Troy Skating Club provides top quality instruction from experienced coaches. Our coaches have experience in all disciplines of skating and work with anyone from beginners to hockey players. If you would like more information on our coaches or private lessons please contact us.
Leah Hartzell- Skating Director
Leah was born and raised right here in Troy, OH and spent her entire skating career with TSC and Hobart Arena. She has her Gold MIF and competed regularly, including regional competition. After graduating from Troy High School in 2006 she went on to Ohio University where she skated on the Ohio University Open Collegiate Synchronized Skating Team, taught private lessons and was skating director for 3 years before graduation with a Bachelors in Communication. She is a PSA Rated Professional (Registered Program Director, Certified Group Lesson, Registered Freeskate), and has been coaching for 10 years. She has helped coach skaters through both Moves in the Field test as well as Freestyle Tests. She coaches both beginning level and competitive skaters. She offers private lessons for all ages and skill levels and specializes in Freeskating, Moves in the Field, Choreography, and Hockey Skills/Power
To set up private lessons contact: email@example.com
By phone: 937-475-8955
Graham Harvey attends Troy High School and plays hockey for the Troy Trojans Varsity Hockey team. This will be Grahams second year coaching with us. He is a part of our Learn to Skate USA group lesson staff.
Patti has 29 years of coaching experience and is a member of both PSA and US Figure Skating. She has a bachelors degree from The Ohio State University where she began coaching. She also serves as a board member of Troy Skating Club. As a skater she spent time touring with International Ice Shows and Disney on Ice. As a coach she has coached both beginning level and competitive skaters. She has coached regional competitors, and guided skaters to Gold MIF and Gold Freestyle tests. When Patti isn't on the ice she enjoys being involved with as many community organizations she can. Patti also enjoys encouraging skaters to be as involved in their local skating communities as they can. Patti offers private lessons for beginning level skaters, freestyle, Moves in the Field and choreography.
To contact Patti about private lessons: PAJLskate@aol.com-- (847)404-7632
Tera Kelner was born and raised in Columbus, Ohio. She has been involved in the figure skating community for more than 20 years. Tera is a registered US Figure Skating coach and has been coaching for over a decade. She has led skaters to achieve Gold Level Moves in the Field, and a spot on the Miami University Varsity Synchronized Skating team. She enjoys living a healthy lifestyle, helping and encouraging her students to become more in tune with their bodies. Tera is available to coach beginner skills for any age, Moves in the Field, Freestyle, Choreography, beginner hockey, and power skating. Contact Tera to schedule private lessons via text, email, or by phone firstname.lastname@example.org - 614-790-0399
Deb Miller has been with Troy Skating Club for nearly 20 years, and has 26 years coaching experience. Deb herself has her Gold Figures and Gold Freestyle, she also spent time performing in the Ice Capes and Atami Japan. She has coached skaters at the sectional level, as well as had many skaters complete their Gold medals in both MIF and Freestyle under her coaching. Deb is also an accomplished choreographer and choreographs programs for skaters all over the region. Deb coaches moves in the field, freestyle and choreography.
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Rachel is a Troy High School Senior and has been skating here in Troy for 11 years. Rachel is currently working on her Senior Moves in the Field and Novice Freestyle. Although this will be her first year coaching she has been assisting with classes for 7 years. When Rachel isn't at school she is either involved in a community service project, or on the ice improving her own skating skills. Rachel is a part of our Learn to Skate USA group lesson staff.
Charlie is a Troy High School Senior and has been skating for 8 years. Charlie is a part of the Troy Trojans Varsity Hockey Team and has been coaching for 1 year. When Charlie isn't in class at THS or at Edison Community College, he is on the ice here teaching Learn to Skate USA Hockey Skills and Basic Skills classes.
Arika Wagner grew up learning to skate right here at Hobart Arena with Troy Skating Club. She has completed several US Figure Skating Freestyle and Moves in the Field tests. She is a part of our Learn to Skate USA group class staff.