Director of Programs, Competitive Team
NCCP Level 3 Certified
Coach/Choerographer, National, International & Junior World Championships
10 Years Coaching Experience
National Level Technical Specialist
Keegan Murphy began his skating career in Squamish, British Columbia under the tutelage of his mother, Eileen Murphy. Keegan established himself as a Canadian medalist and international contender for British Columbia and Canada through the Novice and Junior ranks, Keegan represented Canada internationally on the Junior Grand Prix Circuit for 5 years and won the silver medal at the 2002 Canadian Championships in Junior Men.
In his 10 years of coaching, Keegan has quickly produced a stable of provincial and national champions as well as international competitors on the Junior Grand Prix Circuit, ISU Junior World Championships and ISU Senior International Circuit. With previous experience at the national level as a Technical Specialist, Keegan combines his competitive experience with this ISU knowledge.
As the Director of Skating Programs for the Connaught Skating Club in Richmond, BC since 2009, Keegan has honed his skill of building structures while creating a 500+ organization spanning from the CanSkate & Junior Academy programs. All the while, fostering team coaching environment and seminar organization, ice show direction and national/international athlete travel.
Life skills are at the crux of Keegan’s coaching philosophy. The experience, confidence and composure that his athletes gain from their on ice training will lift them onto even greater things after their competitive careers.