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Current Semester: Fall

DATES: September 8 – October 29

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Next Semester: Winter

DATES: November 3 – December 17

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Skating Academy FAQ

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    Figure Skating 

  • Beginner 1 (Skaters 6yrs and up)
    Beginners with no previous instruction learn proper falling and getting up, two-­‐foot glides, one-­‐foot glides, forward swizzles, backward wiggles, and proper pushes. May begin more advanced elements as class progresses.
  • Beginner 2
    Students who have passed Pre-­‐Alpha will learn forward stroking, forward pumps, forward crossovers, backward swizzles, and snowplow stop. May begin more advanced elements as class progresses.
  • Beginner 3
    Students who have passed Alpha will learn backward pumps, backward stroking, backward crossovers, t-­‐ stops and two foot turns. May begin more advanced elements as class progresses.
  • Beginner 4
    Students who have passed Beta will learn outside three turns, 7 step Mohawk combinations, and a hockey stop. May begin more advanced elements as class progresses.
  • Delta/FS 1
    Students who have passed Gamma will learn inside three turns, advanced forward outside and inside edges, lunge, shoot the duck, and backward two-­‐foot turns. May begin more advanced elements as class progresses. This is our package that includes programs for competitions.
  • Competitor's Club (Skates Required)
    Your days of looking for a private lesson instructor are over! Competitor’s Club Members get access to group training sessions with a multitude of qualified trainers. Our instructors will cut and choreograph your child’s program for free once you join the NYTEX Competitor’s Club whether you decide to compete or not. This is our package that includes programs for competition.
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    Learn To Skate

  • Tyke 1
    Beginners with no previous instruction. Learn proper falling and getting up, march in place, march walking, march then glide and dip while moving. May also begin more advanced elements as class progresses.
  • Tyke 2
    Students who have passed Tot 1 will learn forward swizzles, hop in place, curves, backward wiggles, and toe pushes. May also begin more advanced elements as class progresses.
  • Tyke 3
    Students who have passed Tot 1 and 2 will learn blade pushes, 1 foot glides, snowplow stops, and backward swizzles. May also begin more advanced elements as class progresses.
  • Mini Mite Hockey

    Mini Mites is the first time your child can learn hockey concepts in the American Development Model of half ice training. For players 7 and under that are proficient in hockey 1 skills. Hockey 2 and 3 can be taken in conjunction with Mini-Mites.

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    Hockey

  • Hockey 1
    Beginners with no previous instruction. Learn I foot glides, 2 foot glides, forward swizzles, backward swizzles, backward wiggles, and 1 foot snowplow stops. May begin more advanced skills as class progresses.
  • Hockey 2
    Students who have passed hockey 1 learn pivots (hockey turns) and forward crossovers. Will also begin to learn backward C-­‐cuts, hockey stops and backward crossovers.
  • hockey 3
    Students who have passed hockey 2 learn Mohawks, backward crossovers, hockey stops, hockey starts, backward stops, backward C-­‐cuts, forward edges and backward edges.
  • House Leagues (8 yrs and up)
    More details must be viewed on the NYTEX Youth Hockey homepage, Click the link on the right to view more information.
  • Jr. Brahmas Travel Hockey
    Compete in the premiere youth hockey association in North Texas. Visit www.jrbrahmas.com for more information and registration information.

Private Lesson Coaches

  • Beth Zeoli
    Not currently accepting new clients

    Phone: 682-365-1885
    Email:Beth.zeoli@aa.com
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    Years Coaching: 16
    Current Rate: $30/ half hour

    Additional Info: Specializes in freestyle, hockey power skating, and basic skills. Beth, a former Regional and National competitor, with 16 years coaching experience. She coaches all ages and levels.

  • Cathy Nyborg
    Phone: 817-939-3600
    Email:sk8goofy@sbcglobal.net
    ISI#: 1098852
    Highest ISI Judge’s Level: Gold

    Years Coaching: 20+
    Current Rate: $30/half hour
    Days Available: Any Day

    Additional Info: ISI Gold Certified, Trained under Hans Gershwiler (1948 Olympic Silver Medalist), 20+ years experience in figure and freestyle, Coached many ISI World and National Medalists, Coached first girl in Texas to pass Freestyle 9, Coached numerous USFSA regional and sectional medalists.

  • Jennifer DeCicco
    Phone: 951-570-3280
    Email: jkdecicco@gmail.com
    ISI #: 1128329

    Years coaching: 15+
    Current Rate: $35/half hour

    Additional Info: Specializes in freestyle, Moves in the field, Figures, Figure and Hockey power skating, Basic skating skills for both Figure and Hockey. Jennifer trained under former US Junior men’s and pairs champion, Richard Ewell. Jennifer is a former USFSA sectional medalist and ISI world medalist.

  • Alex Reid
    Phone: 682-305-8061
    Email: Dre18c@gmail.com

    Specializing in hockey skating and stick and puck

    Rates: $25 per 30 minutes or $50 per hour
    Previous coach for Northern Edge Elite Hockey School
    Served in the Navy from 2010-2016
    I am now transitioning out of the Navy and want to do what I love—pass on my knowledge of hockey to the next generation, and help them achieve their dreams and goals.
  • Christine Poyner
    Phone: 630-881-9937
    Email: poynerchristine@yahoo.com

    Coaching Specialties:  Freestyle, Moves in the Field, Power Skating, Hockey skating and edge work

    Rates: $37.50 per 30 minutes or $75 per hour

    Chicago native and former Midwest regional figure skating competitor (freestyle and ice dancing). Christine is ISI Gold Certified and has 28 years of coaching experience.
    PSA rated in group classes, freestyle, moves in the field, and program director. Certified RYT 200 yoga instructor and full time elementary special education teacher.
    I have always believed that the lessons we learn through sport can give us the skills to handle the daily challenges of life!

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