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Number of Years of Coaching Experience: Coaching since: 2013 Philosophy: The reason I coach is because I love to skate, and I strive to pass that love on. I believe in a fun, positive, and encouragement-based approach to coaching, which involves using creativity to meet skaters where they...

Email Address: ellis59@icloud.com Accepting new skaters now   National Level Coach Certified Been coaching professionally since 1975. Looking forward to working with Canskate level, Starskate level and Competitive Level skaters. Enjoy team coaching with other coaches.   My coaching philosophy Hoping to instill great values for the love of the sport of Skating. Training in...

Number of Years Coaching: 3 Years (2 years at March Kanata Skating Club) Philosophy: The most important part of my philosophy as a coach would have to be to ensure that my skaters have a fun and rewarding time on and off the ice. I strongly believe that...

Email: jessfontaine2929@hotmail.com Currently accepting new students   Number of Years Coaching Experience: 12 years   Philosophy: I believe that in order for an athlete to be successful there must be a joint effort and a solid relationship built between the coach, the skater and the parents. I enjoy helping skaters reach their...

Email: michcalfe1@gmail.com Currently accepting new students High Performance Coach The ONLY NCCP Level IV coach in West Ottawa Micheline Metcalfe (StarSkate, Competitive, Diamond Dances, Canskate, Professional Choreographer, Synchro Coach, Mentor Coach). Started coaching in 1978. Private lessons available    My coaching philosophy First and foremost, is to infuse in all of my...

Number of Years of Coaching Experience: Since 2006 (all at March Kanata Skating Club) Philosophy: Having been both a skater and a coach at the March Kanata Skating Club, I am incredibly proud of the programs that we offer, the skaters that we support, and the incredible love...

Email: andrea.dorico@hotmail.com        Number of Years Coaching Experience: March Kanata Skating Club: 7 years       Philosophy: My coaching philosophy is primarily to bring out the best in each skater as they pursue their dreams. Using my own passion for the sport of figure skating, I will help skaters develop their own love...

Email Address: kailalmorris@gmail.com Currently not accepting new skaters     Number of Years Coaching Experience: Coaching since 2009 (eight years at March Kanata Skating Club)       Philosophy: My coaching philosophy is to share my love of figure skating with all skaters in my care. It is through modeling that we pass on the...

Email Address: kathryncumming@hotmail.com Now accepting new students   Number of Years Coaching Experience: Coaching since 1997 Philosophy: My coaching philosophy is a holistic one.  Skating skills should be introduced from the very beginning so skaters can succeed throughout their skating career. Such early knowledge helps skaters to realize their potential and puts...

Email: bentobali@hotmail.com Number of years of coaching experience: 17 years   Coaching Philosophy: To create a positive learning environment that will allow skaters to thoroughly enjoy their skating experience while motivating them to work towards achieving their personal goals.       Qualifications/Certifications: NCCP Fully Certified Provincial Coach/Level 2       Professional Highlights: Coached skaters at the Canskate, Starskate,...