Do your children have dreams of becoming an NHL Hockey Player or an Olympic Figure Skater? Dreams begin with Skate Great’s Basic Skills and Beginner Hockey programs. Each year over 1,000 students learn to skate with Skate Great at five Buffalo area rinks. There is no better place to learn to skate than with Skate Great!
Our Learn to Skate program is the largest program in Western New York and 5th largest in the entire USA. Our programs offer:
- Basic Skills, Figure Skating and Hockey programs
- Beginner through advanced levels
- USFS award-winning basic skills curriculum
- USA Hockey accredited programs
- Low student-to-coach ratio
- Programs for ALL ages – toddler through adult
- Private and semi-private lessons available
Skating is an excellent source of exercise and entertainment for the entire family. Parents, kids and grandparents can all get involved!
We offer classes at Leisure Rinks*, Holiday Twin Rinks*, East Aurora Healthy Zone Rink*, Hamburg Town Arena and now at Canalside!
* Free rental skates available at these locations.
Latest News from Skate Great
2017 Basic Skills Competition Schedule
Welcome to the 2017 Janice Smith Memorial Basic Skills Competition!
Skate Great Inc. Celebrates 20th Anniversary
The year 2017 marks the 20th anniversary for Skate Great.
Spring Competition & Ice Show
Spring competition and ice show registration available!
Sk8Gr8 Small Business Saturday
Shop with Skate Great on Small Business Saturday!