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WFSC Clinics

Focus and Flair February 2023 Clinic

Join Coaches Carey Tinkelenberg and Kelly Corcoran Smith

Focus and Flair Clinic

Minimum skating requirements: Competing Delta or passed Pre-Preliminary Moves In the Field (or with prior approval from coach Trista).

* lunch and snack will NOT be provided. Please send a healthy snack and filled water bottle with your skater(s)

**Private lessons will be available. More information and a registration link will be sent out at a later date.**

Equipment needed: skates, hard guards, towel or yoga mat, tennis/athletic shoes, appropriate skating attire, socks, skating tights/socks, warm layers, gloves (no mittens, please)

*Registration closes February 18 at 6:00 pm

Meet the Coaches

Carey Tinkelenberg

Carey Tinkelenberg is a PSA Triple Master Rated Coach and an ISU Coach Developer. Carey coaches athletes from beginner through senior levels, specializing in technical coaching, moves-in-the-field, off-ice jumps and flexibility, and mental training. She is passionate about cultivating life skills through skating and challenging athletes to "Become their best selves." With a B.A. in Psychology from Carleton College, she is a longstanding member of numerous U.S. Figure Skating and PSA leadership committees as well as the author of several articles and training materials for the skating industry. Carey was one of the original development specialists of Learn to Skate USA and is the founder of nearby Northfield Skating School. 



Kelly Corcoran Smith

KELLY CORCORAN SMITH is a 4 time United States Figure Skating Gold Medalist in Moves in the Field, Freestyle and Dance, as well as a Silver Medalist in Pairs and International Ice Dances. He holds a B.S.B.A. in Marketing and Musical Performance from the University of Denver. Kelly also was a National Collegiate Competitor, 5 time Midwestern Competitor and 4 time National Theatre on Ice Competitor. He also has an extensive background in dance, having trained in ballet, modern and jazz. He has been a professional ice skater for the past 20 years, performing all over the world for: Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, BROADWAY ON ICE, Knott’s Berry Farm, Robin Cousins, Dynamic Shows, Shipstad Entertainment, Advanced Entertainment Group, & Beaver Creek Resorts. He was the former Artistic Director, Choreographer and Producer for Ucha Atayde Entertainment International in Mexico. He also was an assistant director and Camera Blocker for many NBC Sports Professional Skating Television Specials. Kelly is currently the head coach of the Blake School Skating Team and the Musical & Lighting Director for Showtime on Ice at South Suburban Ice Arena. When Kelly is not touring, he still works on and off the ice as a choreographer and stylist all over the USA (and hopefully the globe, again soon.) Kelly currently resides between Minneapolis and Denver.


For questions about the clinic contact: 

Trista Shultz

Trista Shultz

Summer Camp/Clinics Coordinator

Phone: 507-438-2135


For questions about registration contact: 

Tyler Eckberg

Tyler Eckberg


Phone: 651-967-7786