Greater Pensacola Figure Skating Club

About GPFSC

The Greater Pensacola Figure Skating Club (GPFSC) was founded in 1996 and is a proud member of Learn to Skate USA; the only world-class, beginning ice skating program endorsed by Olympic National Governing Bodies- U.S. Figure SkatingUSA HockeyU.S. Speedskating and the Special Olympics.GPFSC is a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization, a community of families, athletes and professionals united by a love of figure skating, with a commitment to bring excellence to every facet of the sport. Through the richness of our programs, the quality of our coaches, and the energy of our members, we ensure all of our skaters have the opportunity to pursue their dreams on the ice while always giving back to the Greater Pensacola Area community. From recreational skaters, beginners, to lifelong enthusiasts, the GPFSC continually builds its repertoire expanding ice sports throughout the Greater Pensacola area.  We invite you to experience our world-class program, coaches, and events while polishing skills, enriching lives, fostering teamwork and gaining new friendships along the way.


The mission of Learn to Skate USA is to provide a fun and positive experience that will instill a lifelong love of ice skating.


Objectives:

  • Provide a progressive curriculum that ensures success from the first steps on the ice, to the mastery of advanced skills.

  • Teach children and adults of all ages & abilities the fundamentals of ice skating, while building confidence and skills through each lesson.

  • Promote the health and fitness benefits of ice skating.

  • Equip each participant with the foundation necessary to reach their goal, be it recreational or competitive in nature.


Learn to Skate USA is a curriculum that offers something for everyone of all ages and abilities and ensures success from the first steps on the ice to mastering advanced techniques.  It is designed to teach skating in a way that is enthusiastic, challenging and fun with each level building on the next.  Most importantly, it is an excellent base for recreational skaters and the first step to training athletes for the future; whichever path you wish to pursue.

For more information on the Learn to Skate USA Curriculum: https://www.learntoskateusa.com/

 

 

Board of Directors


Judy Holmes ~ Skate Director

Melissa Frisco ~ President

Lorraine Lower ~ Vice President

Sharon Gaubert ~ Treasurer