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Ice Patch membership

Our Ice Patch membership is perfect for accomplished skaters of any age, who need to perfect techniques for their next competition or keep their skills sharp.

Ice Patch membership (Riverside only)

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Our flexible Ice Patch membership gives ice skaters having private lessons or at NISA Grade 8 and above unlimited access to any of our patch sessions at Riverside, with no contract; so you can make your membership work for you.  

Our quick touch cards or fobs (for an additional cost) give you speedy access to the ice rink so you can practice as much as you need, at any of our patch sessions.

You can find out when patch sessions are.

What are the benefits?

With our Ice Patch membership, you'll receive:

  • Unlimited access to any of our patch sessions, with no contract.
  • You get your first hour of car parking free when using Riverside.
  • You can book classes and activities at any of our Leisure Centres up to 7 days in advance.
  • Chelmsford Theatres: £1 off full priced and standard concessionary tickets to specified shows.
  • Fling Festival: Reduced ticket prices.
  • 3foot People Festival: Priority booking 48 hours in advance of public ticket sale release (offer valid for 24 hour period only).
  • All facilities and activities subject to availability.

When can I use my membership?

Your Ice Patch membership can be used for unlimited patch sessions at Riverside ice rink; see our patch timetable for more information.

Standard prices will apply for all other activities at Riverside and our other Leisure Centres.

How much will it cost?

  • £45 monthly Direct Debit 
  • Discounted rates are not available for this membership.

How do I join?

  • You can enquire online about our brand new patch membership, or in person at one of our Leisure Centres.

Centre opening times

Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 5.30am to 10pm
Tuesday and Thursday, 6am to 10pm
Saturday, 6am to 9.45pm
Sunday, 6am to 9pm
Bank holidays: see facility opening timetables

Our facilities, including the ice rink, may have separate opening times. Please check individual pages.


All prices are correct to 30 March 2020


Contact form

Riverside Leisure Centre
Victoria Road

01245 615050

You can also give us your feedback about the new centre.

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