Freestyle sessions are for skaters who participate in figure skating as a recreational or competitive sport. These sessions allow skaters to practice jumps, spins, edge work (moves in the field), dance and choreography.  These sessions are also used for private skating lessons.

Private figure skating lessons are provided by coaches from the Blue Ridge Figure Skating Club. This club strives to utilize highly qualified coaches that instruct at their appropriate level of expertise. The coaches work in collaboration with one another and advance skaters at an appropriate pace to help skaters achieve their individual goals.

Freestyle ice fees are $15 per hour and $10 per half-hour.


Freestyle Rules

Skaters, coaches, and parents are expected to show courtesy and good sportsmanship to other skaters, coaches, and parents both on and off the ice.

All skaters must pay for the freestyle session BEFORE getting on the ice.

Skaters in private lessons have the right of way. The second priority goes to skaters practicing programs.

Program music will be played in the order it is requested. A coach may request that the program of a skater taking a private lesson be placed at the front of the line.

Skaters are expected to leave the ice when the Zamboni doors are opened. Program music will be stopped when the Zamboni is ready to enter the ice. NO ONE IS ALLOWED ON THE ICE WHILE THE ZAMBONI IS OPERATING!

Kicking, stomping feet, and dragging toes are prohibited.

Skaters or parents may not interrupt a coach who is giving a private lesson to another skater.

All clothing, tissues, gloves, crash pads, water bottles and other belongings should be removed from the area when leaving. Trash must be put in proper receptacles.

Deliberately challenging, scaring or intentionally blocking a skater is prohibited. Any skater caught doing this will be asked to leave the session.

The use of ear buds/headphones is not allowed during freestyle sessions.

All skaters should keep their heads up and always be aware of the surroundings.

For Figure Skating times please visit our calendar

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