Skating school De Uithof

About our Skating School

Do you want to learn how to skate? Or do you want to go through the turn even faster? Schaatsschool De Uithof offers various courses at De Uithof. Are you not sure which course is best suited for you? Contact our Skating School via schaatsschool@deuithof.nl or call 070 – 404 44 59. They will try to help.

Courses & lessons

Skating School De Uithof offers various courses and lessons:

Skating School Levels

Our skating school is for everyone. At Schaatsschool De Uithof you are welcome as a beginner, but also if you want to refine your technique.

Below you will find the skating levels of Schaatsschool De Uithof:

Start level
This is the level for the beginner.
You can not stand on the ice skates on the ice.

Level 1
At level 1 you can get on the ice on the skates.
No skating technique, but you are able to move forward.

Level 2
Can do the sidewards skating movement in the skating posture.
Can brake and speed up.

Level 3
Has the skating position under control.
Can do the sidewards skating movement. Has a relaxed catch. Can continue to glide straight on one leg.
Has mastered the arm movement.

Level 4
Knows the principles of the turn but loses speed.
Can ride a lap. Can ride a steigerung.

Level 5
Has the turn under control and can also make speed there.
Can ride at least 5 laps consecutively. Rides it in the skating position with the arm movement.

Level 6
This is a training level for people with good technique.
High speed in the turn is no problem.
Sprinting and rides laps for a longer period of time.
All this while retaining technique.

Level 7
This is a competition level group.