We have provided first-rate coaching and figure skating programs to the Northern Virginia, Washington, DC area for nearly 50 years. We offer freestyle sessions, high performance specialty sessions, off-ice conditioning, and additional tools such as jumping harnesses to competitive skaters and aid them in their development.
Fairfax Ice Arena is proud to be the home ice rink of the Skating Club of Northern Virginia (SCNV). Founded in 1975, the SCNV is a member club of U.S. Figure Skating, the governing body for the sport of figure skating in the United States.
Session Credit Rates
60 minute session = 6 credits
50 minute session = 6 credits
40 minute session = 5 credits
30 minute session = 4 credits
20 minute session = 3 credits
Specialty session with coaching = 6 credits
Stroking session with coaching = 5 credits
Freestyle sessions are held Mondays–Fridays, and Sundays for figure skaters in level Beta and higher. Login / create a profile to view schedule and register for freestyle sessions.
Freestyle Sessions will resume on Friday June 12, 2020.
Specialty sessions are offered during our summer season for jumps, stroking and footwork. These sessions will be taught by staff coaches who have expertise in these areas. Each session will offer a unique opportunity for skaters of all levels to focus on improving their technical skills.
If you would like to sign up for a freestyle session, follow the directions below:
3779 Pickett Road, Fairfax, VA 22031
The following are the credit packages and session credit rates for the freestyle sessions.
40 credits = $110 ($2.75 per credit)
80 credits = $188 ($2.35 per credit)
120 credits = $270 ($2.25 per credit
180 credits = $369 ($2.05 per credit)
We offer five different level types for the freestyle sessions. Levels are defined as what level you will be competing at in the upcoming season. Instructor approval is required.
B.Low: Beta–Freestyle 6
Mix: Freestyle 2 and up
Med: No test (lutz and up)
Med/High: Consistent axel and up
High: Qualifying Juvenile and up
Special: Specialty sessions including Jumps, Stroking and Footwork
No moves or dance allowed on Med/High and High sessions.
Payment must be made online in advance before the skater goes on the ice. Fairfax Ice Arena monitors the sessions to ensure that the skaters on the session are registered and are following etiquette. Skaters who go on the ice during a session and are not registered will be charged an additional service fee of 3 credits for the violation. Fairfax Ice Arena reserves the right to ask skaters who are on the ice and are not registered for the session to leave and or to charge them the additional 3 credit service fee for the violation.
Skaters must cancel at least 15 minutes before the session start time or lose their credits.
Payment of the session does not include the price of a private lesson. All payments for private lessons must go through our payment system.
Always exercise caution during freestyle sessions and follow etiquette.
Policies are subject to change. If you have any questions or concern, please contact us.