Meet the Coaches
We have Learn to Skate, figure skating, and hockey coaches offering a variety of lesson options!
- Performer with Disney on Ice 2016-2020 (toured North America and Asia)
- US Figure Skating Double Gold Medalist- Senior Moves in the Field and Senior Freeskate
- ISI Gold level judge
- Began skating at the age of 4, trained at the Iceplex
- Specializes in choreography, performance skills, and artistry
- Professional member of USFSA and ISI
- Available to teach all ages and levels!
- Started skating at the age of 4 and trained in Yorktown, Virginia
- Had the opportunity to train for one month in St. Petersburg, Russia
- Passed senior level moves in the field at the age of 11 and subsequently passed the supplemental
moves in the field and senior freestyle
- Final round competitor at South Atlantic Regional Championships for Juvenile Girls in 2005
- SA Member, USFS registered coach and ISI Professional member/Gold level judge
- Available to teach all ISI and USFS levels
- Specializing in choreography and artistry
Stanislav “Stas” A. Jirov
- Started skating at age 4 at St. Petersburg, Russia Skating Academy
- Master of Skating from Russia
- Russian National Team Member; competed nationally and internationally
- Principal performer in many ice shows: St. Petersburg Ballet on Ice, Disney on Ice
and Busch Gardens Productions
- Available to teach figure skating Jumps, spins, choreography, moves in the field and off-ice technique
- Available to teach hockey power skating
- Started skating at the age of 3 and trained in Lake Placid, NY and Zurich Switzerland
- PSA Master rated coach in freestyle, moves in the field, and Certified pairs coach
- USFS Nation Team Coach. IJS U.S. Technical Specialist. ISI Professional member and Gold level judge
- Former U.S. and International competitor in singles and pairs.
- Disney’s World On Ice World Tour performer and wardrobe/costume stylist
- Available to teach all ISI and USFS levels and specializing in jump/spin technique, all areas of freestyle,
pairs and moves in the field; off-ice physical and mental conditioning. CER A coach.
- Started Skating at age 9 in Louisville, Kentucky
- PSA Certified Free Skating Instructor and PSA Coaches Honor Roll member.
- Trained in Colorado Springs at the Broadmoor Skating Center and at the University of Delaware FSC
- 1998 Eastern Great Lakes Juvenile Girls Champion.
- 1999 Eastern Great Lakes Intermediate Ladies silver medalist.
- 2000 Southwestern Regional Novice Ladies silver medalist.
- 2000 Midwestern Sectional Novice Ladies pewter medalist.
- 2001 Southwestern Regional Novice Ladies champion
- 3 time National Competitor, USFS Gold Medalist
Past students include: 2014 Eastern Great Lakes Boys silver medalist; 2015 Eastern Great Lakes Juvenile Boys Champion and bronze medalist; 2015 Juvenile Boys National silver medalist; 2016 Eastern Great Lakes Juvenile Ladies Champion; 2016 Eastern Great Lakes Intermediate men silver and pewter medalist; 2016 Eastern Great Lakes Novice Ladies bronze medalist; MIF Gold medalist
- Started skating at age 5
- Trained in Boston, MA
- USFS Gold Medalist
- Canadian Gold Medalist
- Attended Regionals, Sectionals and US National Championships
- USFS Registered Coach
- PSA Senior Freestyle Rated Coach
- ISI Professional Member/Gold Level judge
- Past Figure Skating Director, Co-Director, Group Class Director and Ice Show Director
in Northern Vermont
- Past students include Gold Medalists in Freestyle and MIF, Regional, Sectionals
and National competitors.
- Over 25 years of National and International competitive experience in dance, solo dance,
synchronized skating and still competes
- USFS Gold medals in Dance, Free Dance, and Moves-in-the-field,
Novice Freestyle, and 6th Figure tests.
- Two-time National champion in ice dance
- A member of PSA, USFS, and Learn To Skate USA, with full compliance and
green light background check.
- Has coached beginners, freestyle, moves in the field, ice dance, and power skating
for over 20 years, at all levels and all ages.