Skills, Assessments, Achievement, Recognition – this is what STARSkate is all about!
The STARSkate program consists of figure skating skills in three areas – Skating Skills, Ice Dance and Freeskate .
The Bronze Star Level Includes:
Skating Skills: Star 1
Free Skating: Star 1
Dance: Star 1
Must have passed Canskate Stage 4.
Our Silver Star Level Includes :
Skating Skills: Star 2 and 3
Free Skating: Star 2 nd 3
Dance: Star 2 and 3
Must have passed all of the Star 1 tests or be 11 years of age.
Check out the below PDF for assistance in navigating how to go about getting private lessons for your skater.
The Gold Star Level Includes : STAR 4 to Gold
Must have passed all Star 2 and 3 tests or Star 5 Freeskate
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Speed, agility and strength training
Core and balance work
Injury prevention/maintenance – associated with common injuries in figure skating
Athletic or skating related game, if time permits
Cool down and flexibility specific to figure skating skills
Interested in Off-Ice Training?
Please speak to one of our coaches or executive members.
PRE-CANSKATE & CANSKATE
What will you learn?
A complete series of balance, control and agility skills taught in six stages of learning that pertain to hockey, ringette, speed skating and figure skating as well as general recreational skating. CanSkate uses nationally-tested and proven curriculum and delivery methods that guarantee skater success in developing stronger basic skills and developing them faster.
What can you expect?
Action, movement and fun! Skaters progress at their own rate and coaches make sessions active using teaching aids, upbeat music and a wide variety of activities that create a motivational environment and promote learning. Badges, ribbons and other incentives are used to benchmark skaters’ progress and reward effort and participation.
Want more information?
Please check out Skate Canada's website at the button below for more information about CanSkate.