Our Coaches

Our Club coaches teach Basic Skills Classes and offer private lessons at the Mid-South Ice House.  Send them an email or text about any questions you may have concerning private instruction.

Carla Bressler $75/hr
cjbressler@hotmail.com
901-674-6878
Accredited PSA Member | CER A, C

Cadence Brunzlick $70/hr
cadence.brunzlick@gmail.com
715-216-9090

Amber Campbell $80/hr
acampbell@kmbs.konicaminolta.us
901-832-2031
Accredited PSA Member | CER C
Special Olympics Volunteer

Brandon Conrad $70/hr
conradbrandon96@gmail.com
901-827-0140
Accredited PSA Member | CER C

Christen Conrad $70/hr
conradchristen132@gmail.com
901-351-5155
Accredited PSA Member | CER C

Tiffany Lehmann $75/hr
jtlehmann7@gmail.com
901- 603-8846
Accredited PSA Member | CER C

Christina Phipps $90/hr
cphipps@fvsasolutions.com
901-483-8020
USFS Gold Medalist – MIF, FS
PSA Member | CER A, C

Gennady Kaskov $90/hr
gkaskov@icloud.com
World Champion
IJS Specialist and Olympic Coach
PSA Member | CER A

Finding the Right Coach | Hiring a Private Coach | Changing Coaches

The Figure Skating Club of Memphis has a professional coaching staff that follows the coaching requirements set forth by US Figure Skating.  Our professional staff follows the coaching requirements set forth by U.S. Figure Skating.  All coaches are members of US Figure Skating, compliant with USFS Continuing Education Requirements and carry private insurance as mandated by USFS.  All coaches listed are members of the Professional Skaters Association, an organization dedicated to the education, training, and accreditation of figure skating and hockey coaches worldwide.  Our rink is a member of the PSA Excellence On Ice Program.

 

Category A:Professional Coach of Qualifying Levels of Competition Skaters
Defined as one who is coaching, teaching or instructing one or more skaters or teams that are participating in qualifying levels of qualifying competitions or championships. This includes, but is not limited to: primary coaches, choreographer, assistant coaches, and element specialists (spin coaches, jump coaches, style coaches etc.) Qualifying competitions are defined as regionals, sectionals, synchronized skating sectionals and adult sectionals. Championships are defined as U.S. Junior Championships, U.S. Championships, U.S. Synchronized Team Skating Championships, U.S. Adult Championships and U.S. Collegiate Championships.

Category B:Professional Coach of Skaters participating in the following U.S. Figure Skating Sanctioned Events (excluding Qualifying Events covered in Category A)
Defined as one who is coaching, teaching or instructing one or more skaters or teams that are participating in non- qualifying levels of sanctioned competitions or championships. This includes, but is not limited to: primary coaches, choreographer, assistant coaches, and element specialists (spin coaches, jump coaches, style coaches etc.); U.S. Figure Skating tests (pre-preliminary and up); Nonqualifying competitions(pre-preliminary and up); Nonqualifying event at a qualifying competition.

Category C:Group Skating Instructors
Teaching skating in a group setting carries its own unique set of challenges, however if managed properly, group teaching offers tremendous opportunities for the growth and development of all U.S. Figure Skating programs. In order to complete the CER C requirement instructors will need to pass three courses, one from each of the different topic areas:

  1. Class Organization and Management
  2. Basic Skating Skills, Teaching Techniques and Evaluation
  3. Growth and Retention of Members