FRANKLIN BLADES SKATING SCHOOL
NORFOLK BLADES SKATING SCHOOL
|BEGINNER - FREESTYLE - Learn to Skate|
|Learn sound skating basics. Children are divided by
age & ability.
Badges can be earned and purchased at testing time.
25 min. lesson/25 min. practice.
|Ages: 4 years and older|
* Proper fitting single blade skates
* Helmet for children 7 and under
* All skaters must wear gloves/mittens
* Class size: No more than twelve skaters per class.
|ADVANCED FREESTYLE - FS Levels|
|Smaller classes for those working on the Freestyle Badges. Learn basics of jumping and spinning. May earn badges and work for a solo program if desired. Moves in the field also taught.|
|Ages: No Limit|
|Requirements: Passed Basic 5 and have recommendation of the director.|
|HOCKEY - Learn to Skate|
|Basic skating skills for the hockey player. ISI Hockey Basics program.|
|When possible adults are grouped separately and have their OWN practice ice. Badges may be earned, if skaters wish to be tested. Some adults choose to do cometitive skating.|
|Variety of skating activities, coaches and fun events. Ice Exhibition for the public at the end of the week.|
|All levels are accommodated.|
|Strong power skating drills to develop endurance and good edge quality.|
|Requirements: Basic 4 level or Hockey LTS level 1|
|ICE DANCING - Interpretive|
|An introduction to the Preliminary, Pre-Bronze and Bronze Dances. An opportunity to learn interpretation of different kinds of music.|
|Advanced skaters: Ice purchased by the hour and is limited to 24 skaters.
Private lessons may be TAKEN on this ice.
|* Introduction to Synchronized - Learn line, circle, and block
TOE-PICKS BEGINNER TEAM - Learn synchronized basics. Compete locally and away.
|* PIXIES - Synchronized Team - YOUTH Compete locally and away.|
|* BLADES - Advanced Synchronized Team - Advanced skaters perform intricate
moves to a variety of music.
Compete locally and away - NY, Bay State Games, Chicago, etc.
|* All teams perform at Showtime.|
|CULTURAL EXCHANGE - ENGLAND|
|Our sister team exchanges with us every other year.
For those who like to travel and skate, form new friendships, this is for you.
For info call: Dorothy M. Cunningham 508-528-9263