Practice Makes Perfect! Whether the recreational or competitive skater, whether participating in ISI and / or USFS competitions, we welcome all freestyle level skaters to practice their skills during our freestyle sessions. All sessions are general sessions, allowing for practice of all disciplines of figure skating.
Our instructors and staff value parental involvement and encourage parents to partner with our team to give your child the most rewarding and FUN learning experience possible.
WHAT IS FREESTYLE?
The Lou & Gib Reese Ice Arena offers specialized practice sessions for figure skaters called freestyle sessions. These sessions are limited to 25 skaters on a first-come, first served basis. These sessions are open to those skaters who have passed the ISI Alpha test or higher, or are having a private lesson.
RULES FOR SKATING SESSIONS
Skaters may not skate or behave in any manner that might endanger themselves or any other person.Headphones are not allowed on the ice. Skaters are allowed to play their music one time per 15 minutes. Instructors have first priority to use the music system for skaters in a lesson. Backward Arabesques or Spirals may not be practiced or performed unless a spotter is used. Skaters are to fill their own holes made by toe picks.
WHEN ARE FREESTYLE SESSIONS OFFERED? Summer is Sizzling in Newark ~ NEW this year!!!!
Fundamentals in Figure Skating ~ Summer Freestyle Classes
August 7, 14, 21, & 28, 2012 Time: 5:00pm~6:00pm
New this year ~ For the the Month of August
All you can skate Freestyle session pass $275. (An $832.00 value; 52 hours of ice time @$16.00 per hour)
*** Times and Days are subject to change during Holidays and School out days*** Additional sessions may be scheduled. Check our website calendar for the most up-to-date information.
WHAT IS THE COST?
15 Minute Session: $4.00 (skaters can begin their session at any time during the scheduled session) 15 Session Punch Card (15 - 15 Minute Sessions): $55.00 30 Session Punch Card (30 - 15 Minute Sessions): $100.00
CHECK IN PROCEDURE
All skaters must sign in and pay at the Pro-Shop prior to taking the ice. All skaters must present their punch card or daily receipt to receive their admission sticker. Admission stickers must be visible while on the ice. All skaters must have a signed waiver on file at the pro shop.