NCCP Level 3 Certified, Partial Level 4
Coach, National, International & Junior World Championships
35 Years Coaching Experience
As a professional coach, Eileen experience training athletes from the grassroots level through to national and international competition. Throughout her coaching career, she has held the position of Head Coach/Skating Director of the Squamish Skating Club. During these years, Eileen also travelled into Vancouver as a competitive coach at the BC Centre of Excellence to train her high level athletes who competed nationally and internationally on the Grand Prix Circuit. For many years, she has developed skaters who have achieved Skate Canada Gold Tests in Figures, Free skate, Skills, and Dance as well as skaters competing all levels of Competitive Tests up to and including Senior in Singles, Pairs, and Dance. Eileen's opportunities for professional development throughout Canada, U.S. and Europe have allowed her to share valuable knowledge with her athletes and colleagues. This experience has given her a great appreciation and open mind as to the many different ways to present and deliver skills to students in the sport of figure skating.