Testing and Competing

Test Sessions

The Copper Country Skating Academy typically hosts two test sessions per year. An August high-test session, and a January single panel Low-test session.

Test Policies for In Club tests:

Coach Information:

Partner Information:

Refund Policy:

Full refunds (minus the convenience fee) will be given in the following cases.  At the test chair's discretion, a credit may be applied to CCSA member accounts that can be used for future club purchases:

Schedule Requests:

Turkey Trot Competition

The Turkey Trot Competition is held each November. Competitive skating is a fun way for skaters to improve their skills and perform their programs. Skaters at every skill level can register to compete in basic skills, dance, freestyle, artistic, compulsory and interpretive events. Medals and trophies will be awarded.

Information about the City of Houghton, and surrounding areas may be found in some of the following links:

Similar competitions that are of interest to the regions skaters:

For CCSA club members who are new to Turkey Trot, it is the only competition hosted by the Copper Country Skating Academy. It is a major club event requiring significant help, so volunteers are needed to help with almost everything. The two day event includes a test session on Friday, and competition on Saturday. 

There are many ways to help, including: