Figure Skating

Perhaps the most graceful, yet athletic sport, Figure Skating is a beautiful blend of performing some of the most powerful feats and making it look effortless.

FreestyleIntense IceOff Ice Conditioning

Freestyle

Need to work on your jumps and spins or run through your program? SkateQuest offers freestyle sessions most every day!

Freestyle sessions are reserved for skaters Free Skate 1 and above unless otherwise noted. Sessions vary in length from 40-50 minutes – see schedule for details.

Skaters utilizing freestyle sessions outside of their lesson time must be able to practice on their own. Parents are strictly prohibited from coaching their children during freestyle sessions. Sessions must be paid for prior to skating.

Cost: $13 per session/$11 per session with Member Discount Card

Intense Ice

Need to maximize your training without breaking the bank? The monthly Intense Ice Program is the solution for you! The Intense Ice program allows elite skaters unlimited monthly ice time during our freestyle sessions. All off ice classes with SkateQuest’s premiere team of instructors included!

At $430 per month, skaters who utilize at least 40 freestyle sessions or combination of freestyle sessions and off ice classes each month will immediately see the value in enrolling in the Intense Ice program. That’s just 10 sessions per week!

Cost: $430 per month*

*Subject to change: loss of time time due to holidays, tournaments, etc are taken into account in the monthly fee

Off Ice Conditioning

Monday

Plyometric Pilates with Dori Markakos

6:00-6:45pm

Descriptions:

Plyrometric Pliates blends traditional  Pilates, ballet and barre workouts while adding a challenging athletic component of strength, speed and power.  The class will be choreographed each week with a specific focus on these core foundations to help train the athletes.  The underlying principles of Pilates will be orchestrated throughout the class as to emphasize the training of the muscles from the inside-out and to increase their strength, core control, flexibility, stamina, and body awareness in a fun yet challenging environment.

Workout clothes and sneakers required.

Tuesday

Conditioning with Megan Noss

5:40-6:25pm

Descriptions:

Megan’s off-ice class offers a variety of exercises and drills to improve strength, flexibility, balance, and cardiovascular endurance of skaters both on and off the ice while helping to prevent injury.  Her classes include rhythmic plyometric jumping and off-ice rotations.  This class is also focused on core strengthening using balance and medicine balls, and incorporating Pilates based exercises.  This off-ice raining can enhance skating skills and help skaters handle the strength exercises.  This off-ice training can enhance skating skills and help skaters handle the strength demands of jumping, spinning, and doing longer programs.

 

Wednesday

Ballet with Marianna Rozanova

5:40-6:25pm

Descriptions:

Grace, strength, agility, musicality-Ballet combines all the skills required of the elite figure skater.  The Ballet classes are ideal for the skater looking to perfect their form.

 

Thursday

Sport-Conditioning with Margie Weiss

5:30-6:15pm

Descriptions:

Off Ice conditioning includes functional strength, flexibility and cardio drills that help skaters with their on-ice skills.  Prevention of overuse injuries and identification of liabilities are additional benefits for the “fit” athlete.  Taught by Margie Weiss, who has trained 2 generations of Olympic athletes, this class helps all levels of athletes, all sports.

 

Friday

Off-Ice with Roman Skornyakov

6:00-6:45pm

Descriptions:

Roman teaches a varying class- examples include Jump Class, Stretch, and Conditioning.  Come prepared for anything! Sneakers, jump rope, and water required.

 

Important Information:

Classes are held in the Annex located in the west parking lot.

Class Schedule is subject to change without notice.  Fee is $13/class ($11 with member card)

Questions, comments, concerns? Please contact Shelley McArthur or 703-709-1010 x1105.