Founders Memorial Rink, 570 Somerville Ave, Somerville, MA
Founders Memorial Rink offers parking, snack machines, and an off-ice area to put on skates and warm clothing. Hockey skate rentals are the only type of skates available at this Campus. Please make sure your skater arrives with their own skates if they are not using hockey skates.
Fun, goal-oriented program for beginners, children (age 6+) through adult. Skaters will receive Basic Skills instruction following the Learn to Skate USA curriculum which is endorsed by U.S. Figure Skating and USA Hockey. Basic Skills sessions offered: Basic Skills 2-6, Pre-Free Skate through Free Skate 6, and Adult 2-6.
Out of State/Travel Order Policy
Skaters from all the restricted states deemed by the Commonwealth have to provide negative PCR testing from within 72 hours of arrival at The Skating Academy’s lessons.
2020 Registration Notice!
Please note that at this time, we are only accepting students that have previously taken lessons any Learn to Skate program and currently meet the age and level requirements outlined below.
For any questions on skater eligibility, please contact us at (617) 787-5283 or by emailing, email@example.com.
Please Review! COVID-19 Safety Protocols
2020-2021 Program Schedule
|Term||First Class||Last Class||No Class||# Classes||Price||Registration Opens|
|Basic Skills Thursday 6:00-6:40pm (Ages 7-Adult: Basic 3-6, Pre-Free Skate, Free Skate 1-6, and Adults: 3-6, Pre-Free Skate, Free Skate 1-6)|
|Summer||July 16, 2020||August 27, 2020||7||$154||Closed*|
|Basic Skills Saturday 2:30-3:10pm (Ages 6-17: Basic 2 – Basic 6, Pre-Free Skate & Free Skate 1-6)
*At this time, we are not able to accept any beginner or first-time skaters.*
|Fall||Sep 12, 2020||Nov 21, 2020||10/10||7||$154||Closed*|
|Winter 1||Dec 5, 2020||Jan 30, 2021||11/28, 12/26, 1/2||7||$154||Closed*|
|Winter 2||Feb 6, 2021||Mar 13, 2021||6||$132||Dec 9th|
|Spring (Tentative)||Mar 20, 2021||Apr 17, 2021||5||$110||Jan 20th|
* 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 be a 40-minute instructional lesson and no practice time (due to COVID-19)
- Skating Academy Registration Policies & Waivers
Campus Manager, Coach
Kim Wheeland has been a figure skating coach for over 30 years. She began working with Skating Academy first as an instructor and now serves as the Campus Manager at the Somerville Campus. She looks forward to helping the program grow and instilling a lifelong love of skating in all who come through the door. – continue reading –
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