Debra Minahan

Personal Profile:
35+ years of elite level coaching
International Singles Coach
Selected as Team USA Coach (2018 – 2020)
International Selection Pool (ISP) Coach
Coach of the 2019 US National Novice Men’s Champion

Athletes have included:
Regional, Sectional, North American Series, Junior Nationals, National, Junior Grand Prix and International Competitors

Choreographer of:
Regional, Sectional, North American Series, Junior National, National, Junior Grand Prix, and International Competitors

Career of coaching numerous Gold Level Tests in – Figures, Moves in the Field (MIF), and Freestyle

Formal Education:

Coaching Philosophy:
My goal is to instill confidence, sense of accomplishment and to nurture my athlete’s dreams. I take great pride in knowing that I am coaching first-rate technique and developing a unique individual style for every skater right from the start.

Coaching Since:
1982

PSA Ratings:
Master Figures, Senior Freestyle, Certified Moves in the Field

PSA Rankings:
Level IV

Students’ Competitive Achievements:
Regional, Sectional, Junior National, National, North American Series, and International Medalists and competitors

Last 4 Years – Students’ Competitive Achievements:
2019 US National Novice Mens Champion
2019-2020 Junior Grand Prix Competitor
Regional, Sectional, North American Series, National, International Competitors and Medalists

Disciplines:
Singles, Choreography, Moves in the Field

Competitive Background:
Regionals Singles Competitor

Show History:

Coaching Awards, Accomplishments & Seminars:
Team USA coach
ISP (International Selection Pool) Coach

Skating Awards, & Accomplishments:

Affiliation with U.S. Figure Skating, PSA, ISU:
Member, U.S. Figure Skating
Member, PSA