Adults who have never skated as well as adults who learned to skate as children are all welcome in our Learn To Skate classes, which offer a structured program tailored especially to meet the needs of adult skaters. Adult skating offers an enjoyable way of staying fit and healthy, and there are also many opportunities for adults to compete at the local or national level. Click here to view U.S. Figure Skating's adult skating brochure.
Click here to view the U.S. Figure Skating Adult Basic Skills Curriculum.
As skaters master the basic elements of the sport of figure skating, those who wish to progress further in the sport may elect to become a full member of the ICEFSC and pursue private lessons. A variety of membership options are available, including a one time, special, reduced rate, introductory membership available to skaters who have held only Super Skaters/Basic Skills/Learn To Skate level memberships, before becoming a full ICEFSC member. The ICEFSC membership year runs from July 1st to June 30th.
Once skaters have mastered basic skills, they generally choose one or more discipline within figure skating on which to focus, such as:
Full membership in ICEFSC includes:
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Learn to Skate Spring classes will begin April 9th, 2017. It is a 9 week session. The first three Monday classes will be at 5:00pm, the remainder at 5:30. Saturday classes at 9:00am, however, the first week only, class will be on Sunday because of a scheduling conflict. Classes will follow US Figure Skating's Learn To Skate USA cirriculum and will be run by and taught by ICEFSC club coaches. Each class will be 25 minutes of structured instruction, followed by 25 minutes of supervised free/practice time. All levels from beginners (Snowplow Sam) through Free Skate will be offered. Skaters will be tested on levels, and earn badges as they progress. Please visit www.learntoskateusa.com for more information
Skaters interested in competing can speak to the director for details. There are 17 Basic Skills competitions throughout the year in Michigan, including Iceland's on May 7th, 2017. Competitors accumulate points and can win series medals.
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Membership in ICEFSC’s Learn To Figure Skate and Super Skaters Program includes the following: