Month: July 2023

Fall 2023 Schedule (Sept. 6-Dec. 21)

Please be advised that Fall Registration will open online on Aug. 5th at 8:00 am.
Starskate registration for non-BFSC home club skaters will open Aug. 19 at 8:00 am.
Please ensure that your skater meets the skill or age requirements before registering for programs.

Online registration link:
**All Fall sessions will be held at South Courtice Arena, Pad B.


  • 30 min program for children 3-4 years of age, designed for those who have never skated before or who are not confident with their balance on the ice.
  • Will introduce children to the ice, help them become comfortable and work on the essentials needed to move safely and effectively on the ice. Successful skaters can transition to Canskate. 


  • 50 min program for skaters with no experience needed 
  • For 3 years and up (**except for the 5yr+ session on Wednesdays and Sundays)
  • A dynamic program that focuses on fun and basic skating skill development


  • Junior – Must have passed Canskate Stage 4 or be invited (Open Session, Juniors must have obtained Stage 6 Badge and coach)
  • Intermediate – All three Star 1 tests must and must have a private coach
  • Senior – All Star 3 plus two Star 4 tests or 14 years of age

Canskate & Pre-Canskate Pricing:

**All fees are mandatory. The Skate Canada fee is non-refundable.

Sunday, Monday or Tuesday  (14 sessions) 

Canskate—–$384 ($280 program fee + $59 Skate Canada Fee + $45 Fundraising Fee)

Wednesday (15 sessions)

Canskate——$404 ($300 program fee + $59 Skate Canada Fee + $45 Fundraising Fee)

Pre-Canskate for 3&4 yr olds—-$344 ($240 program fee + $59 Skate Canada Fee + $45 Fundraising Fee)

Fee Breakdown:

Skate Canada fee—$59 applies to each individual skater and is valid from Sept. 2023 until the end of August 2024. 

Fundraising fee—$45 is applied once per year to each family. If you have multiple children skating, the fee is only charged to you once during the season.  All programming fees are mandatory. 

Starskate Pricing:

Monday (14 sessions)

Total cost: $314 ($210 program fee + $59 Skate Canada Fee + $45 Fundraising Fee)

Tuesday or Thursday (15 sessions)

Total cost: $329 ($225 program fee + $59 Skate Canada Fee + $45 Fundraising Fee

Wednesday Open Session (15 sessions)

Total cost: $404 ($300 program fee + $59 Skate Canada Fee + $45 Fundraising Fee

Questions can be directed to

Download a copy of the schedule and information.

Posted by Jeff in Activities, CanSkate, Canskate, Information, Learn to Skate, News, Skating Programs, STARSkate

2023 Summer Skating Schedule

Summer Skating–7 Weeks

     (July 18-August 31 2023)

CANSKATE REGISTRATION will open JUNE 3rd at 8 am by using our registration link.


         Registration link:

        Summer programming will run for 7 sessions from July 18-August 31. All skating will take place

        at South Courtice Arena, Pad B. 

**Please note, we require minimum numbers to run each session. You will be contacted if our

numbers fall below the required number of participants or if we need to make changes to the schedule.


Requests for withdrawal from any program must be received in writing by within

the first two weeks of the start of the session. Only remaining sessions will be refunded. The Skate

Canada Membership fee is nonrefundable.

If you have any questions please email:

Registration link:

Posted by Deborah Schnedler in Canskate, Information, Learn to Skate, Skating Programs, STARSkate