Winter Skating Season 2019-20

September 3, 2016

 LEARN TO SKATE PROGRAMS offered this fall

September 9, 2019 to March 12, 2020

PRE-CANSKATE

Sessions are ½ hour long twice a week. It is designed for skaters aged 3-5 years old teaching the young skater to stand up on skates and move about on the ice. The emphasis is on having fun and making that first skating experience a very positive one. It is mandatory for skaters to wear a CSA approved helmet on the ice. First time skaters generally start in Pre-Canskate then are moved up when they master the necessary skills.

Offered 2 days per week:  Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 to 4:00 pm sessions. Fee is $250 per year.

 

CANSKATE

This session is 45 minutes long twice a week September to March. It is Canada’s #1 learn to skate program. The program is designed for skaters age 5 years and over that are ready to receive instruction and begin learning the fundamentals of skating. Our Skate Canada Coach conducts all Canskate lessons in a group lesson format with assistance from PA’s (Program Assistants) Skaters in this program are tested continually and receive badges to mark their progress.  It is mandatory for skaters to wear a CSA approved helmet on the ice.

Offered 2 days per week:  Tuesday and Thursdays from 4:00 – 4:45 pm  Fee is $350 per year

 

JUNIOR ACADEMY

This program has one 45 minute and two 30 minute sessions a week.  Sessions are taught in a group format and skaters will be introduced to freeskate, dance and skills.  This level is a bridge between Canskate and StarSkate levels.  Skaters from this program may enter the STARskate Program once they complete level 6. The third day for junior academy skaters which includes some extra practice time with guidance from a certified program assistant as well as independent practice time.  Skating a third day accelerates the skaters learning and mastering of skills.

Offered:  Monday from 3:30-4:15 and Tuesday and Thursdays from 4:45 pm to 5:15 pm.. Fee is $ 350.00 per year. There is also a costume fee of $50 for the year end show.

 

 

STARSKATE PROGRAM

The STARskate Program is for skaters who want to learn freeskate, skills, dances, and stroking and be eligible to compete at various competitions and take tests to advance their levels. Lessons are provided by the Coach in a group, private or semi-private format.  These skaters will be billed separately by the Coach for the private lessons and semi private lesson. We are happy to announce the addition of an daily paid group lesson for all skaters included in registration.  Parents of STARskaters need to contact the Coach directly to discuss and book lessons.

 

Offered Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings, see detailed schedule for times. The annual Fee for 3 days per week is: $450. 2 days per week is $355. There is also a costume fee of $50 for the year end show.

 

ADULT SKATING PROGRAM

We are happy to offer our new Adult Skating program. Skaters must be able to skate forward and backward unassisted as well as get up on their own after a fall. A CSA approved helmet may be mandatory depending on skill level. This is for skaters who want to learn freeskate, skills, dances, and stroking skills of figure skating. It is also an option to be eligible to compete at various competitions and take tests to advance their levels. Lessons are provided by the Coach in a group, private or semi-private format.  These skaters will be billed separately by the Coach for the private lessons and semi private lesson. Skaters need to contact the Coach directly to discuss and book lessons.

 

Offered Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings, see detailed schedule for times. The annual Fee for     3 days per week is: $450.  2 days per week is $355. 10 day Flex pass is $150 plus Skate Canada Fee.

 

HOW TO REGISTER

 Registration will be available online through our website starting August 26, 2019. 

There will also be an opportunity to register in person on Sept 4 and 5th at the Sonora Centre from 2:30-7:00 pm. 

OR

September 12, 2017 from 5:30-7:30 pm during Participate Osoyoos at the Sonora Centre.  

If you have questions or want more information please email sunbowl.skating@gmail.com or call Elayne at 250-498-7402

For more information or check out our website at www.sunbowlskating.com

To go to registration link, click here or go to our club website and click on register now:

https://sunbowlskating.uplifterinc.com/

 

 

2019-2020 WINTER SCHEDULE

 

Monday

3:30-4:15     Junior Academy

3:30-5:15     Junior StarSkate

5:15 – 5:30 FLOOD

5:30–7:30 Intermediate/Senior/Adult

 

Tuesday

3:30-4:00     Pre-Canskate

4:00-4:45     CanSkate

4:45-5:15     Junior Academy

5:00–6:15    Junior Starskate

6:00–8:00    Intermediate/Senior/Adult

 

 

Thursday

3:30 – 4:00 PreCan

4:00 – 4:45 CanSkate

4:45 – 5:15   Junior Academy

5:00 – 6:15  Junior Starskate

6:15 – 6:30 FLOOD

6:30 – 8:00 Intermediate/Senior/Adult

 

The Schedule may change depending on registrations received. Programs start September 09, 2019 and end on March 12, 2020.