Speed Skate 2

Speed Skate 2 (SS2) is for kids approximately 7-12 years.  Coaches emphasize positioning, crossovers, balance and agility.

Coach: Shane Clark

Cost for the year: $445.19

Regular Ice Times (2 hours/week): Ed Jeske Arena

Thursdays   6:30 – 7:30 pm
Sundays     12:30 – 1:30 pm

Equipment Required:

  • Speed Skates – can be rented (see note below)
  • 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/mitts
  • Shatter-resistant non-tinted safety glasses with safety straps (prescription eyeglasses do not require additional safety glasses but do require a safety strap)*
  • Appropriate athletic clothing
  • Cut-resistant ankle protection
  • Speed skates – recommended

YKSSC has rental skates in a variety of sizes for those skaters 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.

*Safety glasses can be purchased at Overlander Sports in Yellowknife.