Coaches

Jan Hulme
Jan Hulme
Jan has over 30 years of coaching and is the owner of SK8 Georgian Bay skating school. Her vision… to skate and be free with a dream.
Michael Koshilka
Michael Koshilka
Has been involved in figure skating in the Georgian triangle since the age of ten. A Collingwood boy at heart, he competed at the national level with partners Carol Wheeler and Andrea Derby. Michael has been coaching for 25 years now and is quite excited to be a part of SK8 Georgian Bay.
Jason Monck
Jason Monck
Has been skating since the age of 4. He is Level 2 Certified and Level 3 Theory. He has 25 years of coaching experience. Jason believes that although hard work is necessary for success, his focus includes having fun too. A happy skater is going to want to excel more than an unhappy one.
Christine Howell
Christine Howell
Started her coaching career in 1993. She is currently a Level 2 Certified and Level 3 Theory and Technical Coach. She graduated with Honours from Seneca College in 1995 in Coaching Technique and Sports Science. Christine enjoys coaching Figure Skating, Choreography and Power Skating. She lends her coaching skills to students in Collingwood, Wasaga Beach and Stayner.
Janet Collins
Janet Collins
Has been a Skate Canada Professional Coach since 1979. She became a Special Olympic coach on 1990. She has had the honour of being a coaching member of Team Ontario in four Special Olympic National Games and Team Canada for two Special Olympic World Winter Games. She is happy to be coaching with the Wasaga Beach FSC and Collingwood Skating Club.
Diane Hall Colley
Diane Hall Colley
For the past 30 years, Diane has enjoyed coaching skaters of all ages, from the basic fundamentals to the advanced levels of Skate Canada’s Star Skate program. At the amateur level, Diane proudly represented the 1971 Canadian World Team, where she placed 5th at North Americans in Peterborough, ON and 16th at Worlds in Lyon, France. Diane currently coaches in Collingwood.

Mary Hardie
Mary Hardie
Has 35 years experience as a teaching coach. She has her Level 3 Certified. Mary is competent to coach from star skate to competitive singles. She has 5 years experience in the ice show venues. d.a.m.hardie@bmts.com
Corrie Gibbons
Corrie Gibbons
Has her Level 1 Certification and Intro to B (Level 2 ) Theory. She coaches out of Wasaga Beach Figure Skating Club. Corrie holds the Clinic Director position at Bounce Back Physiotherapy Inc. in Elmvale. She specializes in off-ice training and core stabilization training. Tel: 705.792.2445