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Advanced Figure Skating Program Schedule

Singles/Pairs/Freestyle

NSA Singles or Pairs skating program’s objective is to offer a program structure ranging from the recreational level skaters to the US Collegiate, Junior National, Sectional and Regional competitor.



Fall Schedule

Notice of upcoming  Ice session and Class changes 

Due to Preds practice or Hockey tournament 

11/19, No 5:15 am or 9 am Patch class
11/20 extra Freestyle ice session 5:45-6:45 pm, NO Rising Stars class
11/21, No Off Ice Jump class
Close on Thanksgiving Day
11/23, Free style sessions are 6:45 - 10 am, Adult class 9:30-10 am
11/24, Free style sessions are  7:45 am - 10:45 am, NO Rising Stars class
NO Holiday show practice during the week of Thanksgiving
12/5, 12/12, 12/14, NO 1:15 pm session


Additional class offerings:
Skaters at level Basic 5 or higher and interested in joining the figure skating club may participate in other classes. Additional fees apply. See NSA Office for complete schedule. 

On-Ice Classes: 
Stroking
 
Instruction focuses on proper technique, anaerobic capacity development, coordination, and power.  The class employs a series of drills and endurance training. Encouraged for all figure skaters at Basic 6 level and above.
 
 
Curry
 
"Ice Class" was developed by 1976 Olympic Figure Skating Champion, John Curry.  The focus is on attention to the details: deep, clean edges that are well-defined, flow and grace of movement, and ease of turns. A very beneficial class for skaters who are Basic 6 level and above. 
 
 
Patch/Figures
 
This class is based on the school figures that were once a part of our competitive structure. Skater will learn turns and edges on circles in order to perfect them for there own skating skills as well as moves in the field performance. 
 
 
Off-Ice 
Ballet: 
NSA is proud to include the AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE® National Training Curriculum, a breakthrough 8 level program that combines high quality artistic training with the basics of dancer health and child development. The ABT® National Training Curriculum consists of a comprehensive set of age-appropriate, outcome-based guidelines to provide the highest quality ballet training to dance students of all ages and skill levels. Primary through Level 5 will be taught by ABT® Certified Teacher, Thom Yzaguirre.
 
Conditioning
 This class will develop the athlete’s core strength and agility. Class will be taught by a certified personal trainer.
 
Off-Ice Jump class
 This class will develop the athlete’s fine motor skills, gain height and precision while building muscle memory.
 

Spin

Focus on Spin technique from some of the Spin legend such as Janet Champion and Gus Lussi. Covering improving your center, speed, variation and change of edge, etc.

 
 
Stretch 
 Stretching exercises will improve flexibility and freedom of movement as well as reduce the chance of injury during skating or other sports. This class is taught by certified gymnastics teacher.