Sioux Falls Figure Skating Club

2022-23 Fall/Winter Hockey Academy Registration

Welcome

HOCKEY ACADEMY

Brought to you by Sioux Falls Figure Skating Club (SFFSC)

Hockey Academy is a skating enrichment program through the SFFSC. Athletes in this program will work with coaches each week on strengthening their skating skills as well as balance, on-ice agility, power, and speed to help them become stronger hockey players.

Choose between:

  • Fall and Winter Full Session
  • Fall Session ONLY
  • Winter Session ONLY

*Class offerings and times remain the same for the fall and winter sessions. See dates for each below*

 

Wednesday Evening Classes:

Fall and Winter Full Session (10 weeks) September 21 - November 30, 2022

  • Dates: Sept 21, 28; Oct 5,12, 19, 26; Nov 2, 9, 16, 30
  • Payment Options: Pay in Full or Payment Plan Options

Fall Session ONLY (5 weeks) September 21 - October 19, 2022

  • Dates: Sept 21, 28; Oct 5,12, 19
  • Payment Options: Pay in Full only

Winter Session ONLY (5 weeks) October 26 - November 30, 2022

  • Dates: Oct 26; Nov 2, 9, 16, 30
  • Payment Options: Pay in Full only

 

Classes offered (Includes 30 minutes of class and 15 minutes of practice ice):

Stick & Structure - *Class is 20 minutes with 10 additional minutes of practice ice*

  • Class: 5:45-6:05 PM, Practice 6:10-15 PM
  • Cost: $220 for the Fall and Winter Full session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $220 at check out)
      2. Payment Plan (pay in 3 payments: (1) $73.34 at check out, (2) $73.33 on 10/5/22, (3) $73.33 on 11/5/22)
  • Cost: $110 for the Fall ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)
  • Cost: $110 for the Winter ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)

Beginner Hockey (Hockey 1)

  • Class: 5:45-6:15 PM, Practice: 6:15-6:30 PM
  • Cost: $220 for the Fall and Winter Full session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $220 at check out)
      2. Payment Plan (pay in 3 payments: (1) $73.34 at check out, (2) $73.33 on 10/5/22, (3) $73.33 on 11/5/22)
  • Cost: $110 for the Fall ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)
  • Cost: $110 for the Winter ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)

Basic Hockey (Hockey 2)

  • Class: 5:45-6:15 PM, Practice: 6:15-6:30 PM
  • Cost: $220 for the Fall and Winter Full session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $220 at check out)
      2. Payment Plan (pay in 3 payments: (1) $73.34 at check out, (2) $73.33 on 10/5/22, (3) $73.33 on 11/5/22)
  • Cost: $110 for the Fall ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)
  • Cost: $110 for the Winter ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)

Intermediate Hockey (Hockey 3)

  • Class: 5:45-6:15 PM, Practice: 6:15-6:30 PM
  • Cost: $220 for the Fall and Winter Full session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $220 at check out)
      2. Payment Plan (pay in 3 payments: (1) $73.34 at check out, (2) $73.33 on 10/5/22, (3) $73.33 on 11/5/22)
  • Cost: $110 for the Fall ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)
  • Cost: $110 for the Winter ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)

Pre-Advanced Hockey (Hockey 4)

  • Class: 6:30-7:00 PM, Practice: 7:00-7:15 PM
  • Cost: $220 for the Fall and Winter Full session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $220 at check out)
      2. Payment Plan (pay in 3 payments: (1) $73.34 at check out, (2) $73.33 on 10/5/22, (3) $73.33 on 11/5/22)
  • Cost: $110 for the Fall ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)
  • Cost: $110 for the Winter ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)

Advanced Hockey (Must have coach approval)

  • Class: 6:30-7:00 PM, Practice: 7:00-7:15 PM
  • Cost: $220 for the Fall and Winter Full session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $220 at check out)
      2. Payment Plan (pay in 3 payments: (1) $73.34 at check out, (2) $73.33 on 10/5/22, (3) $73.33 on 11/5/22)
  • Cost: $110 for the Fall ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)
  • Cost: $110 for the Winter ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)

High-Performance Hockey (Must have coach approval)

  • Class: 6:30-7:00 PM, Practice: 7:00-7:15 PM
  • Cost: $220 for the Fall and Winter Full session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $220 at check out)
      2. Payment Plan (pay in 3 payments: (1) $73.34 at check out, (2) $73.33 on 10/5/22, (3) $73.33 on 11/5/22)
  • Cost: $110 for the Fall ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)
  • Cost: $110 for the Winter ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)

Teen & Adult Hockey

  • Class: 7:15-7:45 PM, Practice: 7:00-7:15 PM
  • Cost: $140 for the Fall and Winter Full session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $140 at check out)
      2. Payment Plan (pay in 3 payments: (1) $47 at check out, (2) $47 on 10/5/22, (3) $47 on 11/5/22)
  • Cost: $70 for the Fall ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $70 at check out)
  • Cost: $70 for the Winter ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $70 at check out)

Power Hockey

  • Class: 7:15-7:45 PM, Practice: 7:00-7:15 PM
  • Cost: $140 for the Fall and Winter Full session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $140 at check out)
      2. Payment Plan (pay in 3 payments: (1) $47 at check out, (2) $47 on 10/5/22, (3) $47 on 11/5/22)
  • Cost: $70 for the Fall ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $70 at check out)
  • Cost: $70 for the Winter ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $70 at check out)

Saturday Morning Classes:

Fall and Winter Full Session (10 weeks) September 24 - December 10, 2022

  • Dates: Sept 24; Oct 1, 8, 15, 29; Nov 5, 12, 19; Dec 3, 10
  • Pay in Full or Payment Plan Options

Fall Session ONLY (5 weeks) September 24 - October 29, 2022

  • Dates: Sept 24; Oct 1, 8, 15, 29
  • Pay in Full Only

Winter Session ONLY (5 weeks) November 5 - December 10, 2022

  • Dates: Nov 5, 12, 19; Dec 3, 10
  • Pay in Full Only

 

Classes offered (Includes 30 minutes of class and 15 minutes of practice ice):

Beginner Hockey (Hockey 1)

  • Class: 10:00-10:30 AM, Practice: 10:30-10:45 AM
  • Cost: $220 for the Fall and Winter Full session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $220 at check out)
      2. Payment Plan (pay in 3 payments: (1) $73.34 at check out, (2) $73.33 on 10/5/22, (3) $73.33 on 11/5/22)
  • Cost: $110 for the Fall ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)
  • Cost: $110 for the Winter ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)

Basic Hockey (Hockey 2)

  • Class: 10:45-11:15 AM, Practice: 10:30-10:45 AM
  • Cost: $220 for the Fall and Winter Full session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $220 at check out)
      2. Payment Plan (pay in 3 payments: (1) $73.34 at check out, (2) $73.33 on 10/5/22, (3) $73.33 on 11/5/22)
  • Cost: $110 for the Fall ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)
  • Cost: $110 for the Winter ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)

Intermediate Hockey (Hockey 3)

  • Class: 10:45-11:15 AM, Practice: 10:30-10:45 AM
  • Cost: $220 for the Fall and Winter Full session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $220 at check out)
      2. Payment Plan (pay in 3 payments: (1) $73.34 at check out, (2) $73.33 on 10/5/22, (3) $73.33 on 11/5/22)
  • Cost: $110 for the Fall ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)
  • Cost: $110 for the Winter ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)

Pre-Advanced Hockey (Hockey 4)

  • Class: 10:45-11:15 AM, Practice: 10:30-10:45 AM
  • Cost: $220 for the Fall and Winter Full session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $220 at check out)
      2. Payment Plan (pay in 3 payments: (1) $73.34 at check out, (2) $73.33 on 10/5/22, (3) $73.33 on 11/5/22)
  • Cost: $110 for the Fall ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)
  • Cost: $110 for the Winter ONLY session
    • Payment Options:
      1. Pay in Full (pay $110 at check out)

Class Descriptions

Beginner Hockey (Hockey 1) (Mini Atoms/First-year Atoms)

- Learn to Skate USA Hockey Curriculum –

This class is designed for young and new hockey players.

Athletes will focus on forward skating fundamentals. (Fwd gliding, on two feet and one foot, weight transfers and stops.)

Backward skating skills will also be introduced and practiced. (Backward skating and gliding on two feet)

Hockey skates and helmet required. No other gear needed.

Target Class Ratio is 6 – 1

Basic Hockey (Hockey 2) (Atoms)

- Learn to Skate USA Hockey Curriculum –

This class is designed for young and new hockey players.

Athletes will focus on forward skating fundamentals. (Fwd gliding, on two feet and one foot, weight transfers and stops.)

Backward skating skills will also be a main focus of class instruction. (Backward skating and gliding on two feet, backward stops, turning from forward to backward)

Hockey skates and helmet required. No other gear needed.

Target Class Ratio is 6 – 1

Intermediate Hockey (Hockey 3) (Atoms)

- Learn to Skate USA Hockey/ USA Hockey Curriculum -

These skaters should have strong forward skating skills and be able to skate efficiently backward.

Athletes will focus on developing backward skating skills. (backward double c -cuts, backward crossovers, inside and outside edges, pivots, alternating directions, and stops.)

Hockey patterns and on-ice courses will be utilized to work on multiple skills.

Target class Ratio is 8 - 1

Pre-Advanced Hockey (Hockey 4) (Atoms)

- Learn to Skate USA Hockey/ USA Hockey Curriculum -

These skaters should have strong and efficient forward and backward skating skills. Skaters should be able to perform snowplow and hockey stop both forward and backwards.

Athletes will focus on developing transitional skating skills and strong skating skills at full speed.  (pivots, mohawk transitions)

Hockey patterns and on-ice courses will be utilized to work on multiple skills.

Target class Ratio is 8 - 1

Advanced Hockey (Mites & Above)

- USA Hockey Curriculum -

These skaters have strong and consistent forward and backward skating skills.

Athletes in this class will work on agility and precision with their forward and backward skating, multiple transitions from forward to backward, and other advanced skating skills.

Hockey patterns, stations, and on ice courses will be utilized to work on multiple skills.

Target class Ratio is 8 - 1

Power Hockey (Intermediate Hockey Level and Above)

This class is designed for hockey players at the intermediate level and above.

Athletes in this class will work on speed, power, and endurance as well as agility while skating forward and backward. This is a fast-paced class used to get their heart rates up and keep them moving and sweating. The first week of the class is a timed skating obstacle course. The final week the athletes will run the course again to compare their start time and their end time.

Hockey patterns, stations, and on ice courses will be utilized to work on multiple skills.

Target class Ratio is 12 - 1

High Performance Hockey

- USA Hockey Curriculum -

These skaters have strong and reliable forward and backward skating skills and can consistently and fluently transition from forwards to backward as well as backwards to forwards. (Required transitions: pivots, mohawks and 3turns)

Athletes in this class will work on consistency, accuracy, agility, and precision in using the advanced skating skills they have. This class is ideal for strong players and skaters who are looking for guided instruction and time to continue to practice and hone their strong skater skills through the use of isolation drills, hockey patterns, stations, and on ice courses.

Target class Ratio is 6 - 1

Adult Hockey

Hockey skating skills class for adults!

This class will be a slower-paced skating skills class.

Designed specifically for 18+ skaters/players who would like additional time and practice working on forward and backward skating, balance, edges, transitions and efficiency.

Hockey skates are required and Helmet is recommended but no other gear needed.

Stick and Structure (Hockey 3-4/ Intermediate Hockey and Above)

This is a 20-minute class designed to focus on the structure and posture of Hockey skaters as they skate with and without a stick and puck. Classes will vary between specific stick skill exercises and balance/posture drills.

The class has a maximum class capacity of 6 skaters.

Hockey Skills Practice (All levels)

This is an open practice ice opportunity specifically for Hockey players. This is an opportunity for hockey skaters to get additional practice time, either independently or in conjunction with a private lesson coach. Pucks will only be allowed on the later practice session (unless used during a private lesson). Tennis balls will be available during the first practice session time in place of pucks.

IMPORTANT MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENT INFORMATION

All Hockey Academy skaters are considered members of the Sioux Falls Figure Skating Club, which requires a SFFSC Hockey Academy (HA) Membership.  Your memberships must be current before we are able to welcome your skater onto the ice. If you do not have the required current membership, please click here to purchase or renew your SFFSC Hockey Academy (HA) membership.

Please contact info@sffsc.com if you have any questions regarding which membership(s) to purchase.  Visit our membership page to view our various memberships that are available and their details/requirements or to purchase your SFFSC membership: sffsc.com/membership

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Helmets: Helmets are required for ALL skaters. Skaters are required to bring their own helmets.

Refunds: All registration and processing fees are non-refundable except in cases where Sioux Falls Figure Skating Club cancels classes. Exceptions in extreme circumstances may be granted by the Board of Directors on a case-by-case basis.

QUESTIONS

Please direct any questions regarding this registration to: info@sffsc.com