Learn to Skate at the Frank Ritter Ice Arena
Frank Ritter Ice Arena is temporarily closed for any on ice activities. For any questions related to future rentals or programming, please contact:
Margo Clements Carl Palmeri
Program Assistant Assistant Director, Events & Operations
Frank Ritter Ice Arena Gene Polisseni Center & Frank Ritter Ice Arena
(585) 475-5126 (585) 475-2325
Learn to Skate Program
The Learn-to-Skate program at RIT was developed by the United States Figure Skating Association (USFSA). Learn to Skate USA is the only program in the country to be endorsed by U.S. Figure Skating, USA Hockey, US Speed Skating, the Special Olympics and the Professional Skater’s Association. Each session offers a weekly 20 minute lesson with over an hour of additional practice time. Lessons are offered on private ice for Learn-to-Skate students and their families. The program is specialized for ages 3-5 in the Snowplow Sam group, older skaters ages 6-adult in levels 1-8 and Freestyle levels 1-6. Learn-to-Skate participants will receive a US Figure Skating Achievement Certificate and level badge if achieved.
Session fee: $80.00 / six week session
Each session includes:
*Personalized 20 minute group lesson
*Over an hour of practice time
*Admission to the rink
Free rental skates the first day of class! After that, skate rental is $3.00 per pair.
Make-up classes are available within the offered lesson schedule.
Lessons are also offered during the summer!
Learn-to-Skate Lesson Dates: TBD
** All sessions and dates are subject to change depending on ice availability **
***A 10% discount is available for RIT Faculty/Staff/Alumni***
****Registration deadline is the Tuesday before each session begins****
For more information about Learn-To-Skate, call 585-475-2222.
Click HERE to Register!