COACHING TEAM

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AINIS LEJINS

MASTER RATED COACH  

Ainis Lejins with an extensive background as International competitor in singles and ice dance and with his teaching experience in different European countries is looking forward   to share his knowledge and love for skating  with students of all ages and levels. 

His accomplishments include:

  • National Champion of Latvia 

  • International competitor (Poland, Romania, Czechoslovakia, Latvia, Russia)

  • International Awards in Men’s and Ice Dance 

  • Professional Skaters Association (PSA) rated coach 

    • Master rated in in moves in the field 

    • Certified rated in Dance

    • Certified rated in Free Skating 

  • Passed ISU (International Skating Union) Ice Dance Judge’s Seminar 

  • Performed in numerous Charles M Schulz Ice Skating Shows 

    • Annual Christmas Shows

    • Charles Schulz Volunteer Center Sweetheart Ball

  • Partnered ice dancers all the way through Gold level tests

  • Competed in Pro-Am Ice Dance Competitions with his students 

  • Students  have competed at Junior World Championships and many International competitions (Italy, Denmark, Finland, Ukraine)

  • Coached U.S. Figure Skating National Showcase Champion

  • Coached ProSkaters Open-Live Silver medalist ( Sun Valley)

  • Coached overall Showcase Champion of Desert Ice( Las Vegas), Crystalline Classic, Spring Preview, Spring Jubilee, Gold Rush competitions

  • Coach of “U.S. Figure Skating Double Gold Medalist“

  • Coach of U.S. Figure Skating Collegiate Championships competitor

His lessons focus on all aspects of ice skating and especially on good basics, body alignment, edge quality, posture, flow across the ice...joy of skating. 

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