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Welcome to the Skating Association of Maine

~~The Skating Association of Maine (SAM) is an organization with over 300 members. SAM’s mission is to encourage and promote ice skating programs in the State of Maine. SAM’s purpose is to encourage and promote the participation, instruction, practice and advancement of its members in the sport of skating on ice, including, but not limited to Learn to Skate, Figure Skating, and Hockey, in accordance with the rules and regulations of each sport’s National Governing Body (NGB) and to instill the ideals of sportsmanship, honesty, and teamwork.

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Learn to Skate

Upcoming Sessions


Dec. 12 - Jan. 23, 2017   (No classes: 12/26)

January 30 - March 13   (No classes: 2/20)

March 20 - April 24

May 1 - June 12   (No classes: 5/29)


Mondays - SEE ICE TAB

USFS Test Session

There will be a USFS test session hosted by the Skating Association of Maine at the Ice Vault on Monday, February 20, 2017 from 7:30 am - 12:30 pm. 

"Skate Your Heart Out - 2017"

The eleventh annual Compete USA Basic Skills Competition, “Skate Your Heart Out”, sponsored by the Skating Association of Maine will be held at the Camden National Bank Ice Vault, 203 Whitten Road, Hallowell, Maine on Monday, February 20, 2017.


Thank You Shaw's in Augusta for your donation to the Skating Association of Maine. Your generous donation of $500 will go a long way to helping us with our mission in making Hockey and Skating programs affordable to the greater central Maine Community.


SAM Inclement Weather Policy:

Practices or Games will be held and only cancelled if the Ice Vault is closed for inclement weather conditions. Only the SAM Hockey Chairperson can cancel a practice or game if the Ice Vault is open for business.  Parents still have their personal choice to have their player attend or not attend a practice or game during inclement weather conditions.