Our Summer Programs


Come skate with us! The Oak Bay Figure Skating Club welcomes skaters of all ages and all skill levels.

To Register for our current or upcoming sessions
click here.  Check our schedule for more information about our amazing programs listed below.
 
Please note: The Oak Bay Figure Skating Club and the coaching staff reserve the right to reassign skaters in the interest of safety and numbers.
In order to participate the skater must work with a coach attending the Oak Bay Summer School.
Rink Ratz and Junior Star

The Rink Ratz and Junior programs are half day supervised programs.

Rink Ratz Camp

 

Our Rink Ratz are skaters up to 10 years of age.  Rink Ratz can wear whatever skates they choose while working on basic skating skills for multi-sport. This half day camp includes 2 on ice sessions, snack time, a daily craft activity, and an off ice fitness/game time daily.Rink Ratz runs 8:30 - 12:00 Monday - Friday.  12:00 - 1:00 supervised lunch time is available upon request. 

 

Junior Star Camp
 

To enroll in the Junior program, skaters age 10 and under, must be working on CanSkate badge Level 4 to 6. They will also be working on StarSkate, but will not have yet completed one full year in the Junior program. Junior skaters must be wearing figure skates and working towards bridging to our intermediate session.

They will be working on all the skills they need to Start the Star program.

 

This half day camp includes 2 on ice sessions, snack time, a daily craft activity, and an off ice fitness/game time daily.  Juniors runs 8:30 - 12:00 Monday - Friday.  12:00 - 1:00 supervised lunch time is available upon request. 

Click here to see the schedule.

  • Time  8:30-12:00 

Shooting Star

The Shooting Star program for children under 6 as of July 1st is designed as our fast track program into figure skating.  Skaters must be in figure skates and skate both a minimum 3 summer weeks.  Ideally participants have been on the ice for 1 lesson set at some point previously.  

The Shooting Stars will be coached by OBFSC Professional coaches and working on Advanced Canskate and Star skills.

 

An off ice component is incorporated into this program to introduce parts of skating better suited for the floor at this stage and to start building strong habits required to move into future programs.  

 

This half day camp includes 2 on ice sessions, snack time, a daily craft activity, and an off ice fitness/game time daily.Rink Ratz runs 8:30 - 12:00 Monday - Friday.  12:00 - 1:00 supervised lunch time is available upon request. 


Intermediate

Private lesson program for Star 1 to and including Star 3 skaters.  Please see schedule.

  • Participants require: skates, skating attire, snacks, lunch, water bottle, running shoes, yoga mat or towel.    

  • Skaters are expected to arrive on time with proper attire and prepared to participate in all sessions.  Unexcused absence from off ice program will result in the next days on ice participation being suspended.

 

Senior 

 

Private lesson program for skaters Star 4 to Gold and Competitive level skaters or at the discretion of the director.  Please see schedule.

  • Participants require: skates, skating attire, snacks, lunch, water bottle, running shoes, yoga mat or towel.    

  • Skaters are expected to arrive on time with proper attire and prepared to participate in all sessions.  Unexcused absence from off ice program will result in the next days on ice participation being suspended.

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Summer Skating Contact Information

OBFSC Summer Skate Information:

Jamie McGrigor, Director of Skating

phone: (250) 744-6603

jamiemcgrigor@gmail.com