Cambridge Speed Skating Club offers an affordable Try Before You Join program throughout the year. The program is designed to be a fun introduction for children to the sport of speed skating. Try Before You Join includes 4 on-ice lessons during our first skating session. It also includes speed skate rental.

2021-2022 Season

Try B4 You Join is always open! 4 sessions with skate rental for $40! Contact to reserve your dates today!

Special TryB4UJoin Sessions
Skate fitting and registration is on Saturday, August 14th from 10:30AM to 12:00PM at Hespeler Memorial Arena. Payment is by e-transfer. The cost is $40 which includes the skate rental. Contact us at if you are unable to make the skate fitting time.

You will be met at the front door of the Arena at the start of the lesson times.

Session dates and times

Thursday, August 19th from 4:30PM to 5:30PM
Saturday, August 21st from 11:15am to 12:15PM
Thursday, August 26th from 4:30PM to 5:30PM
Saturday, August 28th from 11:15am to 12:15PM

Required equipment to bring:

  1. CSA approved, hard-shell helmet which fastens securely under the chin
  2. Neck guard with chest protector
  3. Cut resistant and waterproof gloves made of vinyl or leather
  4. Kneepads – volleyball kneepads are great
  5. Soccer-type shin guards
  6. Safety goggles

For more information please contact the club at