Ice Skating in Portsmouth
The Portsmouth area ice rink is just across the harbour in Gosport and during 2016 it was given an expensive facelift, costing several hundred thousand pounds. The ice was re-surfaced ,new lighting and music systems were installed and the whole facility brought bang up to date.
They run a full and varied programme which includes parent and toddler groups, after school sessions, instruction and training from beginners to experts, disco’s, Ice Shows and lots more too. Corporate events, birthdays and other celebrations are no problem for them either.
At Christmas, there is often an ice rink installed at Gunwharf Quay, so residents and visitors to Portsmouth have great facilities available, if they want to go ice skating.
The Skate UK course is a programme of basic skills; these are the fundamentals of the sport. Once a skater has completed this programme then they have the basic knowledge of the sport. This programme is tested under a progressive and continuous testing structure.
Ice rink offering parent/toddler sessions, discos, after school skating and glove/sock hire.
The Royal Pavilion Ice Rink has opened six sessions on Boxing Day and New Year’s Day to enable wheelchair users to book in advance to skate over the Christmas period alongside skaters of all abilities