Coaches & Board


Head Coach Jeff Trott

Jeff Trott, Head Coach of Skate Muskoka, is a nationally trained and provincially certified coach, an international competitor and Canadian National Team member. He brings a wealth of figure skating knowledge and experience to the rinks of Muskoka.

In his early years, Jeff secured national skating titles at both the Canada Winter Games and the Canadian National Figure Skating Championships.
As a competitive coach and choreographer he uses his experience in both competitive sport and the theatrical arts to develop technically proficient skaters who skate unique one-of-a-kind solos.

Jeff enjoys working with all level of skater, from Canskate to provincially accomplished competitive skaters. His philosophy is to assist his skaters to develop valuable life skills in goal setting, risk taking, teamwork and perseverance and to teach his skaters to win with grace, lose with humility and to build solid friendships that will last a lifetime. Email Coach Jeff

Coach Elizabeth Piper-Beane

Elizabeth Piper-Beane
Bio to come.

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Coach Christine Whyte

Christine Whyte was born and raised in Toronto and grew up skating all over the GTA. She knew very early into her skating career that she wanted to coach.

While still competing as an ice dancer, she started working with younger skaters and partnering dance tests. She has a passion to teach and took that passion into her own education. She has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology and a Master of Science Degree in Education.

She is a member in good standing with the Ontario College of Teachers as well as the College of Early Childhood Educators. This will be her 19th season as a Skate Canada Professional Coach and she holds a National Coach-In-Training certification.

Coach Christine looks forward to continuing her education and expanding her knowledge both on and off of the ice. “People who aren’t skaters, don’t understand the courage it takes to be one.” – Unknown Email Coach Christine

Coach Hannah Carty

Hannah Carty has been a skater at the BSC for 12 years and a program assistant for many of those years. She is a Canskate-Trained Coach and has been working at the club fo one year. Miss Carty placed 2nd at Ontario Championships and has Quadruple Gold test status. Email Coach Hannah

Female Coach

Susan Wilson
Picture and bio to come.

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Board Members

President – Natalie Smith
Past President –Teleetha Calic
Vice President – Kim French
Treasurer – Monica McConnan
Secretary – Melissa Fitzmaurice

Registrar: OPEN
Fundraising Director: OPEN

Test Chair Director – Philippa Griffiths
CanSkate Director – OPEN
Communications Director – Tamsen Tillson
STARSkate Chair – Teal Shirk-Luckett