Skating season is around the corner and we prepared tips for the best season. (video)

Tip 1: Wear your Canadian gear.

The photo was well worth the wait ?? #shefinallygotherjacket #canada

A photo posted by Cody Wong (@codabears) on

Tip 2: Hit the gym for a training session like Michelle Long.

Training hard or hardly training ?! ??? #figureskaterfitness #figureskaterbootcamp #flexafit

A photo posted by Michelle Long (@themichellelong) on

Tip 3: Express and visualize your movements with modern art.

Meanwhile on ice…#figureskating #dancingonice #icedance #icedancing #figureskater #dancing

A photo posted by Paper Clip Dancers (@paperclipdancers) on

Tip 4: Practice your strides with people who are worth melting for.

Even when I’m not skating, I’m skating?

A photo posted by Megan Yim (@megan.yim) on

Tip 5: Invite your friends and even bring your dog along – the more the merrier! (video)

Puppy’s first ice skate ⛸ #pashapants #giantpaws #dogsonice #alaskadog

A video posted by Pasha Hope, The Bullmastiff (@pasha_pants) on

These steps will prepare you for any skating arena. (video)

CanSkate registration is available now for the 2016-2017 season. Tag @skate_canada on Instagram to share your skating story. (video)

Good luck to the Canadian skaters at the Junior Grand Prix in Ostrava, Czech Republic this week.

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