Norwood Campus

The Skating Club of Boston – 750 University Avenue, Norwood, MA

The Skating Club of Boston is New England’s premier figure skating club, and home to a community of families, athletes and professionals united by their love of skating and a commitment to excellence in every aspect of the sport. From recreational skaters to the Olympic hopefuls, single skaters to team members, beginners to lifelong enthusiasts, The Skating Club of Boston will provide you or your skater with the resources and relationships necessary to meet your own individual skating goals and dreams.

Programs Offered

New! First Steps

Uniquely designed for children that are ages 3 to 5 years old, the First Steps program introduces skating to young children in a fun group environment. Each skater will be able to build confidence in their on-ice capabilities, and in themselves, through fun activities and games in a positive environment. Skaters can progress at their own rate and advance after learning the required skills. Learn More

Basic Skills

Fun, goal-oriented program for beginners, children (age 6+) through adult. Skaters will receive Basic Skills instruction following U.S. Figure Skating and USA Hockey curriculum. Basic Skills sessions offered: Basic Skills 2-6, Pre-Free Skate through Free Skate 6 and Adult 2-6.

Hockey Skills

Program includes the fundamentals of hockey skating, teaching skaters how to be more proficient and agile on the ice. Proper skating technique is the primary focus and skaters will learn the basic hockey stance, stride, knee bend, and other necessary fundamentals to be successful.

Bridge

A 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.

Adaptive Skating

Adaptive/Therapeutic Skating is a unique program providing children and adults with disabilities access to the sport of figure skating by offering them an opportunity to participate in a specialized skating experience. The program director, instructors, volunteer coordinator, and volunteers, work closely with each skater and family to tailor their individual instructional needs. Learn More

2021 Summer Program Schedule

  Term First Class Last Class No Class # Classes Price Registration Opens

Basic Skills: Mondays 6:00pm-6:50pm
(Ages 4-17: Snowplow Sam & Basic 1-6)

Summer Jul 12, 2021 Aug 30, 2021 8 $176 Closed*

Advanced, Adults & Hockey: Mondays 7:00pm-7:50pm
(Ages 4-17: Pre-Free Skate – Free Skate 6, Hockey Skills | Adults: All Levels)

Summer Jul 12, 2021 Aug 30, 2021 8 $176 Closed*

2021-2022 Program Schedule

  Term First Class Last Class No Class # Classes Price Registration Opens

Basic Skills: Saturdays 1:15pm-2:05pm
(Ages 4-17: Snowplow Sam, Basic Skills 1-6)

Fall Sept 11, 2021 Nov 6, 2021 9/18, 10/2, 10/9 6 $150 Aug 4th
Winter 1 Nov 20, 2021 Feb 5, 2022 11/27, 12/4, 12/25, 1/1, 1/29 7 $175 Oct 6th
Winter 2 Feb 19, 2022 Apr 9, 2022 4/2 7 $175 Dec 1st
Spring Apr 16, 2022 Jun 18, 2022 4/23, 5/28, 6/11 7 $175 Feb 2nd

Basic Skills Advanced: Saturdays 2:15pm-3:05pm
(Ages 4-17: Pre-Free Skate, Free Skate 1-6, Hockey Skills | Adults: All Levels)

Fall Sept 11, 2021 Nov 6, 2021 9/18, 10/2, 10/9 6 $150 Aug 4th
Winter 1 Nov 20, 2021 Feb 5, 2022 11/27, 12/4, 12/25, 1/1, 1/29 7 $175 Oct 6th
Winter 2 Feb 19, 2022 Apr 9, 2022 4/2 7 $175 Dec 1st
Spring Apr 16, 2022 Jun 18, 2022 4/23, 5/28, 6/11 7 $175 Feb 2nd

Bridge Aspire: Saturdays 3:05pm-4:05pm
(Ages 6-17: Must have passed Basic 4 & higher)

Fall Sept 11, 2021 Nov 6, 2021 9/18, 10/2, 10/9 6 $210 Aug 4th
Winter 1 Nov 20, 2021 Feb 5, 2022 11/27, 12/4, 12/25, 1/1, 1/29 7 $245 Oct 6th
Winter 2 Feb 19, 2022 Apr 16, 2022 2/26, 4/2 7 $245 Dec 1st
Spring Apr 30, 2022 Jun 18, 2022 5/28, 6/11 6 $210 Feb 2nd

Basic Skills: Sundays 1:15pm-2:05pm
(Ages 4-17: Snowplow Sam, Basic Skills 1-6)

Fall Sept 12, 2021 Nov 14, 2021 9/19, 10/3, 10/10 7 $175 Aug 4th
Winter 1 Nov 21, 2021 Feb 6, 2022 11/28, 12/26, 1/2, 1/30 8 $200 Oct 6th
Winter 2 Feb 13, 2022 Apr 10, 2022 4/3 8 $200 Dec 1st
Spring May 1, 2022 Jun 12, 2022 5/29 6 $150 Feb 2nd

Basic Skills Advanced: Sundays 2:15pm-3:05pm
(Ages 4-17: Pre-Free Skate, Free Skate 1-6, Hockey Skills | Adults: All Levels)

Fall Sept 12, 2021 Nov 14, 2021 9/19, 10/3, 10/10 7 $175 Aug 4th
Winter 1 Nov 21, 2021 Feb 6, 2022 11/28, 12/26, 1/2, 1/30 8 $200 Oct 6th
Winter 2 Feb 13, 2022 Apr 10, 2022 4/3 8 $200 Dec 1st
Spring May 1, 2022 Jun 12, 2022 5/29 6 $150 Feb 2nd

Basic Skills: Mondays 7:00pm-7:50pm
(Ages 4-17: Snowplow Sam, Basic 1-6, Pre-Free Skate, Free Skate 1-6)

Fall Sept 13, 2021 Nov 1, 2021 10/11 7 $175 Aug 4th
Winter 1 Nov 8, 2021 Dec 20, 2021 7 $175 Oct 6th
Winter 2 Jan 3, 2022 Feb 28, 2022 1/17, 2/21 7 $175 Dec 1st
Spring 1 Mar 7, 2022 Apr 25, 2022 4/18 7 $175 Feb 2nd
Spring 2 May 2, 2022 Jun 13, 2022 5/30 6 $150 Mar 30th

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

  • Registration will close five business days prior to the first class at each campus location
  • Classes will include 25-minutes of instructional time and 25-minutes of practice time. Please keep in mind that instruction and practice may be either during the first 25 minutes or the second 25 minutes which is determined by level.
  • Skating Academy Registration Policies & Waivers

First Steps Program Schedule

  Term First Class Last Class No Class # Classes Price Registration Opens

Fridays 10:00am-10:50am
Beginners: Ages 3-5

Fall Sep 10, 2021 Nov 5, 2021 9/17, 10/1 7 $175 Aug 4th
Winter 1 Nov 19, 2021 Jan 21, 2022 11/26, 12/24, 12/31 7 $175 Oct 6th
Winter 2 Feb 4, 2022 Mar 25, 2022 2/25 7 $175 Dec 1st
Spring Apr 8, 2022 Jun 3, 2022 4/15, 4/22 7 $175 Feb 2nd

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

  • Registration will close five business days prior to the first class at each campus location
  • Classes will include 10 minutes of off-ice instruction before continuing to 3 alternating 10-minute group stations before a final 10-minute group period.
  • Skating Academy Registration Policies & Waivers

Campus Professionals

Madeline Wunder
Weekend Campus Manager
Rebecca Stump
Monday Campus Manager

Ben Anderson
Instructor
Linda Blount
Instructor
Lisa Coppola
Instructor
Phillip Deyesso
Instructor
Amanda Farkas
Instructor
Ariel Fay Gagnon
Instructor
Hannah Gottfried
Instructor
Emily Kirillov
Instructor
Aleksei Krasnozhon
Instructor
Keri Lee-Clancy
Instructor
Jimmy Ma
Instructor
Debra Minihan
Instructor
Lisa O'Neill
Instructor
Katey Nyquist
Instructor
Tessa Riccio
Instructor
Ailsa Robertson
Instructor
Alexandria Ronzio
Instructor
Renee Roos
Instructor
Simon Shnapir
Instructor
Cori Small
Instructor
Brad Vigorito
Instructor

Can’t find a session to fit your schedule? Check out our other Campuses:
Boston • Brookline • DedhamFenway • Frog Pond
North EndNorwood • Somerville West Roxbury

 

For more information on our programming:
info@skatingacademy.org or 617-787-5283