Best Figure Skating coaches

November 22, 2017
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Gustav Lussi
Gustave Lussi

Gustave Lussi was born in Switzerland, he emigrated to the United States at the age of 20. His students include many champions, such as Dick Button, Donald Jackson, Ronald Robertson, Ronald Ludington, Barbara Ann Scott, David Jenkins, Hayes Jenkins, Dorothy Hamill (during her novice years), John Misha Petkevich, and John Curry.

Dick Button Donald Jackson Barbara Ann Scott Ronald Ludington Ronald Robertson John Misha Petkevich Dorothy Hamill David Jenkins Priscilla Hill John Curry
Ron Ludington

Ron Ludington has coached skaters in nine consecutive Olympics and 36 World Championships. He holds several skating titles himself: U.S. Pair Champion (1956-60); U.S. Silver Dance Champion (1958); World Bronze Medalist (1959); Olympic Bronze Medalist (1960) and World Invitational Dance Champion (1965).

Ron LudingtonIn 1973 Ron Ludington coached 6 of the 13 member United states skating team.

A throw, in pairs figure skating was invented Ron Ludington. The first type of throw was the throw Axel, named after its Norwegian inventor Axel Paulsen.

Ludington was named to the World Figure Skating Hall of Fame in 1999 and the Delaware Sports Museum and Hall of Fame in 2000.

Kitty and Peter Carruthers Carol Fox and Richard Dalley Patricia and Robert Dineen Christie Moxley and Jeffrey Weiss Cynthia and Ron Kaufman Don LawsSharon Cohen Karen Courtland Melissa Bulanhagui Kim Navarro & Brent Bommentre Meredith Pipkin and Brett Dunie-Neustadt Shaun Rogers
Don Laws

As a competitive skater, he was a U.S. junior champion in single skating and ice dancing, as well as a World Team member. After retiring from competitive skating, Laws became a coach.

Laws was inducted into the United States Figure Skating Hall of Fame in 2001. In 2005 he received a "Lifetime Achievement Award" from the Michael Weiss Foundation.

Scott Hamilton Richard Callaghan Patrick Chan Michael Weiss Lori Nichol
John Nicks John Nicks
John Nicks is a figure skating coach and former pair skater. His pairs partner was his sister Jennifer Nicks, and together they were the 1953 World Champions. As a coach, his skating pupils throughout the years have included Peggy Fleming, pairs team Tai Babilonia and Randy Gardner, Kristi Yamaguchi, and Sasha Cohen.
Sasha Cohen Tiffany Chin Peggy Fleming Angela Nikodinov Jo Jo Starbuck and Kenneth Shelley Christopher Bowman Kristi Yamaguchi and Rudy Galindo Natasha Kuchiki Tai Babilonia and Randy Gardner Naomi Nari Nam Jenni Meno and Todd Sand Michael Novales
Frank Carol

Frank Carroll is an American figure skating coach and former competitive skater. He has coached three skaters to win the World Figure Skating Championships.

He has been inducted into the World Figure Skating Hall of Fame and the United States Figure Skating Hall of Fame and was the 1997 Olympic Coach of the Year.

Michelle Kwan Beatrisa Liang Evan Lysacek Danielle Kahle Linda Fratianne Carolina Kostner Mirai Nagasu
Tatiana Tarasova
Frank Carrol Tatiana Tarasova Galina Zmievskaya


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