About Us

Copper State was formed in October 2010 to foster an elite training program and further the dreams of the next generation of figure skaters. Whether you are a beginner or a National level skater, Copper State Skating Club is the place for you!

It is our goal to provide a fun, healthy atmosphere for both competitive and recreational skaters alike. Want to learn more, come skate with us!

Copper State Classic 2019

May 10-12, 2019 Gilbert, AZ

The Copper State Classic is sanctioned by the U.S. Figuring Skating and is open to all eligible, restricted, reinstated or readmitted persons as defined by the Eligibility Rules, and is a currently registered member of a U.S. Figure Skating member club, a collegiate club or an individual member in accordance with the current rulebook. Please refer to the current rulebook for non-U.S. Citizens.

Register before March 12, 2019 to receive a $10.00 early-bird discount.

More Information

For more information download the Competition Announcement.

Skaters and Parents

Click here to register and view your competition schedule.


Click here to view your skaters’ entries and competition schedule.


Join the fun.

Copper State has various memberships for all types of skaters and families. Membership plans include:

  • Membership to U.S. Figure Skating
  • 12 issues of USFS Magazine
  • Eligibility to take USFS tests and receive certificates and patches for tests passed
  • Eligibility to compete in USFS sanctioned competitions
  • Attend club social activities and participate in club exhibitions, seminars, and clinics for free or reduced rates
  • Attend annual awards banquet and more


Test sessions are held by Copper State Skating Club for skaters wishing to enter qualifying competitions or simply to feel a sense of accomplishment. All figure skaters who are members of a member club or collegiate club may participate in the USFASA’s official tests. Tests are marked on a “pass” or “retry” basis.

For more information about U.S. Figure Skating IJS Protocol for Test Credit click here.

Upcoming testing sessions.

  • TBD – Check back for details

Testing Forms

Click here to download the Arizona Inter Club Test Application.

CSSC members only, download the IJS Protocol for Test Credit Request form.


Click here to register for the test session online.

Get in Touch

Have a question or need information?

If you have a question or need more information about Copper State Skating Club please use the emails provided to contact us.


Denise Tenboer
[email protected]

Debra Polly
[email protected]

Stephanie Wilson
[email protected]

Gordon Zaft
[email protected]

Jeff Tenboer
[email protected]

Lynn Morrison
[email protected]


2305 E. Knox Rd
Gilbert, Arizona 85296