Figure Skating News

Fall Figure Skating Schedule


Please see the Recreation Schedules page of the website for more details.
 

Important Ice Time Change


Sunday, October 22 9:30-11:30am cancelled, make-up ice October 22 11:45am-1:45pm
 

Winter 2018 Programs


Junior Academy-Intro. to STARSkate
This program allows CanSkaters to work with highly trained RGC Competitive Figure Skating Coaches National/International experience to learn the technical skills to excel in their skating. This program will focus on transitioning CanSkaters to the STARSkate program learning the fundamentals of skating. (Ages 4-10 years) Maximum 14 skaters/class with RGC Competitive Figure Skating Coaches and trained Program Assistants.
 
No Classes Feb. 17-19
 
Mondays: 6:15-7pm Jan. 8-March 19, 10 classes, $150
Wed. 5:30-6:15pm Jan. 10-Mar 14, 10 classes, $150
Sat. 1:15-2pm Jan. 13-March 24, 10 classes, $150
No classes Feb. 17
 
For registration contact Katherine, skatingdirector.royalglenora@gmail.com, or register on GameTime under Figure Skating/Junior Academy-Intro to STARSkate
 
STARskate:
This program is for the advanced CanSkater that would like to learn figure skating skills in group lessons by Figure Skating Instructors. The program includes off-ice instruction, followed by a 45-minute on-ice group lesson.
No Classes: Feb. 17-19
 
 
Tuesdays 11 classes $250                      Thursdays 11 classes $250
Jan 9. March 20                                     Jan. 11-March 22
4:15-4:45 pm ballet                                3:50-4:35 Jazz/Ballroom
5-5:45pm on-ice group                         5-5:45 pm on-ice group
 
Saturdays 10 Classes $230
1:15-2pm on-ice group
off-ice attends fitness Tues or Thurs class
 
 
Tuesday /Thursday $375
Tuesday /Saturday $350
Thursday /Saturday $350
Tuesday/Thursday/Saturday $425
 
Junior Competitive: $500 January 8-March 23
The STARSkater, levels 1-3, who is geared for taking tests and participating in competitions. The program includes off-ice instruction (fitness, ballet, and off-ice jump) and group lessons in stroking and spins. Designated junior free skate is available.
No Group Classes: Feb. 17-19,  March 2. Private lessons not included.
 
 
Mondays                                         Tuesdays
4:15-5pm Yoga,                                 6-6:30 pm ballet,
5-15-6:15pm on-ice,                         4:45-5:45pm on-ice
6-6:15pm group spins                     4:45-5pm group stroking
 
Wednesdays                                 Thursdays
4:30-5:15 pm on-ice                         3:50-4:35pm jazz/ballroom
5:15-5:30pm spins,                            4:45-5:45pm on-ice
5:45-6:15pm jump class off-ice       4:45-5pm group stroking
 
Fridays                                           Saturdays
4:15- 5pm off-ice,                          11:15-12 pm on-ice
5:15-6:15pm pm on-ice               1:15-2 pm on-ice
 
Int/Sr Competitive: $700 Jan 8-Mar 23
This program is for test and competitive figure skaters Int. (STARSkate levels 4-10, to Juvenile) and Sr. (Pre-Novice+). This program includes on-ice group lessons: stroking/edge (M/W/F/Sat.) and spins (T, Th). This program also features off-ice fitness, including yoga, ballet/stretch, jump class, hip-hop designated Int. and Sr. free skate sessions. Private lessons not included. No group classes: Feb. 17-19, March 2.
 
Monday-Thursday                        Friday
6-7:45am, 1:30-6:15pm                       6-7:45am, 1:30-7pm
 
Saturdays                                      Sundays
8am-12pm                                          9:30-11:30am
 

RGC Skaters Qualify for Provincial Championships


Congratulations to all of the skaters who qualified for the Provincial Championships in Lethbridge November 2-5. Skaters qualified based on achieving the required Technical Element Scores at competitions. The RGC Skating Club will be sending seven skaters to the Provincial Championships. Great Job!

Pre-Juvenile Ladies U11
Angelina Grant 
Hailey Diep
 
Pre-Novice Ladies U16
Julia Wright 
Caitlin Charles 
Paulina Grant 
Mackenzie Nieckar 
 
Novice Ladies U17
Willow Fedina 


Upcoming Competitions



Drop-In Dance Classes


We are offering dance drop-in classes for $10/class for the following classes for Juniors ages 6-18 years:

  • Mondays: Yoga - 4:15-5pm (6-9 yrs), 5:15-6:15pm (10+ yrs)

  • Tuesdays: Ballet - 3:50-4:35 pm (6-9 yrs), 5:15-6:15pm (10+ yrs)

  • Fridays: Hip-Hop with Josh Capulong - 5-6pm (9+ yrs)

We encourage athletes from other sports to join our classes. Classes will take place in the new Bowling Alley Studio. Please contact Katherine to register, skatingdirector.royalglenora@gmail.com


Power Skating Private Lessons Available


Learn to master edges, skills, power, and speed, for CanSkaters and STARSkaters, with a figure skating coach. Please contact Katherine to register, skatingdirector.royalglenora@gmail.com. We are still taking registrations for our STARSkate Programs: Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.
 


Contact


For any questions, comments, or concerns regarding news from Skating, please contact Katherine at skatingdirector.royalglenora@gmail.com.   

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