Skate Canada NextGen Program

The Skate Canada NextGen Team and program was created to support the operations of Skate Canada’s high-performance development system. The purpose is to ensure athletes and coaches advance at their maximum potential through development and training opportunities, in order to be the best in the World and Olympic Games. The program is delivered in partnership with the skater’s respective Skate Canada Sections (PSO), Own The Podium, and the Canadian Sport Institutes.

Selected skaters and their respective coaches are provided essential support to further their athletic goals, while identifying and supporting the development of the skills necessary to be the best in the World within a Canadian environment.

Selection Criteria
Events & International Assignments

Conrad Orzel

Hometown:
Woodbridge,ON
Training Centre:
YRSA, Richmond Hill
Coaches:
Eva Najarro, Joanne McLeod
Joseph Phan

Hometown:
Laval, QC
Training Centre:
Patinage Rosemère, QC
Coach:
Yvan Desjardins
Eric Liu

Hometown:
Edmonton, AB
Training Centre:
Ice Palace FSC
Coach:
Ravi Walia
Samuel Turcotte

Hometown:
Varennes, QC
Training Centre:
CPA Ste-Julie
Coach:
Andrée Beauchemin

 

Iliya Kovler

Hometown:
Richmond Hill, ON
Training Centre:
Richmond Hill Training Centre
Coaches:
Andrei Berezintev, Inga Zusev
Stephen Gogolev

Hometown:
Toronto, ON
Training Centre:
Toronto Cricket, Skating & Curling Club
Coaches:
Brian Orser, Lee Barkell
Corey Circelli

Hometown:
Toronto, ON
Training Centre:
Toronto Cricket, Skating & Curling Club
Coach:
Lee Barkell

Aurora Cotop

Hometown:
Richmond Hill, ON
Training Centre:
Thornhill SC
Coaches:
Michael Gillman, Jonathan Mills
Olivia Gran

Hometown:
Kelowna, BC
Training Centre:
Kelowna SC
Coach:
Jason Mongrain
Alicia Pineault

Hometown:
Varennes, QC
Training Centre:
CPA Boucherville
Coach:
Stephan Yvars
McKenna Colthorp

Hometown:
Kelowna, BC
Training Centre:
Kelowna SC
Coach:
Jason Mongrain

 

Emily Bausback

Hometown:
Vancouver, BC
Training Centre:
Champs Int’l SC
Coach:
Joanne McLeod
Amanda Tobin

Hometown:
Burlington, ON
Training Centre:
Burlington  SC
Coaches:
Lisa Velenosi, Raoul Leblanc
Alison Schumacher

Hometown:
Tecumseh, ON
Training Centre:
Toronto Cricket Skating & CC
Coach:
Lee Barkell
Lissa Anne McGahey

Hometown:
Campbellton, NB
Training Centre:
Boucherville, QC
Coach:
Stephan Yvars

 

Megan Yim

Hometown:
Vancouver, BC
Training Centre:
Champs Int’l SC
Coach:
Joanne McLeod
Catherine Carle

Hometown:
Georgetown, ON
Training Centre:
Skate Oakville
Coach:
Michelle Leigh
Rosalie Vincent

Hometown:
Terrebonne, QC
Training Centre:
CPA Varenne
Coach:
Annie Barabé

Trennt Michaud / Evelyn Walsh

Hometown:
Trenton, ON/London, ON
Training Centre:
London Competitive Training Centre
Coach:
Allison Purkiss
Thierry Ferland/ Lori-Ann Matte

Hometown:
Lévis, QC/Lévis, QC
Training Centre:
CPA St-Léonard, Montreal
Coaches:
Richard Gauthier / Bruno Marcotte
Steven Lapointe/ Chloe Panetta

Hometown:
Acton Vale, QC/Laval, QC
Training Centre:
CPA St-Léonard, Montreal
Coaches:
Richard Gauthier / Bruno Marcotte

Zachary Lagha/ Marjorie Lajoie

Hometown:
St-Hubert, QC /Boucherville, QC
Training Centre:
CPA Gadbois, Montreal
Coaches:
Patrice Lauzon, Romain Haguenauer
Lee Royer/ Ashlynne Stairs

Hometown:
St-Albert, AB/Calgary, AB
Training Centre:
Champs International, Burnaby
Coaches:
Aaron Lowe, Meagan Wing
Claudio Pietrantonio/ Alicia Fabbri

Hometown:
Laval, QC/Terrebonne, QC
Training Centre:
LMK International, St-Hubert
Coach:
Julien Lalonde, Mylene Girard
Tommy Tang/ Irina Galiyanova

Hometown:
Toronto, ON/Ajax, ON
Training Centre:
Scarborough SC, Toronto
Coach:
Carole Lane

 

Grayson Lochhead/ Olivia Han

Hometown:
Woodstock, ON /Waterloo, ON
Training Centre:
Scarborough SC, Toronto
Coach:
Carole Lane
Bruce Waddell/ Natalie D’Alessandro

Hometown:
Toronto,ON /Toronto, ON
Training Centre:
Toronto Cricket, Skating and Curling Club
Coach:
Andrew Hallam
Veniamins Volskis/ Nina Mizuki

Hometown:
Burnaby, ON/Burnaby, ON
Training Centre:
Champs International, Burnaby
Coach:
Aaron Lowe, Meagan Wing