6)
Summer 2018 Jul 9, 2018 Aug 27, 2018 8 $176 Closed*
Basic Skills Advanced Mondays 7:40-8:30pm (Ages 4-17: Pre-Free Skate, Free Skate 1-6. Adults: All Levels).   question mark
  Summer 2018 Jul 9, 2018 August 27, 2018 8 $176 Closed*
Basic Skills Saturdays 2:00-2:50pm (Ages 4-17: Snowplow Sam & Basic 1-6)
Fall Sep 8, 2018 Nov 3, 2018 9/22, 10/13 7 $154 Closed*
Winter 1 Nov 10, 2018 Jan 5, 2019 11/24, 12/29 7 $154 Closed*
  Winter 2 Jan 12, 2019 Mar 2, 2019 2/2 7 $154 Register Today!
Spring 1 Mar 9, 2019 Apr 27, 2019 4/13 7 $154 Feb 6, 2019
Spring 2 May 4, 2019 Jun 15, 2019  5/25 6 $132 Apr 3, 2019
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 8, 2018 Nov 3, 2018 9/22, 10/13 7 $154 Closed*
Winter 1 Nov 10, 2018 Jan 5, 2019 11/24, 12/29 7 $154 Closed*
Winter 2 Jan 12, 2019 Mar 2, 2019 2/2 7 $154 Register Today!
  Spring 1 Mar 9, 2019 Apr 27, 2019 4/13 7 $154 Feb 6, 2019
Spring 2 May 4, 2019 Jun 15, 2019 5/25 6 $132 Apr 3, 2019
Bridge Saturdays 4:00-5:00pm (Ages 6-17: Must Have Passed Basic 4 & Higher)
Fall Sep 8, 2018 Nov 10, 2018 9/22, 10/13 8 $240 Closed*
Winter 1 Nov 17, 2018 Jan 19, 2019 11/24, 12/29 8 $240 Closed*
Winter 2 Jan 26, 2019 Apr 6, 2019 2/2, 3/23, 3/30 8 $240 Register Today!
Spring Apr 20, 2019 Jun 15, 2019 5/25 8 $240 Feb 6, 2019
Basic Skills Sundays 3:00-3:50pm (Ages 4-17:Snowplow Sam & Basic 1-6)
Fall Sep 9, 2018 Nov 11, 2018 9/23, 10/14 8 $176 Closed*
Winter 1 Nov 18, 2018 Jan 13, 2019 12/30 8 $176 Closed*
Winter 2 Jan 20, 2019 Mar 10, 2019 8 $176 Register Today!
Spring Mar 17, 2019 May 19, 2019 4/14, 4/21, 5/12 7 $154 Feb 6, 2019
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 9, 2018 Nov 11, 2018 9/23, 10/14 8 $176 Closed*
Winter 1 Nov 18, 2018 Jan 13, 2019 12/30 8 $176 Closed*
Winter 2 Jan 20, 2019 Mar 10, 2019 8 $176 Register Today!
Spring Mar 17, 2019 May 19, 2019 4/14, 4/21, 5/12 7 $154 Feb 6, 2019
Basic Skills Mondays 6:30-7:20pm (Ages 4-17: Snowplow Sam, Basic 1-6, & Free Skate 1-6)
Fall Sep 10, 2018 Oct 29, 2018 10/8 7 $154 Closed*
Winter 1 Nov 5, 2018 Jan 7, 2019 12/24, 12/31 8 $176 Closed*
Winter 2 Jan 14, 2019 Mar 11, 2019 2/18 8 $176 Register Today!
Spring 1 Mar 18, 2019 May 6, 2019 4/15 7 $154 Feb 6, 2019
Spring 2 May 13, 2019 Jul 1, 2019 5/27 7 $154 Apr 3, 2019

* 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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