Experience the fun of short track speed skating while learning the basics through four 50-minute weekly sessions.

Upcoming Learn to Speed Skate Sessions:

2022-23  INTRODUCTION TO SPEED SKATING SESSSION Now open for registration

  • 4 week session on Mondays or Wednesdays from 7:15pm - 8:05pm
  • Enjoy your 4 lessons and then have the opportunity to register for the remainder of the season at a pro-rated rate.
  • Registration: $100, rental speed skates included

Our coaches will guide the skaters through all they need to know so that they can experience the fun of short track speed skating.  At the completion of your Learn to Speed Skate sessions, your coach will recommend the best Milton Speed Skating Club group for you to join, should you choose to continue in the fall.

Available for:  Ages 5 to 95 years old with basic skating ability (able to skate one rink lap in about 35 seconds) 


2022-2023 Sessions:

  • Session 1a - Mondays Sept 26, Oct 3, 17 & 24  (no skating Oct 10 - Thanksgiving)
  • Session 1b - Wednesdays Sept 28, Oct  5, 12 & 19
  • Session 2a - Mondays Nov 7, 14, 21, 28
  • Session 2b - Wednesdays Nov 9, 16, 23, 30
  • Session 3a - Mondays  Jan 16, 23, 30 & Feb 6 
  • Session 3b - Wednesdays Jan 18, 25, Feb 1, 8 

After you register, please plan to come the week prior to your start date to get outfitted with your Speed Skates and ensure you have all the required equipment as listed below. (for example If you select Session 1b - your start date is Sept 28 ... so plan on coming Sept 21 to get setup) . That way on your first day you will be ready to hit the ice right away! 


Equipment Requirements

  • Speed skates (rental included in Learn to Speed Skate registration fee)
  • Kevlar ankle guards (rental included in Learn to Speed Skate registration fee)
  • Helmet  (hockey, snowboard/ski, and skateboarding helmets are acceptable; Bike helmets not permitted)
  • Gloves (ideally cut-resistant leather gloves; thick snow gloves acceptable)
  • Knee protection (ie. volleyball knee pads)
  • Recommended - Neck protection (kevlar hockey bib)
  • Recommended - Shin guards (soccer shin guards)

We do have a limited amount of equipment available for loan; Please ask if you are having difficulty with any pieces of equipment.


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