IceSkating.London (ISL) was created by Marika Humphreys-Baranova OLY & Vitaliy Baranov OLY, Winter Olympians in 2002 and now Ice Skating Coaches here in London.
Along with our latest coaching team members, World Championship competitors, Mina Zdravkova and Christopher Davis, ISL are able to offer lessons on both sides of the Thames.
Experienced, Licensed Ice Skating Coaches
Your ISL instructors have been coaching ice skaters of all ages and aptitudes for many years. From Toddlers and Tweens to Teens, Adults and Senior Citizens. From complete beginners taking their first steps on the ice, to National and World Championship competitors.
Ice Skating can seem tricky when you first take to the ice, but with a little help from professional coaches it gets a lot easier!
Whether you are interested in learning to skate in Figure Skating, Ice Hockey or Free Style skates, we have the know-how to get you gliding, turning, stopping and cruising safely and with confidence.
Why learn to Ice Skate?
Ice Skating is a great way to exercise in a cool atmosphere. An indoor rink feels no colder than the cheese isle in Tesco! Aside from the comfortable temperature, learning to Ice Skate offers many health benefits for people of all ages. Want to know more? Check out this blog article for the full run down on a fantastic addition to your weekly activities.
Tried and trusted Ice Skating Coaches
We’d love to be the Instructors that you choose to learn to Ice Skate with, but we know it can be difficult to make a choice without meeting someone. So here’s a little video to introduce our work and allow you to see some of our students in their “Happy Place”. Warning; smiling is a spontaneous reaction when Ice Skating.
Take a peek at us and some of our ice skating students (and us) in action below!
Click the Picture to watch us skate in the final at the Winter Olympics
No, we didn’t win a medal along with 21 other teams in the event who didn’t make the podium, but it was a Bucket List moment that took a lot of dedication. And we did it all without lottery funding and while holding down jobs!