Aspire is coming to Cool Sports in June 2021!
Get ready for something BIG! Something FUN! Something specifically for those skaters who have graduated from Basic Skills! Aspire, a U.S. Figure Skating program is coming to Cool Sports! The Aspire program marks the transition from skater to figure skater and teaches athletes of all ages the skills they need to make the most out of their figure skating journey.
Here is a sample of what Aspire skaters can look forward to:
On-Ice Aspire Class
Skating skills (including edges and power skating)
Jumps and spins
Introduction to Moves in the Field (your first USFS test)
On-Ice Aspire Enhancement Clinics
Learn to compete
Beginning ice dancing
Intro to synchro skills
Artistry in Motion: choreography and movement
Intro to Theatre on Ice
Off-Ice Aspire Class
Agility, balance, and coordination
Functional strength training
Plyometrics and off-ice jumps
Movement and musical interpretation
Off-Ice Aspire Health and Wellness Class
Long-term athlete development
Proper nutrition and hydration
Self-confident and perseverance
ISI to Aspire Comparison
Coming to us from an ISI program? Keep in mind, the two programs do not match exactly, so this chart is only an approximate level to start. If you have questions, ask a coach. If you have passed ISI Freestyle 5, look into our Advanced Figure Skating options.
If you are in Basic Skills, check out our Learn to Skate program.