Planet Ice Blackburn – Home to International Champions!
Here at Planet Ice Blackburn, we are immensely proud of our figure skaters, who bring the magic of show and dance to the ice!
Blackburn Blades Figure & Dance Club
The Blackburn Blades were formed in January 2011, and is proud to boast a membership of over 280 skaters. We have skaters of all disciplines, Figure, Dance, Synchro, Figure Pairs & Dance Pairs.
Our Skaters range from the very young, our youngest member being 3 years old, through to our oldest member being over 70 years old. We are extremely proud of all our club members and all their amazing skating abilities. Their skating skills ranging from Skate Excellence grade 4 through to IJS skaters, British Championship skaters & Champions, International and European Competitors.
We have a great team of coaches at Blackburn which are headed by Keith & Kathryn Hudson. All our coaches are highly qualified and many of them have been British champions and even Olympic competitors themselves, you are in very professional & safe hands with all our fantastic coaches.
SilverBlades Blackburn Ice Arena is a NISA centre of excellence and is also a Skate Excellence centre. It is a great place to learn the fantastic skills of this amazing sport.
We hold internal competitions each year, details of these are on our calendar. These are a great way to introduce our members who wish to compete into competition. We also hold sessions that are “for fun”! these including the annual registration evening, Halloween party and Christmas Gala (a great way to show off newly gained skills).
For more information, please visit http://www.blackburn-blades.co.uk