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Coach Profile


Name: Chris Pottenger

Phone: 302-981-5928



International, National, Sectional, Jr. National, and Adult National Coach

2-time US National Champion

5-time US National Medalist

4-time International Champion

2-time Junior Grand Prix Final Competitor

US Novice, Junior, and Senior Sectional Champion

USFSA Triple Gold Test Medalist in Free Skating, Pairs, and Moves

B.A. Degree from the University of Delaware

Years of Experience: 8

Team USA International coach at 2 International Competitions

Primary Coach at 2 US National Championships

Primary Coach at 3 US Junior National Championships

Primary Coach for former National Silver Medalists in Intermediate Pairs

Primary Coach for former National Champions in Adult Gold Pairs

Primary Coach for skaters passing their Senior/ Gold Freestyle Test, Senior/Gold Moves in the Field Test, and Senior/Gold Pair Test.

Awards & Honors:

6 years - Team USA International Team Member

4 years - Performer in skating shows across the United States

International Competitor, Coach, and Technical Specialist under the International Judging System

US Figure Skating Singles, Pairs, Judges, and Technical Panel Committee Member

Co-Host of an IJS Seminar for 40 skaters and coaches

Sectional Level IJS Singles Technical Specialist

Sectional Level IJS Pairs Technical Specialist

University of Delaware Dean's List

US Figure Skating Scholastic Honors Team (2 years)

Ice Skating Institute Certified Competition Judge

Current & Past Clients: US Junior National, US National, and Team USA International Coach. Past clients include US Junior National medalists before re-locating to the University of Delaware.

Chris Pottenger is currently accepting skaters of all ages and levels.  Please contact him for more information regarding scheduling.




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