Learn To Skate
Bird arena offers various disciplines of skating as described below. Check out each category and decide which is for you. For more information, contact the Learn to Skate office at 597-1458.
For the beginning skater, this class is designed to teach skaters the basics of figure skating, hockey or recreational skating. Classes are available beginning at 3 years of age through adult.
For the advanced skater, this class consists of 8-16 athletes skating on the ice at one time, moving as one flowing unit. Bird arena is home to the Ohio University Synchronized Skating Team and Ohio Beginner Synchronized Skating Team.
Freestyle sessions allow skaters extra practice time to fine tune their skills.
Private lessons are perfect for those skaters who want to advance their skating skills. Private lessons are available for both hockey and figure skaters.