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Learn to Speedskate Program Info

The Roseville Learn to Speedskate (Novice) Program is a non-profit, entry-level speed skating program offered through the Roseville Parks and Recreation Department. The program is open to all metro-area skaters ages 6 through adult, who would like an introduction to the sport of speed skating. Speed skates are available for rent.

The main goal for the program is to learn proper skating techniques so they learn a skill to enjoy throughout their life, and most importantly, have fun doing so.

Participants must be able to skate independently.

Registration for 2020-2021 Season NOT open. Check back end of September for specific registration opening date. 

WINTER SESSION (Nov - Feb)

Both youth (ages 6+) and adults are invited to join this introductory program and learn the basics of speedskating. Experienced speedskating coaches from Midway Speedskating and Greater MN Speedskating Association used. Register by November 8; late registrations accepted, if space is available. 

NEW! - 3 Session Options Available. Participate for the FULL season OR only participate in the first or second half of the season.

FULL SEASON- NOV 17 - FEB 18 (No class 11/26, 12/24, 12/29, 12/31) - Parent/skater meeting Nov 17 in Fireside room.

1st HALF- NOV 17 - DEC 22 (No class on 11/26) - Parent/skater meeting Nov 17 in Fireside room.

2nd HALF- Jan 12 - FEB 18 -  Parent/skater meeting Jan 7 in Fireside room. 

FULL SESSION PRICES

Roseville-Residents = $109

Regular (Non-res) = $119

Click here if you require speedskate rentals (additional $50). 

1/2 SESSION PRICES

Roseville- Resident= $55.00 

Regular (Non-Resident)= $60.00 

Click here if you require speedskate rentals (additional $30). 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE. 

2020-2021 Winter Learn to Speedskate

Program # Day/Dates Time No Class
9100.976- FULL Tu & Th, Nov 17 - Feb 18 5:30 - 6:30 pm Nov 26, Dec 24, 29, 31
9100.977- 1st HALF Tu & Th, Nov 17- Dec 22 5:30 - 6:30 pm Nov 26; Parent Mtg- Nov 17
9100.978- 2nd HALF Tu & Th, Jan 12 - Feb 18 5:30 - 6:30 pm Parent Mtg- Jan 7

PREP FOR SPEEDSKATING: LEARN TO SKATE PROGRAM

The Roseville Skate School is the perfect place to learn the basics. Speed skating is all about edges and being comfortable on ice blades. Learn to Skate classes teach important basics and allow your skater to gain confidence. Tell your coach that you are interested in speed skating and they can cover the basics that all skaters need to know.

Click here to enroll in Skate School