CanPowerskate is a high energy, skill based powerskating course geared towards minor hockey players of all ages. The program exposes players to the fundamentals of balance, agility, and stride, with 6 level progressions. All material is taught to apply to game-like situations, and each session covers new movements and skills.

CanPowerskate is the only nationally recognized powerskating program offered in Canada, and only CanPowerskate and Skate Canada recognized instructors are qualified to coach the program.

CanPowerSkate Information Package – click here
Valleyview Skating Club Policies – click here

CanPowerSkate Levels

Junior Power: (Stage 3 CanSkate Complete) Skaters entering the Junior Power level will already come with the ability to skate the full length of the ice forward and backwards. The focus at this level will be on the standard skill set needed to progress to higher levels of play (forward stride/backwards stride/intro to crossovers both directions, pivots if applicable).

Senior Power:(Stage 4 or 5 CanSkate Complete) Skaters entering the Senior Power Level will build on the skills learned in Junior Power. At this level, skaters will improve their speed, agility, control, and balance to facilitate optimal hockey skill development.

CanPowerSkate Equipment

Full hockey gear is required.
Hockey skates, helmet and stick are mandatory.

CanPowerSkate Schedule

We offer 4 CanPowerSkate sessions per year:
Start Up – September (6 lessons over two weeks)
 – September to December (10 weeks) lessons available Tuesdays or Thursdays
Winter – January to March (10 weeks) lessons available Tuesdays or Thursdays
Spring – March/April (5 weeks) lessons are on Mondays

Start Up 2019 – click here
Fall/Winter 2019/2020 – click here
Spring 2020 – click here

Registering for CanPowerSkate

Next session begins Monday, March 30, 2020 (4 lessons over 5 weeks for $64)

Register Online: click here
Instructions for registering online- click here

Registration Inquiries:
NOTE: Please include your child’s full name, plus the day and level they are skating in all emails to the Registrar.
Please contact Alice Munger at