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Learn to Skate USA Instructor Workshop in Mentor

Posted by on Jul 17, 2017 in Coaching | Comments Off on Learn to Skate USA Instructor Workshop in Mentor

Learn to Skate USA offers ongoing education for all class assistants, instructors and directors covering the Learn to Skate USA curriculum, teaching techniques, testing standards, class organization, safety/liability, parent education, special events, customer service and available resources. Learn to Skate USA will be offering the Art of Teaching workshop in Mentor on Sunday, October 1 from 1:00-6:0pm. This workshop is designed for instructors with two or more years of group teaching experience and skating directors. The workshop is 5 hours in length, covers advanced roles as an instructor,...

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Apply now for USFS Community Development Grants

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Grants | Comments Off on Apply now for USFS Community Development Grants

U.S. Figure Skating is awarding six Community Development Grants for the 2017-18 membership year. These grants will provide money to selected U.S. Figure Skating member clubs, Learn to Skate USA programs and U.S. Ice Rinks Association member facilities for the purpose of developing community-based programs/events to attract, involve and inspire new generations of skaters. Six $2,000 grants will be allocated to the clubs, programs or facilities that most effectively demonstrate how they will use the grant to develop these initiatives. To apply for the grants, email a concise plan to U.S....

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Grassroots to Champions Seminar is coming to Shaker FSC

Posted by on Mar 21, 2017 in Training Camps | Comments Off on Grassroots to Champions Seminar is coming to Shaker FSC

The Grassroots to Champions Seminar will be held on Monday June 19, 2017. Registration is 7:30-8:00am. The seminar begins at 8:00 am and concludes at 3:45 pm for skaters. Day 1 concludes with a Parent chat at 4:00-4:30pm. $100 per skater Register early. Space is Limited to the first 60 skaters Individual coach fee is $50 (coaches who enlist 4 skaters may attend FREE!) Lunch and snacks are included. Register at http://comp.entryeeze.com/Home.aspx?cid=554 Private Lessons On Tuesday, June 20, private lessons with G2C staff (Tom Zakrajsek, Audrey Weisiger, Tommy Sternberg) will be available by...

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USFS Program Components Camp is coming to Strongsville

Posted by on Jan 11, 2017 in Training Camps | Comments Off on USFS Program Components Camp is coming to Strongsville

2017 U.S. Figure Skating Program Components Camp April 21-23, 2017 Strongsville, Ohio This is a fun 2 ½ day training camp that is aimed at singles athletes currently competing at, or working towards, the Regional Championships at the Juvenile level or higher. Athletes will be divided into teams of 20 skaters, by level, age and gender. The classes are focused on helping skaters learn fun ways to develop their skills in the program components area. USFS has not released the faculty, however, faculty in the past included: Tanith White, Ben Agosto, Yevgeny Martynov, Gig Siruno, Josh Babb, Adam...

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Registration for USFS Program Components Camp Now Open

Posted by on Dec 2, 2016 in Training Camps | Comments Off on Registration for USFS Program Components Camp Now Open

Registration is now open for the 2017 U.S. Figure Skating Program Components Camp, April 21-23, 2017, in Strongsville, Ohio. This is a fun 2 ½ day training camp that is aimed at singles athletes currently competing at, or working towards, the Regional Championships at the Juvenile level or higher. Athletes will be divided into teams of 20 skaters, by level, age and gender. The classes are focused on helping skaters learn fun ways to develop their skills in the program components area. The camp will also feature a 3-day Coaches IJS Educational Forum, a Parents’ Education Track and a...

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