COACHING

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Chantal Wilhelm

Head coach - Sakura

With more than 20 years of experience in synchronized skating, Chantal is a passionate advocate of the sport. She was a National Team Member with Les Suprêmes Junior and Senior from 1998 to 2003, winning a bronze medal at the 2003 ISU World Synchronized Skating Championships. In addition to being a Skate Canada Certified Coach, Chantal is a National Level Technical Specialist as well as an accomplished triple gold medalist in freeskate, dance, and skating skills. For the 2017-2018 season, Chantal is excited to take on the role of head coach for GVSSC’s Open team Sakura.

 
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Katie Farrow

Head coach - Cypress

Katie is a highly experienced synchronized skater, competing with Gold Ice Junior for four seasons, winning two bronze Junior World Challenge Cup medals with the team. She also competed with the Queen’s Varsity Figure Skating Team throughout her university career and has pursued synchronized skating in every city she has lived in. Now a certified civil engineer, Katie is a born problem solver, and loves to bring skaters together to work towards a common goal. For the 2017-2018 season she is looking forward to coaching GVSSC’s Adult I team, Cypress.