Ice Skating Training Facilities
San Diego Figure Skating Communications
Adult Recreation &
Adults are an under utilized market for ice skating facilities and recreation centers. Which comes first, the market demand or scheduled ice sessions at times that will attract specific types of clientele?
A new facility may not have the advantage of an existing, thriving organized group of people who are promoting different types of ice activities. Lacking such an existing supporting organization can be overcome if management actively becomes involved in developing a market demand by being helpful in establishing supporting associations, leagues, and/or clubs that will promote and host various adult activities such as:
Note: Participation in curling, hockey, and speed skating group classes should occur priorMany recreational centers offer classes in ballroom, round, and square dancing plus organized dance weekly parties. Other adult activities may include hand ball, squash, badminton, volleyball, jazzercise, pilates, weight lifting, swimming, basketball, karate, and other marshal arts.
to anyone starting in organized practice sessions that cater to beginners in curling, hockey,
or speed skating.
The following internet links have been gleaned from personal communications
combined with information from public institutions and athletic organizations/
associations that have a web presence with information concerning team and
individual sports programs:
All materials are copy protected.
The limited use of the materials for education purposes is allowed providing
credit is given for the source of the materials.