for beginners

This very successful program offered through the Lightning Speed Skating Club is a 10-week program for youth who are interested in the sport, but not yet ready to commit to the full season. Skaters participate in 1 session per week on Sunday’s at Planet Ice Coquitlam.

Session 1 – Can be Arranged based on session availability
Skate and Equipment fitting: Can be arranged


Session 2 – TBA

TIME : Sunday 8:00 am  

PLACE: Planet Ice ,2300 Rocket Way  Coquitlam  (Time and Day may vary due to Covid-19.  

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First time registration – $275.00;



  •  $250.00 ice fees & coaching for one 45 minute sessions per week; plus speed skate rental, if desired. (Skaters in this program are required to wear gloves and a helmet.)


    $25.00 BC Speed Skating Association registration (mandatory membership and insurance for skater and one parent)



Participants in LEARN TO SPEED SKATE who wish to join Lightning Speed Skating Club after a program will have the fees they paid applied to full membership & full season skate rentals.