Our Mission

To create, maintain and enhance a healthy and positive environment in which our members can develop physically and emotionally while building character through the sport of figure skating, at all ages.

facts about our club

  • We are a volunteer organization. 
  • Skating Club Vail has been operational since 1979.
  • We are located in the heart of beautiful Vail.
  • We are the largest skating club in the Eagle Valley - we have developed strong alliances with Vail Recreation District (VRD), Beaver Creek and the Town of Vail, as well as with the towns of Breckenridge and Eagle.
  • Besides attracting skaters from across the valley, we also attract skaters from all over the world.
  • We strongly adhere to the U.S. Figure Skating SafeSport Program rules.
  • We have PSA and Master rated coaches, who are also Gold level certified ISI Judges.
  • All of our coaches have competed at the National or Olympic level. 
  • We like to put on shows.  Our Winter show delights spectators year after year.  We also like to invite local schools and organization to to a variety of events we hold throughout the year.
  • We host competitions and testing sessions. We have successfully held the Vail Invitational for now 35 years!
  • We welcome camps, figure skaters and coaches from all over the world.

Facilities

Dobson Ice Arena, our main ice rink, is located in the heart of Vail, on the in-town bus route on West Meadow Drive, across from the Vail Library. 

Parking for Dobson Ice Arena is available in the Lionshead parking structure.


Coaching Staff

We pride ourselves for having best-in-class coaching.  Our coaches offer individual and group lessons, performance classes, jump clinics, camps... Our coaches are strong believers in off-ice training and highly recommend that all skaters supplement their skating activities with dance, yoga or pilates-type of activities, all of which are offered in the Vail Valley. See Coaches


Board Members

President - Susan Bruno

Vice President - Karin Pellerito

Treasurer - Sheila Sandoval

Secretary - Samantha Snyder