Monday 20 August 2018

Registration for Pre-CanSkate, CanSkate, CanPower programs and Private Lessons

We offer Summer Lessons! Watch for Registration Dates!

Watch for exciting information about online registration!

Registration MUST be done in person. We now accept Visa, Master card and American Express.  All late registrations will be subject to a $50 late administration fee.

$40 Skate Canada Fee consists of the following: $32 SC Fee+ $3.00 Safe Sport Fee +.65 Skater Insurance fee + $4.35 ASC admin Fee.

A responsible person, not including your skater's coach, MUST remain with your skater while they are on the ice. To respect our skaters, we ask that parents ensure any siblings or friends at the rink refrain from distracting activities in the stands.

"No video filming is to be done during Abbotsford Skating Club sessions unless the filming is done by a Skate Canada coach, under the direction of the skater's coach or with approval from an ASC club coach."

At registration, be prepared to bring the following:

  • Skate Canada Number
  • Coach Information
  • Ice Credits
  • Tests passed
  • Registration must be accompanied with payment. Cheques made payable to "Abbotsford Skating Club".
  • Visa and Mastercard payments are now accepted
  • If you do not have a music commitment cheque at registration you will not be permitted to register. You may leave a cash or credit deposit if you'd prefer.

Also, please note:

  • All skaters MUST be registered before your sessions begin. You will not be allowed on the ice if we have not received your registration and payment.
  • First registration priority is given to ASC skaters with accounts in good standing. All other applications are considered first-come, first-served.
  • Skaters are not permitted to sell or trade sessions
  • For private session skaters, there are music playing responsiblities - see "Music Playing" section
  • Skaters who purchase private sessions that include EMI must be aware that participation in EMI is strongly encouraged.
  • Before you submit your registration, confirm lesson bookings with your coach. However skater may skate sessions with out a coach. 
  • Late registrations will be accepted. However, the rates will not be pro-rated until three weeks into the season.
  • A $50 last registration fee will be charged for existing members registering after the final set registration date.

If you have questions regarding registration, please contact Kendall Phinney by email. (Registration emails are checked every other day.)

Out-of-club Coaches please contact our Club Pro-Liason, LidaRuffel by email for permission to coach on our club sessions.

Please refer to the Skaters' Agreement and Etiquette here.


KidSport is a community based sport-funding program that provides grants for children 18 and under to participate in a sport season of their choice. There are 40 community chapters in BC and over 175 chapters across Canada. With the help from dedicated corporate partners, KidSport works to fulfill its mission of eliminating the financial barriers to sport participation, ‘So ALL Kids Can Play!’

Fast Facts:

As little as $200 can provide a child a season of sport

  • KidSport was established by Sport BC in 1993
  • Provides grants for financially disadvantaged children under 18 years old, to participate in an organized amateur sport
  • Over 175 chapters across Canada
  • There are approximately 300 volunteers operating over 35 community chapters in BC
  • There are 62 sports in BC that qualify for KidSport grants
  • There are 1.2 million children living in BC families
  • There are 650,000 people who participate, volunter, or officiate in organized sport in BC

Please check out the website,, and download the application form for the Chapter in your community to apply for funding.

Canadian Tire Jumpstart Program

Canadian Tire Jumpstart is a national charitable program that helps financially disadvantaged kids participate in organized sport and recreation. We help cover registration, equipment and/or transportation costs.

  • Canadian Tire Jumpstart helps financially disadvantaged kids ranging in age from 4 to 18.
  • Potential Canadian Tire Jumpstart program recipients are selected through local chapters.

To apply for funding, go to