Skate School

Lessons for all ages and levels

The Rink offers individual and group lessons with skate coaches for all ages and levels, from beginners to those wishing to perfect skating techniques.

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Group lessons

Session Dates
Session One: November 11, 2019 - December 22, 2019
Session Two: January 6, 2020 - March 1, 2020

Pricing
$280 for full 7-week session

Snowplow Sam (ages 3-6): Designed for kids under six to build confidence while learning to skate incorporating fun and games making class time an enjoyable experience for all.
Tuesday & Thursday: 4pm-4:30pm
Saturday & Sunday: 9:30am-10am

Basic Skills 1-4 (ages 7+): These lessons put the FUN in fundamentals as your skaters enjoy learning the basics of ice skating.
Tuesday & Thursday: 5pm-5:30pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10am-10:30am

Basic Skills 5-Freeskate 6: Transitions, spins and jumps. More progressive skating skills like these give more determined skaters like yours challenges they crave.
Saturday & Sunday: 8am-9am (time depending on skater’s level)

Adults (ages 18+): Ice skating is for the kid in all of us. The adult curriculum is designed for beginning and experienced skaters who wish to improve their skills.
Wednesday & Friday: 8am-8:30am
Saturday & Sunday: 8am-9am (time depending on skater’s level)

Register here for group lessons.

Private lessons

​All ages and levels. Scheduled at your convenience. Pricing below reflects a 30-minute lesson.

  • Private lesson (one skater): $60
  • Semi-private lesson (two–three skaters): $80
  • Private group (four–six skaters): $120

Packages of 10 or more are offered to secure the time/day with the same coach

Freestyle Sessions: advanced skaters

  • $25 per session
  • 6am-7:45am, Tuesday and Friday mornings

Coaches and advanced skaters: schedule a Freestyle Session before the ice is open to the public. Visit here to book.

Book a lesson!

Lessons can be scheduled one of three ways:

  • Online reservations: Sign up here.
  • Phone reservations: 917-438-5170
  • Walk-in reservations: Can be made via credit card or cash, and is based on coach availability.

Please note:

  • Skate rentals and bag check are not included
  • Skate lessons are 30 minutes in duration
  • Both online and phone reservations require a minimum of 48 hours notice in advance of lesson.
  • 24-hour cancellation policy: if lesson is cancelled less than 24 hours in advance, or if guest does not cancel and does not show up, the full price of the lesson will be charged and no credit will be offered.
  • No refunds

Email skateschool@bryantpark.org for availability and payment information. The Rink offers individual and group lessons with skate coaches for all ages and levels, from beginners to those wishing to perfect their skating techniques. Email skateschool@bryantpark.org to book a lesson or schedule your own lesson here.

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