WHO WE ARE
The #TeamRetro Story...
Retro Skating Academy formed in 2010 and quickly grew to be one of the largest Artistic Roller Skating clubs in England, specializing in Figures & Free, having the benefit of a 'Home' rink.
Great Yarmouth has a vast history in Artistic Roller Skating and #TeamRetro as we have become to be known continues the legacy. Providing lessons for grass roots beginners to international athletes reaching their full potential in a safe, inclusive, fun and friendly environment as outlined by the Federation of Great Britain Skate Artistic.
Our Academy is run by volunteers and a small group of dedicated, qualified with a wealth of experience coaches and trainers, each holding a CPU licence, DBS checked, first aid qualified and with the 2020 changes, trained in CIMPSPA Covid awareness for Sports. With Head Coaches Glenn & Donna Wicks at the helm, supported by Amanda Blyth & Danielle Tuddenham have trained and guided skaters to their ultimate goals and are proud to have over 150 British & National Championship titles awarded in 10 years, along with International & European medals.
We offer lessons over 6 days a week, with dedicated parents, skaters hard work, volunteers fundraising all keeping the wheels rolling, keeping Great Yarmouth on the sporting map and making 'Dreams can come True!'