Coaches are invaluable in the development of an athlete’s skills. They are teachers and mentors for the thousands of young athletes they interact with in their day-to-day work. They work not only with athletes but also the athlete’s parents in setting realistic goals and the training required to reach their potential and their goals. All Skate Canada coaches are required to be trained and/or certified in the National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP).
Coaching: 8 years
Certification: NCCP Level 1 Certified
PreCanSkate & CanSkate
PreSTARSkate & STARSkate (Freeskate/Skills/Dance/Interpretive)
Specialization / Additional Skills: STARSkate, Synchronized Skating & Biomechanics of Human Movement
Coaching: 38 years
Certification: NCCP Level 2 Certified
Teaches: CanSkate,PreSTARSkate & STARSkate (Freeskate/Skills/Dance/Interpretive)
Specialization / Additional Skills: Dance & Skills
Coaching: Second year.
Certificate: In training Can Skate Coach
Availability: Tuesdays and Fridays.
Teaches - Pre-Can Skate, Can Skate and Pre-Star Skate( Shooting Stars)
Specialization/ Additional Skills - Have skated since the age of three and took a 6 year break from 2010 - 2016. Working on Senior Silver Dances and Skills and Star 6 ( senior bronze free skate).
Coaching: 7 years
NCCP: Level 1
Teaches: PreCanSkate, CanSkate,
certified, High Five Training on Long Term
Coaching: 33 years
NCCP: Level 3
Loves to teach jumps and spins!
She has Coaches skaters at the sub sectional, sectional, and provincial level.
Had many skater past gold tests in the new system and in the old three judge system.
Had skaters pass novice and junior competitive tests, and have appreciated under international coaches.