Hockey & Skating - Winter 2015

Facilities Coordinator: Jessica Barsky
Coaches: Laurie Reade, Sarah Low Ying, Debbie Synkiw, Tenniele Sigfusson & Rosalyn Graboweski

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(Programs are for members only. Non-members please contact Janet Thorpe for membership information)

WWC SKATING PROGRAMS
PARENT & TOT LEARN TO SKATE
This program is designed for young skaters not ready to skate
alone. Parents assist the child in the orientation to the ice surface
and the introduction of basic skating skills through fun
activities including toys, songs and games. Parents must have
a competent skating ability and be present on the ice to assist
their child for the class’ duration. Please, only one parent or
guardian per child. Parents must be wearing skates and a
helmet while participating on the ice.
When: Mondays 5:15-6:00 pm
Session: January 5th-March 16th, 2014
No Class on February 16th, 2014
Cost: $120 (10 classes)
When: Saturdays 9:45-10:30 am
Session: January 10th-March 21st, 2014
No Class on February 14th, 2014
Cost: $120 (10 classes)

LEARN TO SKATE “Future Skating Stars”
Learn to skate is designed for beginners of all ages. When you
sign-up for Learn to Skate you will be in a program that
focuses on fun, participation and basic skill development.
Lessons are given in a group format. Skaters are assessed the
first session and placed into their appropriate group. As skaters
progress they will move into the next level group. Coaches
make sessions active using teaching aids, music and a wide
variety of activities that create a fun environment and
promote learning. Skaters must wear proper skating attire
and a helmet is required.
When: Mondays 5:15-6:00 pm
Session: January 5th-March 16th, 2014
No Class on February 16th, 2014
Cost: $120 (10 classes)
When: Saturdays 9:45-10:30 am
Session: January 10th-March 21st, 2014
No Class on February 14th, 2014
Cost: $120 (10 classes)

INTRO TO FIGURE SKATING
Skaters will learn how to do basic jumps, spins and dances.
Prerequisite: Must be able to skate forwards and backwards
with ease.
When: Mondays 5:15-6:00 pm
Session: January 5th-March 16th, 2014
No Class on February 16th, 2014
Cost: $120 (10 classes)
When: Saturdays 9:45-10:30 am
Session: January 10th-March 21st, 2014
No Class on February 14th, 2014
Cost: $120 (10 classes)

POWER SKATING
To become a complete hockey player, skating is the name of the
game! Speed, balance, lateral movements, agility, quick turns,
backward skills, proper cross-cuts, explosive starts,
fast stops, and deeks will have you playing like a pro in no time.
Prerequisite: Participants must be 6 years old as of Dec 31, 2011.
Skaters must possess the ability to move about on the ice for the
entire session without assistance at a reasonable speed.
When: Mondays 5:15-6:00 pm
Session: January 5th-March 16th, 2014
No Class on February 16th, 2014
Cost: $120 (10 classes)

PRIVATE AND SEMI-PRIVATE LESSONS
Interested skaters should contact Jessica to check availability and
to arrange lessons. Group lessons can be organized when there
are 3 or more skaters at similar skill levels. Skaters must wear
proper skating attire and some skaters will be required to wear
a helmet.
Ice Times: Tuesdays 3:30-6:30 pm
Thursdays 3:30-6:15 pm
Saturdays 7:00-9:45 am

STARSKATE
Skaters have the opportunity to take Skate Canada Tests
through a nationally standardized testing system. Interested
skaters should contact Jessica to check availability and to
arrange lessons.
Please Note: Some times may vary.

*LESSON CANCELLATION POLICY
Must be cancelled 24 hours in advance or client will be charged
full session rate. Please phone if you have to cancel, exceptions
can be made.

PRIVATE SKATING INSTRUCTORS:
Laurie Reade
Available Tuesday, Thursdays and Saturdays
Debbie Synkiw
Available Tuesdays and Thursdays
Sarah Low-Ying
Available Tuesday, Thursdays and Saturdays

MEMBER HOCKEY
Member hockey is for adult members over the age of 18 who
want to play a great game of pick-up hockey.
When:
Mondays 8:00-9:30 pm
Thursdays 7:45-9:30 pm
Saturdays 3:00-4:45 pm
Sundays: 3:30-4:30 pm

Full equipment is required. No need to register in advance.
Just show-up ready to play!
Member hockey is offered four times a week: Monday, Thursday,
Saturday & Sunday. Please check Member Hockey times on our
skating schedule at www.winnipegwinterclub.com
Cost: FREE
NOTE: Due to special events dates subject to change.
Notices for member hockey are sent the day of, if you would like
a member hockey reminder please let Jessica know and you will
be added to the email list.

MEMBER HOCKEY SKILLS & DRILLS
When: Wednesdays
6:45-7:45 am
Cost: FREE
Skills and Drills…what is it??
Rejean Beauchemin puts our members through a variety of
functional hockey drills such as passing, puck handling, skating
and shooting. It is a great workout that is not only improving our
members skills but also their conditioning. Come on out in full
equipment for this free invigorating skate!

GENERAL SKATE
General skate times are set aside for the enjoyment of members.
Come on out and enjoy a spin around the ice with friends and
family. There are no sticks or pucks allowed on the ice during the
general skate times and children under the age of 7 must be
supervised by an adult. Helmets are strongly recommended for
children under the age of 10.
When: Saturdays 1:15-2:00 pm
Sundays 1:45-2:30 pm
Cost: FREE
*schedule is subject to change.
*Please check website for weekly ice updates.

GENERAL HOCKEY
General hockey times are set aside for the enjoyment of
members. Sticks and pucks are welcome. Helmets are
required for children 12 years of age and younger and
recommended for all. Children under the age of 7 must be
supervised by an adult.
When: Saturdays 2:00-2:45 pm
Sundays 2:30-3:15 pm
Cost: FREE
*schedule is subject to change.
*Please check website for weekly ice updates.
Please note: Members are welcome to come out and skate
any time there are no rentals or programs scheduled.

Links:

Skate Canada Manitoba

www.mbskates.ca

Skate Canada

www.skatecanada.ca