Fred PalascakPhone: 508-333-3468
Email Address: fred_n_mel@msn.com

Number of Years Coaching: 20+ Formal

Education: BA in Secondary Education, Boston College

PSA Ratings: Registered Free Skating Registered Moves in the Field Registered Group Certified Pair

PSA Ranking: Level 3

Last 4 Years – Students’ Competitive Achievements:
U.S. Figure Skating National Juvenile Pairs, Bronze Medalist
U.S. Figure Skating National Intermediate Pairs, Silver Medalist
Eastern Sectional Novice Pairs, Bronze Medalist
New England Regionals Competitors (Juvenile, Intermediate, Novice)

Disciplines / Specialties:
Freestyle, Pairs, Moves in the Field, Pole-Harness

Coaching Philosophy:
“I strive to be a positive influence on my students, developing them as well-rounded individuals who maximize their potential as athletes in the sport of figure skating.”

Achievements and Certifications:
Head Coach for The Skating Club of Boston Skating Academy Summer Camp

Competitive Background:
2016 U.S. Open Professional Figure Skating Championships
2-time U.S. Figure Skating National Medalist (Singles and Pairs)
7-timeU.S. Figure Skating National Competitor (Singles and Pairs)

Show History:
ABC’s “Skating with the Stars” televisions series, Season One Champion
Torvill and Dean’s “Dancing On Ice”, television series and live tour
12 years as principle performer (Holiday On Ice, Disney On Ice, Royal Caribbean Cruise Ships, Elvis Stoiko’s “Rock the Ice” Tour, “Stars on Ice”, German Tour)
Stunt double for feature film, “The Cutting Edge 4”