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COACHES

Private Lesson Coaches

Elizabeth Eskander

Email: eeeskand@gmail.com

Rate: $70.00/1 hour $35.00/30 min $20.00/ 15 min

Coaches: Singles, adults, MIF, edge work for hockey players, off ice, power skating and Choreography.

Personal Skating: Trained in singles and ice dance for 9 years in Wilmington, NC. 5 years in Raleigh with Oleg and Natalia Efimova and Nathan Truesdell.  Also trained in Ashburn,VA with Andrey Kryukov. 

Has Coached: adults, beginners, hockey skating skills, and special needs students.  

 

Courtnie Coon

Email: ccoon1217@outlook.com  

Phone: 202.498.6475

Rate: $30/30 mins, $60/hr 

Personal Skating: I've been skating for 23 years and have been coaching for 4 years. I've coached Learn to Skate, Sychro Teams, Production Teams, and Ice Dance.

 

Patience Goodell

Email:patience_diann@icloud.com

Rate:$25/ 30 minutes $50/ 1hour

Personal Skating: I’ve been skating since I was 10 years old.  I was on the synchronized figure skating team under Triangle Formation Synchro from 2016-2021.

Skating Skills gold medalist 

Coaching since 2021

Lera Howard


Phone: (910) 338-0643
Email: leraelise13@gmail.com
Rate: $20/ 30 minutes, $40/hour
Skating for 13 years; Learn to skate coach for 2 years

Elizabeth Lamborn

 Rate: $80/hr $90/hr Harness

Coaching Since: 2006

Facilities: Wilmington

Coaches: Singles, MIF, Choreography, Pole Harness through Quadruples, Power, Off Ice

Personal Skating: Trained in Colorado Springs, CO at the World Arena Ice Hall and Olympic Training Center. Performed in ice shows across the United States and Asia as female soloist for Magic On Ice 

2000-2006.

Has Coached: Non-Qualifying Regional, Qualifying Regional Sectional and National Competitors.

 

Morgan Parkinson

Email: mojoette@hotmail.com

Coaching: 1979 as a Can Skate/ Can Figure Skate Coach (CANADA); 1982 as a contracted coach in Winfield BC, Canada and Armstrong BC Canada; Freelance coach in multiple Okanagan clubs.

Facilities: Wilmington Ice House  2005-2022, Wilmington Polar Ice 2022-current

Coaches: Singles, MIF, Dance, Power, Off Ice and Learn to Skate

Personal Skating: Medalist in Pairs at Sectionals and Precision (Synchro) at Provincial Level. Gold and Variation Dance, Sr Silver FS and 5th Figure (CANADA).

Has Coached:  NQ Regional Medalists; Q Regional competitors. National medalists in Showcase and Adult skating. Gold Medalists in Skating Skills (MIF), FS and Dance

 

Rebecca Gricus 

Email: rebeccagricus@yahoo.com 

Phone/ text: (910)264-6253 

Rate: $50/hour  $25/30 Minutes

Coaching: Skate school since 2012, individual lessons since 2017 

Coaches: Basic skills, beginners of all ages 

Personal skating: I began skating as an adult at age 35. USFS tests passed: Adult Gold Moves-in-the-Field, Adult Pre-Bronze Dance, Adult Pre-Bronze freestyle 

Other teaching experience: Wilmington Ice House skate school coordinator August 2021-January 2023, 10 years in NC public schools

 

Kimberly Sailer

$70/hr

Email: sailer425@yahoo.com

Coaching for: 27 years

Facilities: Wilmington

Coaches: Single, MIF, Pairs, Choreography

Personal Skating: 2016 & 2017 US Masters Pairs National Champion. USFS Gold Medalist: MIF, Adult Dance, Adult Pairs.

Has Coached: Q Regional, Sectional and National Competitors