Power Skating Coach
Married, two children and living in Bedford Nova Scotia, Marie has been a power skating instructor for more than 25 years. She works with major junior and professional hockey players during their off season and has done work for the Columbus Bluejackets, Vancouver Canucks, and Tampa Bay Lightning organizations. Marie assists Barb Underhill in her NHL contract work, works with minor hockey associations, private groups, hockey schools, agent camps and private one on one work. Throughout the regular hockey season she works with the Bedford Minor hockey association and provides small group and private instruction.
Marie grew up in Halifax and was a competitive figure skater. She and partner Robert McCall represented Canada for 7 years on the World team, were National Champions, Jr. World medalists, and qualified for Olympic games. She is presently an international figure skating technical specialist and officiates for the International Skating Union at International, World and Olympic championships.
Marie comes highly recommended from organizations at all levels of hockey. Her impressive knowledge of the proper skating technique and her tremendous teaching ability makes her one of the top power skating coaches in the business. Skating is her passion.