Konstantin V. Kostin

Director of Skating
Head Professional Figure Skating Coach

Mission Statement

My goal is to provide quality training for competitive and recreational figure skaters alike while embodying the true spirit of an elite athlete and an exceptional individual.

Coaching Experience

Yarmouth Ice Club, Kingston, Massachusetts (2003-Present)

Position: Director of Figure Skating (2003-2006)/Head Coach (2006-Present)

  • Develop agenda to bridge recreational and competitive programs
  • Facilitate communication between Club staff, members and board
  • Coordinate Club competitions, shows and exhibitions
  • Create and implement training programs

Aerodrome Ice Skating Complex, Sugar Land, Texas (1998-2003)

Position: Professional Figure Skating Coach

  • Train competitive and recreational figure skaters
  • Develop training programs for competitive athletes
  • Choreograph competitive and show programs
  • Music editing

Tony Kent Arena, South Dennis, Massachusetts (1997-1999)

Position: Professional Figure Skating Coach

  • Trained competitive and recreational figure skaters
  • Assisted in developing training agendas and goals
  • Created and choreographed programs

Competitive Experience

  • Olympic competitor
  • Five-time World Figure Skating Championships competitor
  • Three-time European Figure Skating Championships competitor
  • Two-time Latvian National champion
  • Senior and Junior Grand Prix Series competitor
  • Named U.S.S.R. “Master of Sports”

Education

Moscow Sociological Institute, Moscow, Russia (B.A. 1999)

Concentration: Psychology

Specialized in child psychology and education Physical Education Institute, Moscow, Russia (1991-1993) Concentration: Physical Development. Focused on physiology and biomechanics pertaining to athletes.

Professional Membership

  • United States Figure Skating Association (USFSA)
  • Professional Figure Skating Association (PSA)
  • International Figure Skating Association (ISU)
  • Yarmouth Ice Club (Kingston, MA)
  • Colonial FSC (Acton, MA)
  • Patriot FSC (Foxboro, MA)
  • Bourne FSC (Bourne, MA)

Appointments

  • ISU Technical Specialist (LAT)
  • Sectional Technical Specialist (USA)