Waiting list closed

Unfortunately our skating lessons are currently oversubscribed, and we are not taking any new bookings at present. We hope to re-open our waiting list in April 2023.

Book your ice show tickets!

Join us for a journey into the ocean this Easter with Chelmsford Riverside Ice Skating Club in their amateur production of The Little Mermaid On Ice. Featuring colourful costumes, catchy songs and a relaxed atmosphere, it's the perfect entertainment for kids of all ages! Book your ice show tickets.

Small child being helped to balance on the adult by an adult

Our Skate school courses follow the British Ice Skating (formerly NISA) approved Learn to Skate programme.

Our parent and toddler skating courses follow the Skate Tots programme, which gently introduces little ones between the ages of two and four to the ice, through fun games.

Our skating lessons run continually throughout the year and even better when you apply, you'll be able to enjoy a host of amazing benefits, including:

  • free, unlimited ice skating for all skate school students at any public and holiday skating session.
  • quick, easy direct debit payments spread the cost of payments across the year. 
  • the option to move students up at their own pace rather than having to wait until the end of a term.
  • free skate hire.
  • regular online feedback with our Course Pro home portal; log in any time to view weekly progress and achievements. 
  • Saturdays: 8.30am
  • £39.90 per month Direct Debit for weekly lessons

All our ice skating places are full and we are currently not accepting new applications.

  • You should arrive 15 minutes before your lesson and queue at the entrance. We will call you in 10 minutes before the lesson begins. 
  • Skaters must wear long sleeves and trousers, and wear hair tied back when on the ice.  
  • Skaters need to come dressed ready for skating (with the exception of skates on).
  • Lockers are available with a 50p coin (non-refundable). 
  • One spectator is allowed in the rink.
  • Do not enter the ice pad until directed to do so. 

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