Adult Learn to Speed Skate

New this year, YKSSC is offering a Learn to Speed Skate class for adults who can already skate but looking to focus on learning the specific techniques of speed skating.

Coach: Sean MacGillivray

Cost:  $149 (1 hour / week)

Ice Times:   Sunday 5:00 – 6:00 PM

Equipment Required:

  • speed skates
  • Helmet, CSA-approved or ASTM F 1849 certified (no bicycle helmets)
  • Knee pads (not hard style)
  • Shin pads
  • Bib-style neck guard
  • Leather/cut-resistant gloves
  • Shatter-resistant non-tinted safety glasses with safety straps (prescription eyeglasses do not require additional safety glasses but do require a safety strap)
  • Cut-resistant ankle protection
  • Skin suit – recommended or appropriate athletic clothing
  • Cut-resistant under suit or skin suit – recommended

The YKSSC has  rental skates in limited adult sizes for those that do not have their own.

Our Skate Rental Coordinator will be available at assigned times for you to try on skates and sign up for a rental pair.  A rental fee of $125 is charged for use of the skates throughout the skating season.  Please see the Club’s Skate Rental Policy for more information.