Learn to Skate Level 2

Youth Learn to Skate Level 2

These Level 2 skating lessons offer youth participants, grades K-6, a 3-session introduction to ice skating.

For Level 2 lessons, previous skating experience is required. All lessons are held at the UNH Whittemore Center Arena, 128 Main St., Durham NH.

All participants are required to wear a helmet and must bring their own (bicycle helmet is appropriate). Students should bring their own skates, although limited rental sizes may be available. Contact jackie.fotino@unh.edu to confirm skate size availability.

Warm clothes, gloves, and water bottles are highly encouraged.
Program may cancel if low enrollment. Notification and full refund will be provided if cancellation occurs.

Additional information regarding program drop off and pick up will be sent via email the day before lessons begin by program staff.

Level 2 lessons focus on developing the following skills:

  • Scooter pushes
  • Forward one-foot glides
  • Backward two-foot glide 
  • Rocking Horse
  • Backward swizzles
  • Two-foot turns from forward to backward in place
  • Moving snowplow stop
  • Bonus skill: Curves

 Level 2 Skating Lessons - 2023

 Session  Dates  Times  Grades  Cost  Registration Close Date (unless full earlier
 Learn to Skate Level 2  Tuesdays, Feb. 7, Feb. 28, March 7  6-7 pm  Gr K-6  $139  Feb. 3, 2023

Click the '+' on the block on the right to enroll.

Online Registration Instructions: please review before enrolling for the best outcome. Family Accounts are recommended for enrolling a child or children in any UNH youth program. Note: if you have an account in our system already, you will be asked to log into either a family or student account. Be sure you know which account you have and know your username and password. This will minimize difficulty and time while enrolling. Do not create a new account if you have one already.

UNH continues to have COVID-19 guidelines in place for youth programs: Current COVID-19 Guidelines

For more information and questions, contact: jackie.fotino@unh.edu


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Learn to Skate Level 2

Learn to Skate lessons are held at the Whittemore Center Arena, 128 Main St., Durham NH

This course is currently unavailable.