Skating Director Emeritus
Ann Eidson is an ISU Junior World & Senior Grand Prix Coach and is the Director of Skating at the St. Paul Figure Skating Club. Ann has coached 65 skaters in 27 USFS National Championships and she has been an International coach since 1989. Ann has been a participant in US Figure Skating Olympic Training Camps and is a USOC Dartfish Certified Video Analysis Technician. Ann currently serves on the Board of Minnesota Skating Scholarship and has served as a member of USFS Competitions Committee, the USFS Judges Committee, and served as a USFS Sectional IJS Technical Specialist. Ann holds a PSA Master rating Level V in Figure & Freestyle and has been a Speaker and Presenter at the PSA National Convention and at many PSA Seminars. Ann is a USFS Double Gold Medalist and has coached students through 84 USFS Gold Tests. Ann was the 1982 Minnesota State Senior Ladies Champion and her students have included 77 Minnesota State Champions! Ann has had many Olympic coaching mentors over the years, including Professor Alexei Mishin, who worked closely with Ann and her skaters for ten years.