Teen and Adult
Classes for adults and more mature skaters ages 13+
The teen and adult classes teach the fundamentals of skating for a more mature skater (ages 13 and up). Forward skating, backward skating, crossovers, turns, and stops are introduced in 6 progressive levels. Upon completing the Adult 1-6 curriculum, skaters will be ready to advance to more specific disciplines of figure skating such as freeskating, ice dancing, pairs, theatrical skating, or synchronized skating.
- Adult 1 Forward skating, stops. Introductory level. Ages 13 and up.
- Adult 2 Backward skating, stops. Pre-requisite: Adult 1 or equivalent skills.
- Adult 3 Advanced forward stroking, pumps on circles, turns, backward glides and stops, dance steps. Pre-requisite: Adult 2 or equivalent skills.
- Adult 4 Forward edges and crossovers, backward glides and pumps, hockey stop. Pre-requisite: Adult 3 or equivalent skills.
- Adult 5 Backward edges and crossovers, turns, swing rolls, two foot spin. Pre-requisite: Adult 4 or equivalent skills.
- Adult 6 Advanced forward and backward stroking on pattern, turns, T-stops, Lunge, two foot to one foot spin. Pre-requisite: Adult 5 or equivalent skills.
View a full description of the curriculum here: https://learntoskateusa.com/
Register for a Teen/Adult Class
Click the “REGISTER” link next to your desired class to be taken to a secure form to register and save a spot for the next session! You will NOT be charged at this time. If you are interested in a class level that is not currently listed, please contact our skating director at Director@skatecincinnati.org. We are happy to make special arrangements to suit your needs!
All classes are charged on a monthly basis. $115 includes a 25 minute lesson, 25 minute practice ice, the Halloween Skating Exhibition (costumes additional) and the Annual Spring Ice Show (costumes additional). Please understand it is intended for your skater to participate in CSS for the entire skating season. There will be some months with 3 lessons and other months with 5 lessons. All coaching and ice time is included for Show numbers, however, since costume needs differ according to group numbers and sizes, all costumes must be purchased separately.