We will be holding the Magnum Opens on the 5th, 6th, 7th & 8th March 2015. At present the paperwork is with NISA we hope to post it here as soon as it comes available. Please remember the entries are on a first come basis and the closing date will be Monday 16th February 2015 at 5pm.
The draw for this years event will be done using the Random Draw method within the ISU software. This will take place on Sunday 1st March @10am in the Cafeteria within the Ice Rink.
This will be published under the entries link above ASAP after this has been completed.
We have updated the timetable, this was due to a number of late notification of test passes and has resulted in changes to the number of skaters in some of the events. Please check your new time slots for the competition.
MIDFSC is your Only Approved Skate UK Club on the West Coast of Scotland.
NISA has awarded MIDFSC this status due to its highly successful Skate UK Programme.
NISA and MIDFSC believe that customers of Skate UK want quality teaching and awards that support a nationally recognised Learn to Skate programme.
Present Sessions are:
PLEASE NOTE:- There is no Skate UK on the Sat 7th March, Sun 8th March
DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE - Please check the dates carefully as some Skate UK sessions are not on due test and competition sessions.
|WEEK 1||WEEK 2
||WEEK 5||WEEK 6
|08:45 - 09:15||21st Feb
||28th Feb||14th Mar
|12:30 - 13:00||
What is the Skate UK programme?
- The Skate UK programme teaches fundamental movement and basic ice skating skills for skaters of all ages. This is broken down into 10 clear stages.
- The programme emphasises fun and continuous movement and is taught in a group lesson format.
- The learn-to-skate programme is separated into two sections: Skate UK and Skate UK Star - Passport to Competitive Skating
What does this mean to you / your child?
- MIDFSC offers Skate UK, Learn to Skate classes to the high standard as dictated by the National Ice Skating Association (NISA).
- Classes are only taught by licensed N.I.S.A coaches, assisted by trained programme assistants.
- Each member of Skate UK will be given an approved Record of Achievement. This clearly shows the requirements to pass each level and will be signed by one of our coaches when completed.
- Badges and certificates (see below) are available to show each level that has been completed.
MIDFSC openly welcomes skaters of all ages and abilities to take part in its Skate UK programme.
Record of Achievement
During the first block of lessons you / your child will receive a Record of Achievement booklet, which clearly shows the requirements of each level. Once each level is completed badges and certificates are available to purchase.
Skate UK Certificates and Badges
As your child passes the SkateUK Levels, you can purchase certificates and sew on badges from the club to mark the achievement.
MIDFSC currently run 2 Skate UK classes per week:
Saturday: 8:45am – 9:15am (children’s classes)
Sunday: 12:30pm – 1:00pm (adults & children’s classes)
Please note that adults are taught in a separate group from the children.
MIDFSC website: www.midfsc.org.uk
Telephone: Wullie Loach 01294 222115 or 07920 081284
At least one Committee member will be available at all sessions, if you require any further information regarding Skate UK Classes please do not hesitate to ask. They will be only too happy to help.