The Skating Association of Maine (SAM) provides opportunities for skaters of all ages to participate in a wide range of ice skating programs in the State of Maine. Our goal is to encourage and promote participation and instruction for our members. SAM's Learn to Skate, figure skating and hockey programs are designed to provide members of all abilities equal opportunity in accordance with the rules and regulations of each sport’s National Governing Body (NGB) that support our core values of integrity, sportsmanship and fair play.
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HockeyFest 2019 is coming and is scheduled for September 7, 2019 from 11 am - 4 pm at the Camden National Bank Ice Vault. All are welcome!
Schedule is as follows:
|Time of Day||Description of event|
|11 am||HockeyFest begins|
|11:30 am - 12:50 pm||On ice skills competition* (ages 9-11 & 12-14)|
|12 noon - 2 pm||Touch-a-Truck|
|12 noon - 2 pm||Dunk Tank|
|12 noon - 3 pm||BBQ|
|1 pm - 3 pm||Off ice skills competition (ages 9-11 & 12 - 14)|
|1 pm - 3 pm||Public Skating|
|3:10 pm||Maine Moose Hockey Game|
|4 pm||HockeyFest 2019 concludes|
* registration in advance required. Details forthcoming.
Registration for the 2019/20 season is now open and available! Register before September 15 to take advantage of early bird registration savings!
Registration can be accessed by clicking here, using the link below or by clicking the image above.
Summer Pick-Up Hockey will run for a period of eight (8) weeks from June 9 to August 4 on Sunday's.
Please note the following changes to 12/14U game times:
June 16, 30, July 7, 14, 28, August 4 at 8:30 am.
July 21 game will be at 9:20 am.
Register for the Art of Teaching Workshop here!
Learn to Skate USA offers ongoing education for all class assistants, instructors and directors covering the Learn to Skate USA curriculum, teaching techniques, testing standards, class organization, safety/liability, parent education, special events, customer service and available resources.
Learn to Skate USA is offering one workshop in Hallowell:
August 24 8:30 am-2:30 pm The Art of Teaching: Designed for entry-level group instructors and seasoned professional instructors, this workshop covers core and advanced elements of group instruction, role as an instructor, lesson planning, skill development, teaching techniques and has an on-ice component. Remember to bring your skates.
Specific topics included at this workshop are :
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