Coach Emily Galan

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   Email:

      egalan@uwo.ca

   Phone Number:

     519-868-7588

   Coaching Since:

     2010

   NCCP Certification Level:

     Level 1 Certified & Level 2/ISPC Trained

Training / Education

  • Bachelor of Arts: Honors Specialization in Kineisology
  • CEP Silver Status

Coaching Objectives

  • I work with my skaters to accomplish their personal goals
  • I believe skaters need to be continuously challenged to excel in all disciplines of the sport
  • I strive to provide optimal opportunities for my skaters to learn and grow both on and off the ice
  • I want my skaters to gain confidence, independence and determination through skating

Specialties

  • I enjoy teaching all disciplines of skating but I specialize in freeskate
  • I place a strong emphasis on jumping, spinning and stroking techniques
  • I choreograph freeskate and interpreative programs for all levels

Skating Background

  • Gold Freeskate Elements, Senior Silver Program
  • Gold Skating Skills
  • Gold Dances
  • Gold Interpretive
  • Gold Couples Interpretive
  • Currently skating on the Open Synchronized Skating team
  • Won gold at the National Synchonized Skating Championships in 2013 and 2014 at the Intermediate level
  • Competed Pre-Novice Ladies  

Skaters and Personal Accomplishments

  • Home Region Skater of the Year 2009, London Skating Club
  • Program Assistant of the Year 2010, London Skating Club
  • Most Improved Senior Skater 2008, London Skating Club