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Figure Skating

The National Sports Center Skating School offers several options for skaters who have progressed through our Learn to Skate program. We strive to develop each skater’s interest and potential in the sport of figure skating in a supportive and fun environment while promoting the highest level of professionalism and good sportsmanship.

Ice Contract

Please use the following contracts to secure ice time. They are in PDF format for convenient download and printing.

  • Offered to skaters who wish to purchase additional practice time to work on skills.
  • Can be purchased by skaters to schedule private lesson time from one of our qualified staff instructors.
  • Fee covers ice only.
  • Instructor fee is additional and is paid directly to the instructor.
  • For list of private instructors please contact skating school at 763-717-3891, email or 763.717.3209, email or check the NSC Figure Skating Staff page. All guest coaches must obtain permission from the skating Directors prior to coaching and be approved by the NSC Figure Skating Department to coach on any NSC ice time, Pro’s ice, ice contract or open skate.
  • During the contract registration window, please check the on-line registration system for session openings. Sessions are filled on a first come-first serve basis.
  • Refund Policy
    - No refunds on contract ice. However refunds due to serious injury will be given with a doctor's note. Note must be received 72 hours from date of injury.


Forms and links

ISI Freestyle Testing

Freestyle 1 – 10 testing

Registration Link <> Registrations are accepted on a first come, first serve basis. No refunds

ISI test day procedure

Upcoming test dates

  • October 11, Rink 3, 6:15 - 7:45p
  • November 22, Rink 3, 10 - 1:15p
  • December 9, Rink 3, 10:15 - 1p
  • January 15, 2024, Rink 3, 10:15 - 1:15p

US Figure Skating Club/Northern Blades NSC FSC

In addition, we also have a US Figure Skating Club associated with our program (membership required). Please refer to the Northern Blades NSC club website for more information on their programs.

Skating Contacts

Anna Leik

Phone: 763.717.3209 Fx: 763.785.5650

Jane Schaber

Phone: 763.717.3891 Fx: 763.785.5650

NSC Fund For Play

The NSC Fund For Play is the contribution and donation arm of the National Sports Center Foundation. We are dedicated to improving the lives of Minnesota residents by creating programs and initiatives that support a diverse and engaged community. If you would like to make a donation to improve the health, well-being, and outlook of participants through access to sports and healthy, safe environments, please click HERE.

Thank you for considering!