Our head coach, Carolyn Quinn, has over 25 years of coaching experience in all disciplines of skating. She has coached synchronized skating for more than 20 years including 3 years for Oswego State and 2 years for Syracuse University. She is the co-director of the Skating Club of Central New York’s Learn to Skate Program and the current head coach for all SCCNY travel synchronized skating teams. She is married and has two daughters.
Carolyn’s synchronized skating teams have earned
2013 Eastern Zone Sectional Championships - Pre-Juvenile 2nd Place
2017 Eastern Zone Sectional Championships - Pre-Juvenile 5th Place
2017 Eastern Zone Sectional Championships - Open Juvenile 2nd Place
2017 Empire State Games - Beginner-2 team won Paul Kreppel Award for Team Camaraderie and Excellence
2017 Empire State Games - Beginner-2, 1st Place
2017 Empire State Games - Pre-Juvenile, 1st Place
2017 Empire State Games - Open Juvenile, 1st Place
Our new assistant coach, Amanda Lattimore, grew up in Central New York and was a member of several skating clubs. She is a USFS Gold Medalist in Moves in the Field and participated on synchronized skating teams around the area for nine years, competing in divisions from pre-juvenile to intermediate. Amanda represented SUNY Oswego in the collegiate and Open-Collegiate divisions for four years. As a member of the Oswego State Ice Effects, she was a 2014 National Competitor, 2015 Eastern Sectional Silver medalist and 2016 Eastern Sectional Champion.
Kim is the coach of our Learn to Skate intro to synchro team, the CNY Icicles. She also teaches group lessons in our Learn to Skate program. Kim has achieved USFS Senior Moves in the Field, Gold Dance test and Intermediate Freestyle tests.