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 

Boston 2019 Spring 2 Updates

2019-2020 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 Jun 24, 2019 Aug 12, 2019 8 $176 Register Today!
Basic Skills Advanced Mondays 7:40-8:30pm (Ages 4-17: Pre-Free Skate, Free Skate 1-6. Adults: All Levels).   question mark
Summer Jun 24, 2019 Aug 12, 2019 8 $176 Register Today!
Basic Skills Saturdays 2:00-2:50pm (Ages 4-17: Snowplow Sam & Basic 1-6)
Fall Sep 7, 2019 Oct 26, 2019 9/21 7 $154 Aug 7th
Winter 1 Nov 2, 2019 Dec 21, 2019 11/30 7 $154 Oct 2nd
  Winter 2 Jan 4, 2020 Feb 22, 2020 2/8 7 $154 Dec 4th
Spring 1 Feb 29, 2020 Apr 18, 2020 4/4 7 $154 Jan 29th
Spring 2 Apr 25, 2020 Jun 13, 2020 5/23 7 $154 Mar 25th
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 7, 2019 Oct 26, 2019 9/21 7 $154 Aug 7th
Winter 1 Nov 2, 2019 Dec 21, 2019 11/30 7 $154 Oct 2nd
Winter 2 Jan 4, 2020 Feb 22, 2020 2/8 7 $154 Dec 4th
  Spring 1 Feb 29, 2020 Apr 18, 2020 4/4 7 $154 Jan 29th
Spring 2 Apr 25, 2020 Jun 13, 2020 5/23 7 $154 Mar 25th
Bridge Saturdays 4:00-5:00pm (Ages 6-17: Must Have Passed Basic 4 & Higher)
Fall Sep 7, 2019 Nov 2, 2019 9/21 8 $240 Aug 7th
Winter 1 Nov 9, 2019 Jan 11, 2020 11/30, 12/28 8 $240 Oct 2nd
Winter 2 Jan 18, 2020 Mar 14, 2020 2/8, 3/21, 3/28 8 $240 Dec 4th
Spring Apr 11, 2020 Jun 6, 2020 5/23 8 $240 Jan 29th
Basic Skills Sundays 3:00-3:50pm (Ages 4-17:Snowplow Sam & Basic 1-6)
Fall Sep 8, 2019 Nov 3, 2019 9/22 8 $176 Aug 7th
Winter 1 Nov 10, 2019 Jan 12, 2020 12/1, 12/29 8 $176 Oct 2nd
Winter 2 Jan 19, 2020 Mar 8, 2020 8 $176 Dec 4th
Spring Mar 15, 2020 May 31, 2020 4/5, 4/12, 5/10, 5/24 8 $176 Jan 29th
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 8, 2019 Nov 3, 2019 9/22 8 $176 Aug 7th
Winter 1 Nov 10, 2019 Jan 12, 2020 12/1, 12/29 8 $176 Oct 2nd
Winter 2 Jan 19, 2020 Mar 8, 2020 8 $176 Dec 4th
Spring Mar 15, 2020 May 31, 2020 4/5, 4/12, 5/10, 5/24 8 $176 Jan 29th
Basic Skills Mondays 6:30-7:20pm (Ages 4-17: Snowplow Sam, Basic 1-6, & Free Skate 1-6)
Fall Sep 9, 2019 Oct 28, 2019 10/14 7 $154 Aug 7th
Winter 1 Nov 4, 2019 Dec 16, 2019 7 $154 Oct 2nd
Winter 2 Jan 6, 2020 Mar 2, 2020 1/20, 2/17 7 $154 Dec 4th
Spring 1 Mar 9, 2020 Apr 27, 2020 4/20 7 $154 Jan 29th
Spring 2 May 4, 2020 Jun 22, 2020 5/25 7 $154 Mar 25th

* 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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