A Quick Look at our Programs
PHFSC is proud to offer the Skate Canada national Learn to Skate – CANSKATE program for our youngest skaters, INTRO to STARSKATE for our skaters ready to move up and our STARSKATE programs for our older, more advanced skaters. We are happy to have CAMECO COPORATION once again as a sponsor of our CANSKATE program. Their continued support allows PHFSC to offer this program at an affordable rate for all of our local families.
PreCanSkate and Canskate
PreCanSkate is for children who have no skating ability and are 3 years of age or older. CanSkate is for children with some skating ability. Both programs focus on the development of three fundamental movements organized in six stages of learning.Register Here for PreCanSkate
CanSkate is Canada’s only national learn-to-skate program, designed for beginners of all ages. It was developed by experts to teach the fundamentals of skating in a progressive and sequential manner.Register Here for CanSkate
Intro to StarSkate
STAR stands for Skills, Tests, Achievements, and Recognition.
The STARSkate program offers opportunities for skaters to develop their figure skating skills through testing and competing.
The Skate Canada STARSkate Program is often the next step after CanSkate for the skater who is interested in continuing to improve their skating ability.
StarSkate offers skaters the opportunity to develop fundamental figure skating skills in the areas of ice dance, skating skills, free skate and interpretive skating. Unique in Canada, this program teaches figure skills in a group and or/private lesson format in a progressive and sequential manner.Register Here for StarSkate – JuniorRegister Here for StarSkate – Senior
Heather skated for 16 years and has been coaching for 12 years. She is Primary STARSKATE certified and holds here Bronze CEP status. Heather teaches all ages and levels from pre-CANSKATE to STARSKATE.
Beth has 28 years of coaching in all disciplines of skating. She is level 3 certified and has had skaters compete at Sectional, Eastern Challenge and Ontario Championships.
Celina has 15 years of skating experience with 9 years coaching experience. She has completed the novice competitive free skate test and gold test levels in freeskate, dance, skills, intreptreive and couples intrepretive.
Alyssa has 7 years of coaching experience. She is certified Regional Coach and has completed her NCCP: Special Olympics Competition Course. Alyssa has completed her Gold Dances, Gold Skating Skills, Silver Interpretive, and Junior Bronze Freeskate.
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