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Learn to Skate 2020


USFS Registration

All skaters and participants are required to pay the $16.00 mandatory US Figure Skating Fee annually. Valid July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021.

Learn to Skate Updated Policies

The Ice Den Scottsdale is committed to offering our nationally recognized Learn to Skate program.  Adjustments to program policies and requirements have been made to ensure a safe environment for all skaters and coaches. Any previous policies have been replaced through the end of 2020.

Until Further Notice:

  • Registration MUST be completed online.  No paper forms accepted at this time.
  • Class capacity will be limited to a maximum of 40 skaters on the ice.
  • All classes (Level A, B & C) will be 45 minutes in length.
  • Registration will be available by session only.  No multi-session discounts will be offered.
  • Register early to secure your spot and save with Early Registration pricing.
  • Additional class and sibling discounts are not offered.
  • Gloves are required and masks must be worn by skaters and spectators off ice at all times.
  • Instruction at all times. No free time.
  • Due to current capacity restrictions and ice schedule changes, make-up class skating passes will not be offered at this time. 

Rink Closure Refund Process:

In order to be strategic and intentional as we manage the thousands of Ice Den community members affected by the closure, a Refund Request Process has been implemented. 

Additional rink guidelines are noted below:


Level A Classes & Times

Level A / Pre-Hockey / Parent & Pups / Adult-Teen

  • Snowplow Sam 1, 2, 3 (ages 4-5)
  • Basic 1, 2, 3 (ages 6 and up)
  • Pre-Hockey 1, 2, 3 (ages 4 and up. All skaters must be able to skate across the ice unattended in hockey skates)
  • Adult/Teen (ages 13 and up)
  • Parent & Pups: 2.5  - 5 years with an adult
DAY TIME
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Thursday 4:45 pm - 5:30 pm
Thursday 5:45 pm - 6:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 9:45 am (No PH3)
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:45 am

FALL/WINTER LTS SESSION #1 REGISTRATION FEES

Session #1:
Tuesday, August 11 - Saturday, September 19, 2020
*Register before August 9 for early registration

Level A/P&P
Early Registration = $120
Regular Registration = $132

Level B/C
Early Registration = $120
Regular Registration = $132

*Spots are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration will close when capacity is reached.

Level B Classes & Times

Level B Times:

  • Basic 4A – Pre-Free Skate
DAY TIME
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm* Basic 4A - Pre-Freeskate A & B
Saturday 9:00 am - 9:45 am* Basic 4A - Basic 6

*All Level B&C classes will be 45 minutes.


Level C Classes & Times

  • Free Skate 1 – Preliminary
  • Double Jump/IJS Class* 
    *Prerequisite: Must be able to land a consistent Axel .
DAY TIME
Thursday 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm*
Saturday 10:00 am - 10:45 am*

*All Level B&C classes will be 45 minutes.


Ice Cafe

  • For skaters all levels, 18 years +
  • 90 minute class
  • 20 minute group lesson held 3o minutes into class
  • Small Chilly Bean Cafe beverage

Ice Cafe

DAY TIME
Tuesday 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Safety Requirements & Guidelines

  • All skaters/spectators must wear a mask/face covering at all times off-ice in the facility including locker rooms.  Masks can be worn on the ice but it is not mandatory. Complimentary disposable masks are available if needed.
  • Gloves are required and must be worn on the ice.
  • Skaters/spectators who are currently sick, recently sick, symptomatic or high-risk/vulnerable to illness: DO NOT come to the rink.
  • Maximum 40 skaters on the ice.
  • Social distancing encouraged at all times in the building, including locker room and ice.
  • Do not bring valuables into the building. The Ice Dens are not responsible for lost or stolen items.
  • Skaters are encouraged to bring own tissues and personal sanitized wipes/sanitizer.
  • Follow all posted signs and guidelines.
  • Limit time spent in the facility that is outside of scheduled ice slot. Arrive no sooner than 15 minutes prior to your scheduled session and leave promptly at its conclusion.
  • Enter the rink through the properly designated doors at main building entrance.
  • Participation by online registration in advance only.
  • One (1) spectator permitted per skater.  No siblings please.

ICE DEN SCOTTSDALE REFUND REQUEST PROCESS

In order to be strategic and intentional as we manage the thousands of Ice Den community members affected by the closure, a refund request process has been implemented. 

Please be advised that requests for credits/refunds made through e-mail, social media, by phone or any other method of communication will not be honored.

LEARN TO SKATE SESSION #5
2/18/20-3/28/20
The two classes that were cancelled due to the facility closure can be credited* to an upcoming 2020 Learn to Skate session.

Any classes missed prior to the facility closure will be compensated per the standard Make-Up policy with a pair (2) of public skating passes.

LEARN TO SKATE SESSION #6
3/31/20-5/9/20
Learn to Skate #6 registered program participants have the option to redirect registration fee* to an upcoming 2020 Learn to Skate session or request a refund.

*Sibling, multi-session and multi-class applied discounts will impact credit amounts.

BASIC SKILLS COMPETITION
Due to the extended closure and temporary hiatus of Learn to Skate classes, we are unable to host the Basic Skill Teams Competition this year. Registered participants can apply for a refund, LTS credit or Skater Ice credit.

ANNUAL ICE SHOW
For the first time in Ice Den history, the annual Ice Show will not be held. It was a heartbreaking realization to accept but we are confident that the show will return bigger and better in 2021.
 
Registered participants can apply for a refund, LTS credit or Skater Ice credit.