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Nancy Altmann

  • Coaching since 2006 in New Ulm
  • USFS Gold Medalist in Moves in the Field
  • USFS Junior Freeskate
  • ISI Freestyle 8
  • Coached skaters through Junior Moves in the Field and Novice Freeskate
  • Coached Minnesota State Champions and Competitors
  • ISI Gold Judge
  • One-time Synchronized Skating Championship Competitor

Waitlist

Emma Backes

Emma Backes

  • Skated from 2nd grade through senior in college.
  • 7 years coaching experience with moves, freestyle, synchro and learn to skate.
  • Full-time Registered Dietitian
  • Degree in Exercise Science

Accepting new students

Coach Kathy Bjorkstrand

Kathy Bjorkstrand

Waitlist

Contact Kathy at kbjorkstrand@yahoo.com.

Katrina Bjorkstrand

  • 9 years of coaching experience
  • ISI Freestyle 8
  • ISI Gold Certified Judge
  • Grew up skating in NUFSC!
  • BS in Elementary Education and Certification in STEM in education from Minnesota State Mankato
Waitlist
Contact Katrina at katrinabjorkstrand@gmail.com.

Kelly Bocklund

Professional Background/Experience

  • More than 25 years experience in teaching all disciplines
  • Coached 15 students to achieve their Gold in Freestyle
  • Has coached in over 200 competitions including MN State Championships and U.S. Junior Olympics
  • Became a Canadian Judge for two years after her amateur career
  • Played on University of Toronto Women’s Hockey Team
  • Has extensive background in Dance and Fitness

Personal Background

    • Born in Vancouver, BC Canada
    • Home Club was Toronto Cricket Skating & Curling Club
    • At age 12, competed in her first Canadian National competition and passed Gold Dance
    • Qualified for four Canadian Nationals in her skating career
    • Achieved Canadian Gold status in Dance, Pairs, Figures, and Freestyle
Accepting New Students
Contact Kelly at kellybocklund@gmail.com or 952-303-3558

Sheridan Chelberg

  • Completed all USFS Learn to Skate Levels
  • USFS Intermediate Moves in the Field
  • USFS Juvenile Freeskate
  • Skating for over 10 years
  • Attending Minnesota State University-Mankato and pursuing a degree in Psychology

Accepting New Students

Contact Sherdian at sherichelb@gmail.com.

Kassidi Gomez

  • ISI Level 6

  • USFS Pre-Juvenile Moves in the Field and Preliminary Freeskate

  • Skating for 14 years

  • Current ISI Competitor

Accepting New Students.

Contact Kassidi at Kassidigomez@hotmail.com.

Coach Amy Harris

Amy Harris

  • 17 years figure skating experience
  • 7 years coaching experience
  • ISI FS 6
  • USFS Moves and Freeskate Intermediate
  • Current president of University of Minnesota Duluth Figure Skating Team
  • 4-year collegiate synchronized and intercollegiate competitor
  • Two-time competitor of the ISI World Recreational Team Championships
  • Currently also coaches at Duluth Figure Skating Club
  • Studying Biology and Public Health at UMD
  • Available during spring/summer seasons and winter break

Accepting New Students

Contact Amy at 507-276-7444.

Erica Koehler

  • Skate School Director in Hutchinson
  • Current Coach and former Basic Skills Director in Mankato
  • Coaching since 2013
  • ISI and USFS certified
  • Juvenile Moves in the Field
  • Pre-juvenile Freeskate
  • Skating experience in synchro and dance
  • Mass Communication and Media Studies degree from Arizona State University
  • Coaches Beginner through FS5

Accepting new students.

Contact Erica at 218-330-9945 or coachericak@gmail.com.

Gabi Rolloff

  • ISI Freestyle 5
  • USFS Preliminary moves and Preliminary Freeskate
  • Taking lessons to continue her own skating
  • Currently attending college at South Central

Accepting new students.

Contact Gabi at 507-766-5991 (text) or gabrieller0181@gmail.com.

 

Rashelle Weicherding

  • Coaching for 18+ years
  • Has Coached at New Ulm, Redwood Falls, Windom Area and Winona Figure Skating Clubs, and the Sleepy Eye Skating School
  • ISI Gold Certified Judge
  • Program coordinator, head coach, and show director for Sleepy Eye and Redwood Falls’ Programs for seven years
  • Windom Show Director and Head Coach.
  • District Technology Coordinator and District Assessment Coordinator for River Bend Education District in New Ulm.

Accepting New Students.

Contact Rashelle at shelleweich@gmail.com.

Junior Coaches

Ashley Harris

  • Senior Moves In the Field

  • Junior Free Skate

  • ISI Freestyle 8

  • Member of American Ice Theater
  • Training in jazz, lyrical and contemporary dance

Accepting New Students.

Contact Ashley at ashleyrharris16@gmail.com.

Lexi Johnson

  • ISI Freestyle 7

  • USFS Pre Juvenile Moves in the Field

  • USFS Preliminary Freeskate

  • Figure Skating for 12 years

  • Current ISI Competitor

Accepting New Students.

Contact Lexi at lexi.john@icloud.com.

Tatiana Rolloff

  • I am a Junior at New Ulm Public High School
  • I am currently in FS5 for ISI
  • I am currently in Preliminary Moves and Preliminary Freeskate in USFS
  • I continue to take lessons to further my own skating levels/skills
  • I compete in both ISI and USFS competitions
  • I can teach students from Beginner up to FS3

Accepting New Students.

Contact Tatiana at 507-766-4657, call or text.