Rink Side Figure Skating
Rink Side has been proud to offer this area’s premier figure skating programs since we
began in 1999. We are the recipient of the Ice Skating Institute’s Skating School District
We have made available a hybrid program that blends ISI (Ice Skating Institute) standards
and programs along with USFS (United States Figure Skating) standards and programs.
All Rink Side Instructors are ISI Professional Members and ISI Judge Certified; most are
PSA (Professional Skaters Association) Members.
The instructors keep constant watch for new information, programs and certification,
including via the internet. By constantly re-educating ourselves as well as learning new
ideas and techniques, we can proudly say we have one of the most qualified staffs in the
Rink Side is also the home of Southport Figure Skating Club . SSC is a USFS Club that has
been in operation for over 25 years. In collaboration with SSC, Rink Side brings in
National, World, and Olympic level coaches and coaching clinics/seminars each year.
Rink Side offers: USFS “Moves In The Field” Classes; ” Low, Medium, High, & Elite Power
Edge” Classes; “Only Axels” Classes; “Flying Spin” and “Spin” Classes. These are just a
sampling of the unique classes available.
We have it all here at Rink Side under one roof….we are proud to say we are a truly well
rounded training facility!