Information

Formerly our special olympics program, our new Inclusive Skating classes help all skaters with physical or intellectual challenges and impariments learn to skate in a supportive environment.  If you are unfamiliar with ice skating, come and observe our classes, meet the instructors and then decide if it’s a program you would like to participate in.

  • Ages 6 years to adult
  • Figure skating for athletes with physical or intellectual challenges and impariments
  • Accredited and nurturing instructors on hand to ensure a safe and enjoyable learning environment.
  • Opportunities to participate in in-house events
  • Progression with regular evaluation 
  • Free skate rental on lesson day

What to wear

Dress warmly and bring gloves, socks, long pants and jumper. Bring a helmet if you have one.

Cost

INCLUSIVE SKATING - TERM 4

9 weeks (12th October - 13th December)

$120

 

Includes:

1 x 30min class with 15min off-ice warmup at designated time each week

Free rental equipment including speed skates and helmet.

 

 

 

CASUAL RATE

Skaters may come for a casual Inclusive Skating class for $15 per session.

 

 

 

 

Term 4 Class Timetable

 

TERM 4 DATE: 12th October - 13th December

 

- 15min off-ice warmup, beginning at 9.15am upstairs

-15min to get skates on

- 30min class on the ice from 9.45am-10.15am

 

Lesson Day Arrival Time Start Time Finish Time

Saturday

9:00am 9:15am 10:15am

Terms and Conditions

COIR SKATE SCHOOL TERMS & CONDITIONS

 

  • We reserve the right to make class changes as deemed necessary including combining classes where there are low numbers. Class times may change Term to Term depending on demand.
  • All payments are non-refundable. If the service cannot be provided by the rink as a result of a governmental order the customer would have the option to have the services supplied at a later time, or obtain a credit that could be used for other services at the rink, including public sessions, birthday parties or following skate school registrations. All issues regarding payments should be addressed to the Manager.
  • Make up lessons: Missed lessons can be made up by attending a class at an alternative time.  We allow a maximum of 2 make up classes per term and these must be taken during the term in which they are missed.  Any unused lesson will be forfeited.
  • All patrons skate at their own risk. There is a certain amount of risk attached with the activities provided and by participating you will release the rink from any responsibility or legal liability associated with participating in the activity or actions of other patron’s present.
  • The rink provides helmets, knee, and elbow pads for use during Skate School activities please see Skate Hire staff for assistance.
  • Patrons must be appropriately clothed for a public place & must wear enclosed shoes into the venue & skates on the ice. Patrons with bare feet will not be permitted entry.
  • No outside food and drinks cannot be taken inside COIR (unless approved prior with management).
  • COIR is an unlicensed premise, & as such, the consumption of alcohol is not permitted.
  • Patrons wishing to bring personal items into the rink do so at their own risk.  Lockers are available for hire inside the rink. COIR will not be held responsible for any damage, loss, or theft of a patron’s personal property.
  • Published session times and prices may be subject to change without notice.
  • Adults are responsible for minors under their supervision. Minors aged 12 and under must be supervised by a responsible adult at all times (whilst on COIR premises).

 

During this time remember that we can all contribute to helping eliminate COVID-19 by doing the following:

  • Maintain 1.5m distancing wherever possible. 
  • Practice good hygiene (wash/sanitise hands thoroughly and often)
  • Stay home if unwell and seek medical advice
  • COIR strongly encourages all patrons of the rink to download the government COVIDSafe App to help stop the spread and save lives.

 

 

Group Bookings

We offer group bookings for athletes with physical or intellectual  challenges or impairments wanting to experience the following:

  • Weekday School Groups
  • School Holiday Groups
  • Birthday Parties

Bookings are essential, please contact us at admin@canterburyolympicicerink.org.au