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I.S.I. Basic Skills Program classes at The Pond
 

The Ice Skating Institute is an international industry trade association encompassing all aspects of the ice skating industry. ISI was founded in 1959 as a nonprofit organization for owners, operators, and developers of ice skating facilities. For over 45 years, ISI has become the industry trade association for progressive ice skating facilities, managers, coaching professionals, suppliers and individual skaters.
 

Program Objectives:

  • Encourages participation in ice skating as a recreational sport.
  • Provides information for the development and construction of ice arenas.
  • Produces trade and educational publications and literature.
  • Holds an annual educational conference and trade show for arenas managers, skating directors, instructors and skating industry manufacturers, suppliers and retailers.
  • Provides ice skating programs for skaters of all ages and abilities.
  • Hosts four recreational skating competitions annually.
  • Organizes consumer shows in conjunction with its recreational skating events.
  • Tots: The ISI Tot testing program offers specialized instruction for three to five year-olds with the emphasis on fun.
  • Beginning Skaters: The ISI pre-Alpha test program introduces skaters to the wonderful world of ice skating. Emphasizing fun and safety, lessons quickly generate confidence as new skaters develop skills and make new friends.
  • Basic Skills: The ISI basic skills skating program guides new skaters through carefully graduated maneuvers, ensuring rapid progress over short time periods. Alpha, Beta, Gamma and Delta tests provide direction and build competency in all important foundation moves. Forward and backward skating, stopping, turning and edges are taught in exciting, low cost group lessons.

Registered Basic Skills members will receive:

  • Personalized membership card.
  • Recreational Ice Skating - quarterly magazine featuring recreational ice skaters, programs, events and tips.
  • Test registration and patches.
  • Opportunities to perform locally and nationally.
  • Access to skating manuals and brochures.
  • Accident Insurance.


 
     
 

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