Do you have Freestyle sessions at the William B. Troubh Ice Arena?

William B. Troubh Ice Arena offers year-round open freestyle sessions. Edge, Conditioning, Program Practice, Spin Class and other specialty classes are offered as well. Most sessions are 50 minutes long, followed by an ice-make. Freestyle ice is a great time to practice your skating skills or schedule a private lesson. When not in a private lesson, to qualify to skate on freestyle ice, skaters must be *ISI Gamma/*USFS Basic Level 6 or higher. Lower level skaters, who schedule a private lesson, must be 6+ years old and accompanied by their coach AT ALL TIMES.  

On-line registration is mandatory for all freestyle ice and specialty classes. 

To learn more about Freestyle Ice: Click Here

FMI: vla@portlandmaine.gov/207-808-5491

*ISI Gamma/*USFS Basic Level 6 Qualifications(Skaters can complete the following maneuvers.)

● (5) Right-Foot-Over-Left & (5) Left-Foot-Over Right Backward Crossovers ● Right and Left Foot Outside Edge ● T-Stop

For more information on skating levels: ISI Skating Levels (video demonstration included)




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1. When is the William B. Troubh Ice Arena open?
2. I’ve never been to the William B. Troubh Ice Arena. How do I find my way around?
3. Where can I park?
4. I’m a recreational skater. What programs are available for me?
5. Does the William B. Troubh Ice Arena have seating for the public?
6. Must I pay for public skating if I’m only watching?
7. Can my child / myself bring a chair, or other skate aid on the ice to help with balance?
8. My child is only 1 and a half years old, can I carry him/her around?
9. Can I go on the ice with my shoes on?
10. Can I wear headphones to listen to music while I am skating?
11. Do you have rental skates? What size would I wear?
12. Do you have Freestyle sessions at the William B. Troubh Ice Arena?
13. Do you have public skating on Saturdays and Sundays?
14. What if I just want to play hockey?
15. My child loves skating. Do you offer birthday party packages?
16. Do you sharpen skates and what hours is this service available?
17. How do I get information on skating lessons?
18. What ages can take skating lessons?
19. I’m an adult – what is available to me for skating lessons?
20. I keep hearing about an ice show. What is the Ice Show?
21. When is the Ice Show?
22. Is the William B. Troubh Ice Arena open year round?