Summer Speed Skating
CWG Preparation Program for skaters aged 14-19 as of July 1, 2022, and older skaters. 7:00pm-9:50pm on Tuesdays from August 9 to September 27. Developing Program for skaters aged 10-13 years old as of July 1, 2022. 7:00pm-8:00pm on Tuesdays from August 9 to September 27..
Tuesdays August 9 to September 27
RBC Centre,
259 Commodore Dr, Dartmouth, NS B3B 0M1, Canada

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 10-13 as of July 1, 2022. Should have 2 years of previous speed skating experience.​

    • Eight 1-Hour Sessions with a technical focus

    • Tuesdays August 9 to September 27

    • 7:00pm-8:00pm

    • $300.00

  • CWG Preparation Program

    • Skaters aged 14-19 as of July 1, 2022, or older.​

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

    • Tuesdays August 9 to September 27

    • 7:00pm-9:00pm

    • $520.00

  • Half Programs Available

    • 1st Half​ - August 9-30

    • 2nd Half - September 6-27