Learn to Skate

at Village Sports, 2830 Baird Rd, Fairport, NY 14450

     Learn to skate teaches the first stages of skills to form a strong foundation for your skater to explore the world of skating including figure skating, hockey, speed skating and more.   Skaters will progress at their own pace working toward mastering each skill before moving on to the next level. 

Each class has a 25 minute lesson and 25 minutes of practice time to work on what you have learned.

Our classes are held at Village Sports, 2830 Baird Rd, Fairport, NY 14450 on Sundays.


Jump, Spin & Spiral Class

This fun class is for beginner through advanced skaters to learn, improve and master their jumps, spins and spirals.  Students will learn how to center a spin and increase rotation speed.  They will also learn proper preparation, take-off and landings for jumps. 


This class is open to skaters ages 5-18.

You must bring your own figure skates

Bridge Program

Building block methodology is used working on beginner skills, more advanced turns, jumps, and spins.  Skaters are grouped in small numbers by ability.  Perfect class for extra practice, introduction into the skating club, and a chance to make new friends while learning together and performing together in both club’s ice shows.  Visit our Bridge Program page for more information.  (Payment goes directly to Judy Ferris-Brunett)

You must have your own figure skates.


ATTENTION COACHES:  Any coach interested in utilizing the Bridge Session ice MUST contact Judy prior to stepping on the ice.

Adult Only Figure Skating

Interested in advancing your skating skills while meeting new people and having fun?  Then come join is at the Genesee Figure Skating Club at RIT for the Adult Only Figure Skating Session.  The session is open to all levels of skaters who are 16 years old and above interested in advancing their skating skills. The session cost includes 1.5 hours of ice time each week in addition to a 15-minute group lesson with a qualified instructor.  Visit our Adult Skating page for more information.  (Payment goes directly to Vincent S. Van Vliet)

You must have your own figure skates

ATTENTION COACHES:  Any coach interested in utilizing the Adult Session ice MUST contact Vincent prior to stepping on the ice.

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