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WELCOME TO NORTH YORK SKATING ACADEMY

NYSA COACHES

 

            

The Team at NYSA is committed to creating an environment where skaters of all ages and skill levels can have fun and develop their skills. Whether their goal is  to compete internationally or to learn how to do the perfect stop, the coaches at NYSA are dedicated to helping each student achieve their specific goals. The competitive coaching team at NYSA work with all the skaters as one team under the direction of former Senior Canadian National Champion Angela Derochie.  

 

THE NYSA STAR TO COMPETITIVE COACHING TEAM 

 

Angela Derochie 

NYSA Director   

  • International and National Level Coach and Competitor
  • NCCP National Coach Certified and Level 4 Courses
  • 27 Years Experience
  • International Competition Medalist
  • Junior and Senior Canadian National Champion
  • International and World Championships Competitor
  • Skate Canada Sectional Level Technical Specialist
  • Power Skating Certified

Contact: angeladerochie.nysa@gmail.com

Kevin Alves   

  • International and National Competitor
  • 2-time Senior World Championships Competitor 
  • 2-time Junior World Championships Competitor 
  • 3-time Four Continents Championships Competitor 
  • First male skater to compete for Brazil at an ISU Competition
  • Skate Canada Regional Coach Certified
  • 11 Years Coaching Experience
  • Coach at the ISU 2018 Crystal Skate International with Romanian Senior National Silver Medalist Amy Stan

Contact: kevin.nysa@gmail.com

Alvin Chau   

  • International and National Competitor 
  • Novice Canadian National Champion and Junior Canadian National Silver Medalist
  • 6-time National Championships Competitor
  • NCCP Provincial Trained, National Coach In-Training
  • Skate Canada Regional Coach Certified
  • 12 years Coaching Experience
  • Skate Canada Sectional Level Technical Specialist (Singles & Ice Dance)
  • Skate Canada Star 1-5 Assessor

Contact: alvin.nysa@gmail.com

Carl Des-Rosiers  

  • International and National Competitor
  • Junior National Medalist and Provincial Gold Medalist
  • 7-time National Championships Competitor
  • Member of the Junior National Canadian Team for 3 years
  • Ice Captain and Performance Director for 7 Years
  • Speciality ice act and Trapeze Circus Artist on ice for 5 years
  • Skate Canada Regional Coach Certified & Provincial In-Training
  • Figure Skating Harness Specialist and Circus Coach

Contact: carldr.nysa@gmail.com

Megan LeBoeuf  

  • Skate Canada Regional Coach Trained
  • 8 years Coaching Experience
  • National Competitor in Junior Ladies and Pairs
  • 7 years experience competing at national and provincial level
  • Gold Freeskate, Dance, Skills and Interpretive Tests Passed

Contact: mleboeuf15@gmail.com

 

Leslie Ip  

  • International and National Competitor
  • 2013 Canadian Junior National Team Member
  • 3-time Hong Kong National Champion
  • Skate Canada Regional Coach Certified
  • 5 Years Coaching Experience

Contact: leslie.nysa@gmail.com

 

 

Ryan Schollert   

Contact: ryan@yourpeakperformance.ca

 

 

 

THE NYSA CANSKATE COACHING TEAM

 

Tera Gosse

CanSkate Coordinator   

 

Contact: tera.nysacanskate@gmail.com

 

Breanne Derochie  

  • 2-time Skate Canada Challenge Competitor
  • Skate Canada CanSkate Coach Trained 

Contact: breannederochie@gmail.com

 

Jordan Derochie  

  • 4-time Skate Canada Challenge Competitor
  • Singles and Ice Dance Competitor
  • Skate Canada CanSkate Coach Trained

Contact: jordan.derochie@gmail.com

 

Tori Gosse  

  • Skate Canada Challenge Competitor
  • Skate Canada CanSkate Coach Trained

Contact: skatetori13@gmail.com

 

Bryna Kligman  

  • Skate Canada Gold Test in Ice Dance
  • Skate Canada CanSkate Coach Trained
  • 22 years experience working with children and youth
  • 19 years experience working with individuals with special needs
  • Fully bilingual (English and French)
  • Active Adult Skater

Contact: bryna.kligman@gmail.com

 

 

Ava Smale   

  • Provincial Competitor
  • Sectional Championships Competitor
  • Skate Canada CanSkate Coach Trained

Contact: ava.smale17@gmail.com