About Our Coaches
Head CoachTony has been skating since the 1950’s back when wheels were made of wood! Tony has produced several National Champions -including Kerry (pictured) four-time Classic Champion- and International and World-class competitors during his coaching career. Tony is qualified to coach Basic Skills, Solo Dance and Couples to Gold standard as well as figures.
Jed is one half of husband-and-wife team, Jeremy-and-Lorna; founders of Moonrakers. Jeremy has been skating since his teenage years, much of that with his now-wife Lorna. Jeremy has coached many elite skaters including his two daughters who have represented GB. Jeremy coaches Basic Skills, Dance to Bronze standard and Free.
Lorna is the other “founding partner” of Moonrakers, and has been skating for over 20 years, predominantly as a couple with husband Jeremy. Lorna is an active skater at Masters level where she regularly achieves podium finishes. Lorna is qualified to coach Basic Skills and Dance to Bronze level. She is also our master choreographer.
Junior Dance Coach
Tia has been skating for over 20 years and is still an active skater in the Adults category. She is qualified to teach Basic Skills and dance to Preliminary level. Tia takes the lead on Club Fun Sessions and recruiting new & developing skaters to first-year competitive skating.
Chris & Niqui
Chris and Niqui are accredited by the Federation of Artistic Roller Skating to teach Basic Skills (Grades 1-6). They are the friendly faces of our Open Session and will help new skaters progress through the FARS Grades.
Junior Coaching Assistants
Our advanced Junior skaters are friendly faces on hand to offer help & experience. They assist with coaching by demonstrating correct technique in lessons and helping & mentoring new skaters. They might be small, but they are very good!