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Junior Aspire Figure Skating

What is the Junior Aspire program?

Our Junior Aspire classes are designed for skaters to learn the important fundamentals of figure skating and grow in their basic skills.   It's the only comprehensive group program in Grand Rapids for Basic 4-6 skaters who want to grow in their passion for skating in a fun and supportive group environment.

  • Junior Aspire classes are for skaters working on Basic 4, 5, or 6 of the Learn to Skate USA program curriculum.
    • New to skating? Start in our Learn to Skate classes first :)
  • Skaters will learn proper skill development and training techniques while fine-tuning their fundamental skating skills.
  • Instruction includes off-ice training,  individual practice time, and small group instruction. 
  • Skaters will also learn about goal setting and how to utilize their practice time.

Jr. Aspire Spring/Summer

Once a week classes on Tuesdays 5:40-6:20pm

30 minutes core level skills instruction

10 minutes full rink skills skate

$108 for 6 weeks

+ One time $18 LTS USA membership (only paid once per skating season  - July 1, 2023 - June 20, 2024_

What to Wear

On-Ice Dress Information:

  • Please dress warmly with gloves and layers. 
  • Comfortable and stretchy athletic wear is encouraged.  Please avoid jeans or baggy clothing.
  • Skaters should have their own figure skates
  • Helmets are not required but are allowed based on skater comfort level.

Off-Ice Dress Information:

  • Skaters may bring a water bottle
  • Hair in a ponytail
  • Supportive athletic shoes

On-Ice Curriculum

*Note that the Junior Aspire classes are for skaters who have completed Basic 3 of our Learn to Skate program*