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
Spring Figure Skating Clinics
We are very excited to finally post our Spring Training Clinic!
Basic Skills Competition Schedule Update
Welcome to the 2016 Janice Smith Memorial Basic Skills Competition!
2016 Rising Stars On Ice Show
NOW CASTING! ALL Learn-to-Skate and Rising Stars skaters.
2016 Basic Skills Competition
Join us for the 8th Annual Janice Smith Memorial Competition.