SCHOOL BREAK LEVEL DESCRIPTIONS

Tot 1 (ages 4-6)

Proper way to fall, proper way to get up, marching in standing position, marching while moving

 

Tot 2 (ages 4-6)
Two-foot jump in place, forward swizzle from standstill, single swizzle, beginning 2-foot glide

 

Tot 3 (ages 4-6)
Push and glide stroking, preparation for stop, dip, forward swizzles (3 consecutive)

 

Tot 4 (ages 4-6)
T-position and push, backward swizzles (3 consecutive), 1- and 2-foot snowplow stops (ice), backward wiggle

 

Beginner (ages 7 and up)
Follows Tot 1 and 2 curriculum

 

Pre-Alpha
Two-foot glide, one-foot glide L&R, forward swizzles (3 consecutive), backward wiggles and swizzles

 

Alpha
Forward stroking, forward crossovers both ways, one-foot snowplow stop (ice)

 

Beta
Backward skating, backward crossovers both ways, T-stop both ways

 

Gamma
R&L forward outside 3-turns, R&L forward open Mohawk combinations, hockey stop (ice)

 

Delta
R&L forward inside 3-turns, forward outside & inside edges, shoot-the-duck or lunge, bunny hop

 

Freestyle Levels 1-10
Advanced jumps, spins, arabesques and footwork