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
The Ice at Canalside is Open!
Skate Great Inc. Owner and Director, Jessica Roswell, spent a few minutes showing Katie Alexander from Channel 4 a few skating basics during their opening day interview.
Late Fall Registration
Registration for our late fall programs is now available!
Registration for the fall programs is now available!
Skate Great and Independent Health
Skate Great is a participating provider in Independent Health’s Health and Wellness Family Network.