MIT: Independent Activities Period: IAP

IAP 2017

Figure Skating and Ice Dance Classes [Free]

Bonny Kellermann, Diane Zhou

Enrollment: Unlimited: No advance sign-up
Attendance: Participants welcome at individual sessions
Prereq: No experience necessary! Figure skates needed. May be rented

We provide several levels of instruction ranging from basic stroking to more advanced jumps and spins. Improve your skating and learn new moves and jumps in a friendly and encouraging atmosphere - for free! Freestyle lessons are from 9:30 a.m. to 10 a.m., and Ice Dance lessons are from 10:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. You don't need a partner and you don't need to know anything about ice dancing to take ice dance lessons. Beginners are welcome! There will be a group lesson for those who have never skated before from 10am - 10:45am.

This activity is open to members of the MIT community who are eligible to participate in club sports (see

Lessons will start promptly at 9:30am.  You are welcome to come earlier to skate and warm up.

Figure skates must be worn. Rental skates will be available for $5/session. For those renting skates, you should plan to arrive no later than 9:15am.

Sponsor(s): Figure Skating Club
Contact: MIT Figure Skating Club Officers,

Jan/14 Sat 09:30AM-10:45AM Johnson Skating Rink
Jan/21 Sat 09:30AM-10:45AM Johnson Skating Rink
Jan/28 Sat 09:30AM-10:45AM Johnson Skating Rink

9:30-10:00am Free Style, 10:00 - 10:45am Total Beginner, 10:15 - 10:45am Ice Dance