Olympic And World Figure Skating Coach
Ralph Burghart is a highly sought after technical expert. He involves himself in every aspect of individual skater development including tailored off ice fitness regimens. His students have included: 2015-2016 US Northwest Pacific Champion, Xingua Turner, 2014-2015 US Northwest Pacific Juvenile Champion and 2015 Intermediate Second Place finisher at Seattle Icefest, Ellie Kam, and 2009 Jr. Mens US National Silver Medalist, 2010, 2011 U.S. Jr. Worlds Pewter Medalist, 2015, 2017, 2018 Canadian National Team Member, Keegan Messing. In 2018, after a Silver medal finish at Canadian Nationals, Keegan was named to the 2018 Canadian Olympic Figure Skating Team and was also selected to represent Canada at the 2018 World Figure Skating Championships where he placed 8th. Messing placed sixth at the 2021 World Figure Skating Championships paving the way for Canada to secure two spots for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing. More recently, Keegan won the 2022 Canadian Tire Figure Skating Championship and is the current Canadian National Champion. Following the championships, Keegan attended the 2022 Olympic games where he place eleventh. Keegan will be representing Canada at the 2022 World Championships in France.
Ralph's former students also include International skaters from: Austria, Russia, and Taipei. He has coached several Alaskan skaters to US Nationals. We are sure you will be happy working with him. Look around the website, and if you have any questions feel free to contact him.
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Skate Toward Perfection.