Accepting new students for private or group lessons
NCCP Level 2 certified
NCCP Level 3 technical
27 Years coaching experience
Is currently the Mission Skating Club CanSkate Coordinator, StarSkate Coordinator and Program Assistant Coordinator.
Skate Canada - Coach Training Certificate - ISU Judging System 2005
Precision Four Star Program – for Synchronized Skating 1995
Off-ice Trained - Dry land jumps and Stretches
Personal test record: Gold freeskate, gold skills, senior bronze dances
Coached skaters at StarSkate Level, Competitive Level, Sectional level and BC winter games.
Coached skaters to test at gold and novice freeskate, gold skills and junior silver dance levels.
Choreographed routines for the Mission Skating Club Gala and ice carnivals
Began Coaching in 1986
Has coached Figure Skating in Nakusp, New Denver, Langley, and Mission, B.C.
Complete Level 2
Partial level 3 theory and technical
Certified CanSkate instructor
Certified by the Coach Association of Canada
First Aid Certified
Special Olympics Coach Certified
30 years experience as club coordinator for multiple programs
Regional and provincial coach for special olympics
Successfully coached skaters to gold level test achievements of StarSkate in disciplines of free skate, skills dance and interpretive.
Successfully coached skaters to test achievements competitive to the novice level
Successfully coached skaters at the regional and sectional (provincial) level
NCCP Level 2 Certified
NCCP Level 3 in Training
CanSkate Update Clinic
Coaching since 1994
Personal Tests: Gold Free Skate, Senior Silver Dances, 6th Figure, Novice Competitive, Junior Bronze American Pairs
Competed at Sectionals, Eastern Divsionals, Ontario Winter Games and some minor International Competitions
Trained at North Bay Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario, Toronto Ontario, Plattsburgh NY, Rochester NY, Watertown NY
Been coached by: Robert O’Toole, June Barringham, Paul Fisher, Osbourne Colson, Vivien & Michael James (British Dance Coaches), Mary Ames (American Coach) Adel & Michael Tamres (American Dance Coaches)