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  • Welcome to the
    Ann Arbor Figure
    Skating Club

    It's about the Skater.
    Accomplishment. Atmosphere. Attitude
    Together

  • Adults Skate Too

    Whether you are an "adult who became a skater" or a "skater who became an adult," the U.S. Figure Skating Adult Skating Program here at the Ann Arbor Figure Skating Club has a place for everyone to learn, enjoy, and participate through a variety of skating classes, proficiency tests, and competitions

  • Learn to Skate
    Come Join the Fun!

    Teaching the fundamentals
    of skating for all ages

  • Home of the Hockettes Synchronized Skating Team

    Synchronized skating is characterized by teamwork, speed, intricate formations, and challenging step sequences. Skaters have a lot of fun participating on a synchronized team because it is a team effort and they have a chance to skate with their friends.

  • Supporting Athletes in Special Olympics

    The AAFSC Therapeutic Skating curriculum was developed by US Figure Skating and has been proven to improve fitness, strength, balance, flexibility, socialization, and self-esteem

Competition Club- Sessions #5 and #6


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Did you know that there are competitions for Learn to Skate students?
We've developed a special group class for Learn to Skate students who are interested in taking skating to the next level!
Join AAFSC's Competition & Performance Club
The AAFSC's Competition and Performance Club is open to all Snow PlowBasic Skills, and Adult students! This group class gives Learn to Skate students the opportunity to participate in the Michigan Basic Skills Competition Series and other performance opportunities throughout the year.

Through this program, skaters will prepare for an event at their level and learn the process of competing and performing. During lesson time, skaters will utilize the full ice surface with a small student- instructor ratio.

Class fee includes registration for two events at the Targeted Competition ($70 value). There will be a parent information meeting prior to competition.

Students will learn and compete a personalized routine to music, as well as the individual elements at their particular level.
Session #5

Sundays 1:15 pm- 2:05 pm
4 classes + Competition- $175
Sept 9, 16, 23, 30

Wednesdays 6:05 pm- 6:35 pm
5 classes + Competition- $145
Sept 5, 12, 19, 26 and Oct 3

BOTH days + Competition- $230

Included Competition
Coliseum Freeze
Saturday, October 6th
Arctic Coliseum
501 Coliseum Drive
Chelsea, MI 48118

Session #6

Sundays 1:15 pm- 2:05 pm
3 classes + Competition- $155
Oct 7, 14, 28

Wednesdays 6:05 pm- 6:35 pm
3 classes + Competition- $125
Oct 10, 24, 31

BOTH days + Competition- $190

Included Competition
Skate Midland
New Midland Civic Ice Arena
Saturday, November 3rd
405 Fast Ice Dr.
Midland, MI 48640
SPECIAL OFFER!
$25.00 Discount
Receive $25.00 off when you register for both Sunday Competition Club and Shooting Stars at the same time!
(Fall 1 SS with CC Session #5 OR Fall 2 SS with CC Session #6 only)
Membership with AAFSC or AAFSC Learn to Skate required.

For more information, contact the AAFSC Office or

Competition & Performance Club Coordinators
Meredith Longoria- icesk8rmere@aol.com
Emily Buckeridge- emilybuckeridge123@gmail.com

Learn to Skate Director
Mary Johanson- coachmaryjohanson@gmail.com
Great job to Session #4 Skaters for your accomplishments at the Novi Summer Chill Basic Skills Competition on Saturday, July 21st

AAFSC earned a total of 7 Gold Medals, 7 Silver Medals, and 7 Bronze Medals!! We are now tied for 1st Place in the Series!
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LTS Synchro- formerly known as Introductory Hockettes


Register now for LTS Synchro!
What?
LTS Synchro, formerly known as Intro Hockettes, teaches Learn to Skate students the basics of synchronized skating. These skaters will have the opportunity to perform in club exhibitions, meet new friends, learn teamwork skills and basic synchronized skating elements. Skaters will learn a group program set to music and work towards their LTS Synchro Badges.
When?
Saturdays 11:15 am- 12:05 pm

Fall 1: September 8- October 13
6 classes- $150.00

Fall 2: October 27- December 15
6 classes- $150.00


No classes October 20th, November 24th, and December 1st
Who?
Skaters who have passed Basic 2 and are working on Basic 3 and above are invited to participate.

Membership with AAFSC or AAFSC LTS is required for all skaters.
Questions?
Contact Synchronized Skating Director-
Ann Arbor Figure Skating Club
734-213-6768

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Fall 2018 Contract Ice


Contract your Fall Ice & SAVE!
Skaters contracting 4 or more sessions of Club Ice per week are eligible for the following discounts:

4 contracted sessions/week = 8% discount
5 contracted sessions/week = 10% discount
6 contracted sessions/week = 12% discounts
...

Maximum 40% discount

Late fee of $25 will be assessed for ice contracted after September 14th. There will be a $10 Admin Fee assessed for each contract submitted as well as each time there are additions or changes to an existing contract.
Registration Deadline is
5:00 pm on Friday, September 14th
— Ann Arbor Figure Skating Club —

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AAFSC Jackets


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AAFSC JACKETS AVAILABLE THROUGH AUGUST 30th!!
Your skater is going to love the opportunity to show off their club pride! These jackets are perfect for practice, warm-up during competition, or for wearing around town!

Complete with USFSA and AAFSC logo, and optional Skater Name embroidery, jackets come in severalstylish options; including Straight Fit, Curved Fit with drop tail, and Regular or Thumb Cuff.

Be sure to place your order before the deadline!
Great for Fall and Winter practices!
Pictured: Size Youth Medium and Adult Extra Small
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Ann Arbor Figure Skating Club

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Fall Learn to Skate


School Bus
Back to School? You know what that means!
It's time to register for Fall Learn to Skate!!
Early Registration Discounts end Tuesday, August 28th at 11:59 pm for both Fall 1 & Fall 2!

Register for more than one day of Learn to Skate and earn 50% offthe lower priced session!

*Discounts do not apply to Adaptive Skating
Ann Arbor Figure Skating Club Learn to Skate Informational Video
Learn to Skate
Tuesdays 6:15 pm- 7:05 pm
Fall 1: Sept 4 - Oct 9 (6 classes- $110.00)
Fall 2: Oct 23- Dec 11 (7 classes- $125.00)

Thursdays 6:15 pm- 7:05 pm
Fall 1: Sept 6- Oct 11 (6 classes- $110.00)
Fall 2: Oct 25- Dec 13 (7 classes- $125.00)

Saturdays 10:15 am- 11:05 am
Fall 1: Sept 8 - Oct 13 (6 classes- $110.00)
Fall 2: Oct 27- Dec 15 (6 classes- $110.00)

Ages 3- Adult, Snowplow 1-4, Basic Skills 1-6, Pre-Free Skate, & Adult 1-6
Beginning Hockey
Tuesdays 6:15 pm- 7:05 pm
Fall 1: Sept 4 - Oct 9 (6 classes- $110.00)
Fall 2: Oct 23- Dec 11 (7 classes- $125.00)

This class is play oriented, covering introductory skating and basic hockey skills for ages 3-6. Skaters are to have passed Snowplow Sam 3 or Basic 1 prior to enrolling in this class.

Students will be working on hockey badges 1-4- incorporating carrying, shooting, and passing. 
Advanced Adult
Saturdays 9:15 am- 10:05 am
Fall 1: Sept 8 - Oct 13 (6 classes- $110.00)
Fall 2: Oct 27- Dec 15 (6 classes- $110.00)

This class is designed for the advanced adult looking to expand their knowledge and skills. Skaters are to have passed Adult 6 or Basic 6 prior to enrolling in this class.

Students will be working on Adult Pre-Bronze through Gold elements- including footwork, technique, jumps, and spins 
Adaptive Skating
Saturdays 9:15 am- 10:05 am
Fall 1: Sept 8- Oct 13 (6 classes- $60.00)
Fall 2: Oct 27- Dec 15 (6 classes- $60.00)

Formerly known as Therapeutic Skating, this class is designed to promote fitness, strength, balance, flexibility, socialization, and self-esteem.

Skate and helmet rental is included. 

*Early Registration and Multi-Class Discounts do not apply to Adaptive Skating
Shooting Stars
Sundays 2:15pm- 3:40pm (includes off ice)
Fall 1: Sept 9- Oct 4 (6 classes- $170.00)
Fall 2: Oct 28- Dec 9 (6 classes- $170.00)

This class is for the advanced skater wishing to improve their Freestyle and Moves in the Field skills. Skaters are to have passed Basic 6 prior to enrolling in this class.
**Please note that all skaters must be an Ann Arbor Figure Skating Club Learn to Skate member to participate in our classes. Membership is $35.00 annually and the season runs July 1, 2018- June 30, 2019

No classes on the following dates:
Tuesday, Oct 16
Thursday , Oct 18
Saturday, Oct 20
Sunday, Oct 21
Tuesday, Nov 20
Thursday, Nov 22
Saturday, Nov 24
Saturday, Dec 1
Sunday, Dec 2
Ann Arbor Figure Skating Club
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Eastern Great Lakes



The Eastern Great Lakes Regional Competition is one of nine (9) regional competitions held around the US through the month of October and the first step for juvenile through senior level skaters trying to earn a berth at the 2019 U.S. Figure Skating Championships to be held in Detroit this coming January.

In addition to the Qualifying Regional Competition, AAFSC will also be hosting a non-qualifying competition for skaters not participating in the Regional competition. This non-qualifying, "all inclusive" competition is open to Pre-Preliminary through Excel Senior levels .
Registration Deadline: Sept. 1st by 11:59 pm
Volunteer Information
As with all competitions, we are always looking for volunteers to make the competition run successfully. The following list indicates areas where we can use your expertise and assistance.

  • Accounting
  • Runners
  • Clerks
  • Practice Ice
  • Desk
  • PI Monitors
  • Playing Music
  • Announcer
  • Registration
  • Hospitality & Food Donations
  • Event Monitor
  • Admissions
  • Door Security

If you are not a member of the Ann Arbor FSC and are interested in volunteering your time, please send an email to Brooke Sacks atbesacks21@gmail.com

Please include what area(s) you are interested in, what day(s) you will be available, are you a morning person or a night owl, any skating level/events you need to watch (most of us are, or were, skating parents).

AAFSC members will be contacted based on their areas of interest collected on the member volunteer survey. In addition, a volunteer sign-up site will be set up closer to the start of the competition and members will be notified when that is available.

For more information about EGLR, please visithttps://www.eglregionals.com
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Summer Competitions


We couldn't be more
PROUD!
OUR SKATERS HAVE BEEN
earning medals
ALL SUMMER LONG!
The weather has been heating up and so have the competitions. Our skaters have been training hard and it's definitely paid off.
Novi Summer Chill Basic Skills Competition 2018
Novi Summer Chill BSC
Saturday, July 21st

The Novi Summer Chill BSC was held as part of the 2018 MI Basic Skills Series. We had 12 club members participate, earning 7 Gold medals, 7 Silver medals, & 7 Bronze medals! Our skaters participated in Snow Plow, Basic Skills 2-6, Pre- Freestyle, High Beginner, Adult 5, and Preliminary levels.
Skate Detroit
July 17- 21, 2018

We're very proud to have had several AAFSC members represent our club at Skate Detroit.

This year celebrated the 37th Annual Skate Detroit. This competition hosted freestyle, ice dance, and pairs events for Preliminary through Senior levels.
Tony Todd Memorial Carmel Invitational
July 27- 29, 2018

The Tony Todd Memorial Carmel Invitational was held as part of the 2018 National Solo Dance Series. We had 8 club members participate, earning 5 Gold medals, 4 Silver medals, and 3 Bronze medals!

Are you interested in amping up your skater's competitive profile?
Ann Arbor FSC| Website

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Upcoming Test Session


Test Applications due September 12th

Thank you to all the judges, parents, volunteers, and skaters who help make our test sessions possible.
Upcoming Test Session
Monday, September 24th

Applications due
Wednesday, September 12
in the AAFSC Office

Need more time? See you
Tueday, November 6th