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Adult Programs

3 adults with instructor learning basic skating

You’re never too old to ice skate! Skaters ages 16 and older are invited to learn to skate or enhance their skating skills in a fun and comfortable learning environment. Classes include group instruction and free time and encourage skaters to learn at their own pace. Skaters will be grouped by age and/or ability as needed.

Age: 16+

Equipment: A helmet, such as a bike helmet or HECC helmet is required. Rental skates are available on a first-come, first-served basis and included in the class fee.

  • A program’s price represents the class experience delivered over a season (4-8 week span)
  • Special Events usually occur towards the end of a season and may be scheduled on a different day or time and in a different location than the original class.
  • An ISI (Ice Sports Industry) membership, a $15 value, is included in the class fee.
  • Additional skating opportunities (events, programs, discounts, private lessons and more) may be available.
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Got the basics, but want to develop some hockey skills? Check out Adult Instructional Hockey or Women’s Skill Clinics.

People learning to play hockey

A skills-based course designed for players with little to no hockey experience, former players looking to get back into the game, or non-competitive players seeking an opportunity to practice. Focus will be on enhancing skating technique, honing the fundamentals of hockey, and developing greater comprehension of the tactical and positional elements of the game. Classes will be divided by ability when possible.

Age: 18 and up

Requirements: For skaters who have completed at least one season of FMC Teen/Adult: Learn to Skate in hockey skates and received the appropriate recommendation from their Instructor, or the equivalent.

Equipment:Full hockey equipment is required. View our Equipment Guide.

  • A program’s price represents the class experience delivered over a season (4-8 week span)
  • Additional skating opportunities (events, programs, discounts, private lessons and more) may be available.

Participation Options:

PREREGISTER: Commit to a specific day and time for a season! You’ll secure your spot and save! A Public Hockey pass or FMC Gift Card will be provided for sessions that can’t be held due to schedule conflicts or holidays.

BUY A PASSBOOK: Purchase Convenience & Save! A book of 12 Single Session Adult Hockey Passes can be purchased for $240 in advance. Coupons are good for any single session of Adult Instructional or Organized Pick Up.

WALK ON: NO COMMITMENT! Accommodate a varying schedule and pay only for what you use! Single sessions of Adult Instructional or Organized Pick Up are $22 each.

FIND A SESSION

Brush up on your skating skills with Teen/Adult Learn to Skate, or get more game time with Adult Organized Pick-Up.

Women playing hockey

Players spend 20-25 minutes developing their basic hockey skills, including proper skating technique, passing, and shooting. Participants will then spend the remainder of the class putting these skills into play in a guided pick-up game format.

There are many ways to participate in Adult Hockey Programs. Click “Additional Details” below to learn more.

Age: 18 and up

Requirements: Women who have completed at least one season of FMC Adult Instructional and received the appropriate recommendation from their Instructor, or the equivalent.

Equipment:Full hockey equipment is required. View our Equipment Guide.

  • A program’s price represents the class experience delivered over a season (4-8 week span)

Participation Options:

PREREGISTER: Commit to a specific day and time for a season! You’ll secure your spot and save! A Public Hockey pass or FMC Gift Card will be provided for sessions that can’t be held due to schedule conflicts or holidays.

BUY A PASSBOOK: Purchase Convenience & Save! A book of Single Session Adult Hockey Passes can be purchased for $240 in advance. Coupons are good for any single session of Adult Instructional or Organized Pick Up. Combo session Passbooks are available for $360 and admit you to a Combo session of Instructional and Organized Pick Up.

WALK ON: NO COMMITMENT! Accommodate a varying schedule and pay only for what you use! Single sessions of Adult Instructional or Organized Pick Up are $22 each. Combo sessions of Adult Instructional and Organized Pick Up are $32 each.

People playing hockey

Adult Organized Pick Up is a mixed level, non-competitive pickup session. This program is not intended for players with competitive experience. Exceptions may be granted on a case-by-case basis with permission from the instructional staff. Instructors reserve the right to refuse participation of any skater who may disrupt the collaborative or developmental nature of this program. There are many ways to participate in Adult Hockey Programs. Click “Additional Details” below to learn more.

Age: 18 and up

Requirements: For skaters who have completed at least one season of FMC Adult Instructional and received the appropriate recommendation from their Instructor, or the equivalent.

Equipment:Full hockey equipment is required. View our Equipment Guide.

  • A program’s price represents the class experience delivered over a season (4-8 week span)

Participation Options:

PREREGISTER: Commit to a specific day and time for a season! You’ll secure your spot and save! A Public Hockey pass or FMC Gift Card will be provided for sessions that can’t be held due to schedule conflicts or holidays.

BUY A PASSBOOK: Purchase Convenience & Save! A book of 12 Single Session Adult Hockey Passes can be purchased for $240 in advance. Coupons are good for any single session of Adult Instructional or Organized Pick Up.

WALK ON: NO COMMITMENT! Accommodate a varying schedule and pay only for what you use! Single sessions of Adult Instructional or Organized Pick Up are $22 each.

FIND A SESSION

Get more instruction through our Adult Instructional Hockey or Instructional/Pick-up Combo. You can also checkout our Adult Hockey Leagues for more advanced play.

People learning to play hockey

A combination of the Adult Instructional and the Organized Pick Up program. Available in Cambridge, Marlboro, Raynham and Revere. Marlboro’s program is 1.5 hours for $186 / season with a walk on of $28 / session. Raynham and Revere programs are 2 hours for $228 / season. Walk on is $32 for both hours.

Age: 18 and up

Requirements: For skaters who have completed at least one season of FMC Adult Instructional and received the appropriate recommendation from their Instructor, or the equivalent.

Equipment:Full hockey equipment is required. View our Equipment Guide.

  • A program’s price represents the class experience delivered over a season (4-8 week span)

Participation Options:

PREREGISTER: Commit to a specific day and time for a season! You’ll secure your spot and save! A Public Hockey pass or FMC Gift Card will be provided for sessions that can’t be held due to schedule conflicts or holidays.

BUY A PASSBOOK: Purchase Convenience & Save! Buy a book of 12 Combo Session Passes. Price varies by location.

WALK ON: NO COMMITMENT! Accommodate a varying schedule and pay only for what you use! Combo sessions of Adult Instructional and Organized Pick Up are $32 each.

FIND A SESSION

Get more instruction through our Adult Instructional Hockey Program. You can also check out our Adult Hockey Leagues for more advanced play.

People playing hockey

Game on! FMC Ice Sports invites adults 18 and over to play in Adult No-Check & Team programs.

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I know before coming to the rink?

  • Arrive 20-25 minutes prior to the program start time.
  • Adhere to all prerequisites and equipment requirements.
  • Learn to Skate participants, be sure to wear a helmet, warm layers that allow for movement, long sleeves and pants, gloves or mittens.
  • For hockey programs, full equipment is required. Our hockey equipment list.
  • Here's a helpful Click video explaining how to put equipment on. It is best to try on equipment a few times before going to the rink.

What else should I know before registering?

Whether you're new or have skated with us before, our "General Program Information" page can answer many of your questions.

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