Development Ice Dance Program
The Calgary North Edge Skating Academy development ice dance program is for male and female skaters looking to increase their skills in the discipline of ice dance or skaters interested in exploring competitive ice dance. This is a skater focused, collaborative program in which all registered Skate Canada coaches in good standing are welcome to coach and participate.
Skaters will work in group lesson and private lesson format on technical elements specific to ice dance, including:
- pattern dance technique
- footwork and turns
- partnering and tracking
- hold variations
- freedance elements (spins & lifts)
Male and female skaters registered in the program, wishing to compete in ice dance, will be matched based on height, age and ability. Competitive teams and all coaches are welcome to train as part of the Calgary North Edge Skating Academy Ice Dance Training Program.