Winter Figure Skating Sessions

Southern Alberta Skating Academy is open to all registered Skate Canada skaters. Whether you home club with us, another club in southern Alberta or somewhere else in our great nation, we invite you to enjoy our sessions, off-ice, simulations and seminars.

Calendar view of our Winter schedule can be found here.

Drop In passes for our Combined Academy and Academy sessions can be purchased through our Uplifter registration system. Passes are by the hour – single drop in passes are $20 and a book of 10 passes is $150.


Junior Academy

Our Junior Academy sessions are open to STARSkate figure skaters at the Star 1 to Star 4 level (working on single jumps up to the Axel). These session typically have some group lesson time (stroking, edges, spins, etc.) as well as training time for skaters to practice or arrange private lessons.

Sunday Junior Academy (9:00-11:00am) – Civic (12 Weeks)
STAR 1-5
9:00 – 10:00am On Ice: 30 Minute Group Lesson + 30 Minute Private Lesson/Free Time
10:15-11:00am Off Ice

January 6, 13, 20, 27
February 3, 10, 17, 24
March 3, 10, 17, 24

Cost = $210 – Registration 

Friday Junior Academy (1:00-2:00pm) – Henderson (12 Weeks)
STAR 1-5
1:00-2:00pm On Ice: 30 Minute Group Lesson + 30 Minute Private Lesson/Free Time

January 11, 18, 25
February 1, 8, 15, 22
March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Cost = $175 – Registration 


Academy

Our Academy sessions are open to both STARSkate and CompetitiveSkatefigure skaters at the Star 5 or higher level (landing an Axel and working on some double and/or triple jumps). These session typically have some group lesson time (stroking, edges, spins, etc.) as well as training time for skaters to practice or arrange private lessons.

Sunday Academy (4:30-6:30pm) – ENMAX Centre (13 Weeks)
STAR 5 & Above
4:30-5:15pm Off Ice
5:30-6:30pm On Ice: 1 Hour Freeskate

January 6, 13, 20, 27 (3:15-5:15pm @ ATB)
February 3, 10, 17, 24 (3:15-5:15pm @ ATB)
March 3 (4:30-6:30 @ Nic Sheran), 10 (3:30-5:30pm @ ATB), 17 (3:15-5:15pm @ ATB), 24 (3:15-5:15pm @ ATB), 31 (3:15-5:15pm @ ATB)

Cost = $150 – Registration

Friday Academy – Various Locations (8 Weeks)
Star 5 & Above
Each Session is 2 Hours: 15 Minutes Group Stroking, 15 Minutes Group Spins, 1.5 Hours Freeskate

February 1, 15, 22 all (4:30-6:30 @ ATB)
March 1 (6:00-7:45 @ Nic Sheran)
March 8, 15, 22 all (6:00-8:00 @ Nic Sheran)
March 29 (4:45-6:45pm at Civic)

Cost = $185 – Registration


Combined Academy

Our Combined Academy sessions are open to both STARSkate and CompetitiveSkate figure skaters at the Star 2 or higher level (working on single, double and/or triple jumps). These session typically have some group lesson time (stroking, edges, spins, etc.) as well as training time for skaters to practice or arrange private lessons.

Tuesday AM Combined Academy (6:15-7:45am) – Civic (12 Weeks)
STAR 2 & Above
1.5 Hours On Ice: 15 Minutes Group Stroking, 15 Minutes Group Spins, 1.5 Hours Freeskate

January 8, 15, 22, 29
February 5, 12, 19, 26
March 5, 12, 19, 26

Cost = $200 – Registration

Thursday AM Combined Academy (6:15-7:45am) – Civic (12 Weeks)
STAR 2 & Above
1.5 Hours On Ice: 15 Minutes Group Stroking, 15 Minutes Group Spins, 1.5 Hours Freeskate

January 10, 17, 24, 31
February 7, 14, 21, 28
March 7, 14, 21, 28

Cost = $200 – Registration

Saturday Combined Academy – Various Locations (10 Weeks)
Star 2 & Above
1 Hour Freeskate

January 12 (5:10-6:10pm @ Picture Butte)
January 26 (5:10-6:10pm @ Picture Butte)
February 2 (2:00-3:00pm @ ATB)
February 9 (5:10-6:10pm @ Picture Butte)
February 16 (5:10-6:10pm @ Picture Butte)
February 23 (6:45-7:45pm @ Nic Sheran)
March 2, 9, 16 all (6:45-7:45pm @ Nic Sheran)
March 30 (5:45-6:45pm @ Civic)

Cost = $85 – Registration


Southern Alberta Skating Academy would like to thank our 2018-2019 supporters: