Learn to Skate
Our Learn to Skate group classes are for students ages 5 to adult, beginners through advanced skaters. Classes begin with the fundamentals and progress to more advanced and specialized skills, for both figure skating and ice hockey.
Late Fall 2023 Semester
Late Fall 2023 Learn to Skate classes begin Tuesday, September 19th and Saturday, September 23rd. Classes are available for all skill levels, ages 5 and up. Each hour-long session includes 30 minute weekly class PLUS 30 minutes of practice ice for students directly after!
Late registration is accepted!
If you or your skater are uncertain about joining our classes, we invite you to try attending a class for a $20 “Try-it” class fee. If you decide to enroll for the remaining semester at the end of the Try-it class, and the coach approves it, the Try-it class fee will be applied to the semester tuition. If your child is not yet ready to participate in classes, we’ll simply collect the $20 “Try-it” class fee.
Please be aware that we only allow try-it classes on a limited basis for the first few weeks of the semester. Email us at [email protected] for more info.
Snowplow (Ages 5-6)
Basic skating skills to help young skaters become comfortable on the ice.
Note: All skaters renting skates will be given figure skates for the duration of the semester.
Basic (Ages 7 – 14)
Basic figure skating skills, beginning at entry-level skaters.
Freeskate (Ages 6+)
More advanced figure skating skills.
Note: Must complete Basic or Adult skills track.
Adult (Ages 15+)
Basic skating skills, entry level to intermediate.
Hockey (Ages 7 – 14)
Basic hockey skating skills, beginning at entry-level skaters.
Note: Skaters are not required to provide, own, or wear any ice hockey gear.
Looking for lessons to take between Learn to Skate semesters? Try out a 1-on-1 private lesson with one of our wonderful coaches! Visit the Private Lessons page to see a full directory of coaches.
Skate Director Nicole
Email: [email protected]
Our skating director, Nicole, is a Professional Skaters Association (“PSA”) Master Rated Program Director and the Greensboro Ice House is a PSA Excellence on Ice facility. Please email Nicole with any Learn to Skate or figure skating questions, compliments, or concerns.
Programming under her leadership includes a US Figure Skating Basic skills program of Learn to Skate group lessons, adult courses, pre-school classes, a home school curriculum, specialty programming for advanced figure skaters as well as a complete array of off-ice training opportunities. The Greensboro Ice House is proud to offer lesson options for skaters of all ages and abilities!
Questions? Email Nicole today, or call the rink at 336-852-1515.