Learn to Skate Camps

Day & Time

  • Saturdays
    • 9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. 
      • Academy Camp open for skaters level Basic 6-Free skate 6 or Jumps 1-3. Focus on jumps, spins and edges. 
    • 10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
      • Learn to Skate Camp open to skaters of all Learn to Skate levels 

Upcoming Dates

  • December 5
  • December 12
  • December 19

Registration for all December Camps will open on Wednesday, November 18th at 5:00 p.m.

Camp Length: 75 minutes

  • 15 minutes - Off-ice training
  • 5 minutes - On-Ice Intro (Safety & Equipment Check, Station Set-up)
  • 45 minutes - On-Ice Class
  • 10 minutes - Supervised Practice

Note: Groups will be divided by level / age

Cost

  • $32 per camp

Age & Level: Camps are open to ages 6 & up

  • Skaters must be able to properly fall down, stand up, march, and glide on their own to participate in a camp
  • If you are not able to confidently complete the above skills, we recommend starting with a private lesson. To schedule a private lesson, please contact Skating Manager, Kelly Desjardins
  • Please note: Staff cannot have physical contact with skaters due to COVID restrictions, so it is imperative that skaters can stand up on their own. Groups will be divided by skill level and age
  • If your skater is below age 6, able to meet the above requirements, and would like to sign up, please contact Skating Manager, Kelly Desjardins

Instructors

Kelly Desjardins - Skating Manager, Lakewood ICE

With over 23 years on the ice, 12 years directing and coaching in Tulsa, Oklahoma and new member to The Rinks family in Southern California, my passion is sharing the love of the sport to all ages and levels both on and off the ice."

Shari Jude

Shari is the Skating School Lead at Yorba Linda ICE. Shari is a USFS Double Gold Medalist. Shari has over 30 years coaching experience with all levels of skaters.

Alex Chang

Alex is a USFS National Technical Specialist, PSA Master-Rated, an Olympic-Level Choreographer and has loved every minute of coaching for the past 20 years. Alex also serves as PSA President and member to five USFS committees

If you would like to receive information on our learn to skate class program once we are able to restart classes, please join our LEARN TO SKATE INTEREST LIST

More Information

For more information, contact:

Lakewood ICE Program Office
562.429.1805 ext. 6233
lwprogramoffice@therinks.com

Lakewood ICE Skating Manager – Kelly Desjardins
kdesjardins@therinks.com

The Rinks Figure Skating Director – Alex Chang
achang@therinks.com