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SQSA Power Skating

SQSA Power Skating

Fall Tune Up Clinics

  • Mondays @ Parade Studio Rink
  • September 12-October 17
  • 4:00-4:45pm - Squirt/10U
  • 4:45-5:30 - PeeWee/12U & Bantam/15U
  • Cost for 6 week session - $210
  • Drop-In - $40 per day (if spots are available)

Email sqsahockey@gmail.com for Drop-in availability or any other questions.

SQSA Parade is a skating school that operates out of Parade Ice Arena.  They have an excellent group of coaches that have extensive experience teaching skating.  

Skating is the foundation of hockey!  Hockey players need to be able to be able to move from inside edge to outside edge with power.   SQSA offers power skating classes for Minneapolis Hockey players that want to improve their skating to improve their game!

Katrina Stewart

Power Skating Director/Coach

SQSA Power Skating classes are for current hockey players only.

BEGINNING SKATERS (non current hockey players):  See our Learn to Skate program for beginning skating classes.


SQSA Learn to Skate

Fall Learn to Skate

Classes will run October 1 - December 10 (10 weeks)

  • Hockey Skills class - Saturdays at 11:00am
  • Tots/Pre Alpha classes will be run on Saturdays and Tuesdays

HOCKEY SKILLS: Skating skills for beginning hockey players. Fast-paced, forward & backward skating, stopping, and turning. Must be able to skate independently/unassisted to participate. Not intended for first time skaters. Suggested prerequisites include Tots and/or PreAlpha or similar.  No sticks. Pads/breezers optional.

TOTS 1 (beginners ages 3-5): Learning is fun with songs and games! This is the perfect place for 3-5 year-old beginners who want to start their hockey and/or figure skating careers off right, or just want to be able to skate independently with friends and family. On- and off-ice sit and stand with skates, mechanics of falling and marching, dip in place and beginning gliding, forward swizzle, backward wiggles.

TOTS 2 (beginners ages 3-5, pre-requisite Tots 1): Learning is fun with songs and games! This is the perfect place for 3-5 year-old beginners who have take Tots 1 and want to start their hockey and/or figure skating careers off right, or just want to be able to skate independently with friends and family. On- and off-ice sit and stand with skates, mechanics of falling and marching, dip in place and beginning gliding, forward swizzle, backward wiggles. 

PRE-ALPHA (beginners ages 6-12, and skaters who have passed Tots): This is the perfect place for 6-12 year-olds who want to start their hockey and/or figure skating careers off right, or just want to be able to skate independently with friends and family. Mechanics of falling, pushing and gliding forward and backward, swizzles, wiggles, one foot proficiency, beginning stops, T pushes, curves, two foot hops and turns.

Sarah Suemnig

Learn to Skate Program

SQSA Learn to Skate Programs

Check here for class schedules and registration