Membership Benefits

  • Full skating members are able to attend club parties, skate a solo or small group number in the Holiday Show and attend the annual banquet at the member rate. 

  • Members who have passed their tests receive USFS pins and recognition at the banquet. 

  • Members have priority when signing up for test sessions sponsored by the club and when contracting freestyle ice, and receive a reduced rate for contracted ice.  

  • Members also have priority when registering for special off- and on-ice training seminars or classes sponsored by the club. 

  • Members 11 years old and up may join the Junior Activities Committee which helps at club events and plans and carries out community service activities.

  • Representing members who have passed their Intermediate Freestyle test are eligible to skate a solo in the annual spring show.

  • Club membership includes membership in US Figure Skating and a subscription to SKATING magazine.

  • The membership year runs from July 1 to June 30.

Membership Levels

Introductory Membership: $75.00   Introductory Membership is a full membership available to an individual who does not or has not previously belonged to a USFS club.  This special membership is for one year and any year after that will be at regular club rates.  Renewing members and any skater already affiliated with another club do not qualify for this offer.

Full Membership:  $125.00   Full Membership of the Gate City FSC is available to an individual who wishes to participate in all exhibitions/events sponsored by the Club including Club parties, Annual Holiday Show and Annual Skating Banquet (additional fees may apply).  Conway Arena has offered a $1.00 off each contracted Freestyle session to all Full Member Gate City FSC skaters. 

Subsequent Full Membership:  $120.00   Subsequent Full Membership is for a second (or subsequent) skating family member.  All subsequent members have the privilege to participate in any exhibitions/events sponsored by the Club including Club parties, Annual Holiday Show and Annual Skating Banquet (additional fees may apply).   Conway Arena has offered a $1.00 off each contracted Freestyle session to all Full Member Gate City FSC skaters. 

Team Membership:  $100.00   Team membership is available to an individual who wishes to participate mainly in the synchronized skating program of the club.  This class of membership gives the privileges of participation in club parties and the option to attend the Annual Banquet at the guest rate.  No discount on Freestyle sessions is being offered by Conway Arena for this membership class.

Collegiate Membership:  $70.00   Collegiate membership is a full membership for any skater who is attending college.  This membership is valid for 4 years and does not need renewing during that period.  Collegiate members are permitted to participate in all exhibitions/events sponsored by the Club including Club parties, Annual Holiday Show and Annual Skating Banquet (additional fees may apply).  Conway Arena has offered a $1.00 off each contracted Freestyle session to all Full Member Gate City FSC skaters. 

Non-Skating Membership: $60.00   Available to parents and/or board members who wish to join the Gate City FSC.

Representing Members   A representing member is a member who has designated Gate City Figure Skating Club as their home club.

All skating members are eligible to participate in the rink/club annual spring show.