Summer Speed Skating
CWG Preparation Program for skaters aged 13-18 as of July 1, 2021, and older skaters. 6:30pm-8:20pm on Tuesdays from July 6 to August 31. Developing Program for skaters aged 10-12 years old as of July 1, 2021. 6:30pm-7:20pm on Tuesdays from July 6 to August 31, minus August 3.
Jul. 06, 6:30 p.m. – Aug. 31, 7:20 p.m.
RBC Centre,
259 Commodore Dr, Dartmouth, NS B3B 0M1, Canada

FULL, under current COVID restrictions. Register for the waiting list to join when more skaters can return to the ice.

Landonedge Speed Skating

Skating with power + efficiency requires the proper combination of body positioning, blade edges, and stride direction to build and maintain speed on straights and through turns.

 

Landonedge Skating is founded on Todd Landon's 20+ years experience as a certified + chartered high performance speed skating coach.

 

Gain confidence to win more races with Landonedge Skating's expert instruction + feedback. 

Summer Programs Curricula:

  • Starting – use body positioning, blade pressure, and stride direction to accelerate.

  • Straights – use body position, blade pressure, and stride direction to effectively push off the skate to build and maintain straight away .

  • Turns – use body position, blade pressure, and stride direction to effectively  push off the inside and outside skate to build and maintain speed through cross-overs.

  • Technical Evaluation - an introductory video assessment of technical competency and development.

 

 

Programs limited to 24 skaters

1:8 coach to skater ratio

Certified and/or trained skating coaches

Summer Programs

  • The program will be run at the RBC Centre in Dartmouth on the International sized ice pad, Rink D, with protective board pads.

  • Development Program

    • Skaters aged 10-12 as of July 1, 2021. Should have 2 years of previous speed skating experience.​

    • Eight 1-Hour Sessions with a technical focus

    • Tuesdays July 6 to August 31 (minus August 3)

    • 6:30pm-7:20pm

    • $290.00

  • CWG Preparation Program

    • Skaters aged 13-18 as of July 1, 2021, or older.​

    • Eight 2-Hour Sessions with 1-hour technical focus and with 1-hour conditioning focus.

    • Tuesdays July 6 to August 31 (minus August 3)

    • 6:30pm-8:20pm

    • $500.00

  • Half Programs Available

    • 1st Half​ - July 6-27

    • 2nd Half - August 10-31