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Freestyle Ice Information

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Freestyle Practice Sessions

Fall 2023 to Spring 2024

Dates Days Times
8/21-6/9 Mon.-Fri. 6 am-5 pm (no Freestyle Sessions 11:45 am -1:40 pm)
8/26-6/8 Sat. 6-7:30 am
Dates Day Time
8/26-6/8 Sat. 7:30-7:50 am

Click here to reserve Fall 2023-Spring 2024 Freestyle Ice Time online

*No Freestyle sessions on Sept. 4; Nov. 23, 24 & 25; December 25; Jan 1; and May 27. 

Freestyle Skate Details

Low/High Ice Available

  • Fees: $6 for 30-minute session; $4 for 20-minute session
  • 25 skater maximum

Freestyle Guidelines

Fall, Winter & Spring freestyle ice will be low/high with the following permissions:

  • Students in Pre-Free Skate and above may practice independently
  • Students in Basic 6 or lower must be in a scheduled lesson with a coach on staff.
  • Children ages 5 and younger may not be on any “prime time” freestyle sessions (2:40-5 pm), whether in a lesson or not.
  • This is subject to changes if freestyle sessions are at capacity and adjustments are needed
  • Coach/guardian is responsible for making sure student exits the ice after their lesson.
  • Private lessons given during freestyle sessions must be no more than two students
  • Student instruction cannot include leading synchronous warm-up or across ice drills for multiple students. Coaches infracting this policy may be asked to leave the ice session.
  • All coaches must submit a valid COI with Wilmette Park District listed as additionally insured, prior to coaching on freestyle or public skate ice
  • Printed copy can be turned in at the front desk
  • The house sound system will be available.
  • The jump harness will be available for use by a skating instructor, coaches must limit time on harness when other coaches are waiting for its use.
  • All skaters must check in at the office upon arrival at the rink.
  • Skaters and coaches may put their skates on in the lobby.
  • Spectators are permitted.

NOTE: The above rules are subject to change with the permission by the Skating Supervisor, Florence Krieger. 

Freestyle & Public Skate Guidelines

Rules of Conduct

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