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Registration is now open for Spring CANSkate!

We are excited to announce that registration is now open for Spring CANSkate.

As a result of recent COVID-19 restrictions, at this time we are unable to offer:

  • PreCANSkate
  • Parent & Tot CANSkate
  • Adult CANSkate

Further COVID-19 restrictions now in place include:

  • Skaters must be 5 years of age or older to register.

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Figure Skating Resumes

We will be resuming our figure skating programs on February 22, 2021. This includes our programs for:

  • STARSkate
  • PreSTAR
  • Adult Learn to Figure Skate

Covid restrictions now in place include:

  • no parents are permitted in the building unless they are briefly tying their child’s skates.

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FIGURE 8 SKATING CLUB FUNDRAISER

We want your bottles! Use @SkipTheDepot to start donating your bottles directly to us! You won’t even have to leave the house. Download the app and select Figure 8 Skating Club, book a pickup, place your bags and donate your refund directly to Figure 8 Skating Club.

Once you select Figure 8 Skating club,

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Skating Paused

Skating continues to be paused due to the restrictions put in place by the Province. As soon has we have any new information, we will provide an update.

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Figure Skating Resumes

Based on further clarification from the Province and Skate Canada, the City of Edmonton has reinstated our ice time at Kenilworth Arena from December 5-19, 2020. This applies only to our figure skating programs. 

The following restrictions are now in place for our programs:

  • only 10 people permitted on the ice including coaches
  • 2 meter physical distancing must be maintained at all times
  • individual instruction only
  • dressing rooms closed
  • skaters encouraged to arrive with skates on (if deemed safe due to snow and ice) but are permitted to put on skates on in the stands,

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Program Time Changes

We have been informed by Skate Canada, based on further clarification from AHS, that we are now only permitted to have 10 people on the ice at any given time, including coaches. This is effective immediately, for the duration of the period of restriction, ending on November 27th.

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Group Progams Paused for 2 weeks

Based on the announcement from Alberta Health Services, and further clarification from the City of Edmonton and Skate Canada, we are not able to offer group programming for the two week period from November 13 – 27. This means that we have had to suspend the following programs during this time:

  • CANSkate
  • Parent &

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Registration now open for all 2021 Winter programs!

Registration is now open for our Winter 2021 group programs, including Parent & Tot CANSkate, CANSkate and Adult/Teen CANSkate.

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

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NEW PROGRAM! ADULT Learn To Figure Skate

Adult Learn to Figure Skate Program

We are excited to announce that we are offering an Adult Learn to Figure Skate Program Wednesdays 5:00 PM to 7:15 PM and Saturdays 1:45 PM to 4:00 PM. Please contact our Skating Director for more information info@figure8skating.ca

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New Program! Parent & Tot CANSkate – Fall 2020 Registration is now available!

Parent & Tot CANSkate is a learn-to-skate program designed to allow a family member to assist the development of young skaters. Skaters will receive hands-on assistance on the ice from a family member who they know, trust and is in their cohort. This program is open to beginner skaters and will introduce skaters to the basics of skating through action songs,

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