Brenda Tarkinton

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Figure Skating Coach

Dryland Instructor

Ballet Instructor

Brenda has availability for private lessons.


PERSONAL Background

  • Competitively trained in the Bay Area of California, Portland, OR, and Colorado Springs, CO, under Olympic and world level coaches

  • Competition accomplishments:

    • Pacific Coast Sectional Championships, 10th place, Senior Ladies, 1998

    • Northwest Pacific Regional Championships, 4th place, Senior Ladies, 1998

    • National Collegiate Championships, 6th place, Junior Ladies, 1993


USFSA Tests Passed

Freeskate: Senior

Moves in the Field: Senior

Pairs: Novice


Professional Background

  • Worked as a Professional Figure Skating Coach & Off-Ice Conditioning Coordinator at the Center of Excellence Figure Skating Program at Shattuck-St. Mary’s School in Faribault, MN.

  • Worked as a Professional Figure Skating Coach & Off-Ice Conditioning Specialist in Colorado Springs, CO.

  • Worked as the Head Figure Skating Coach & Learn-to-Skate Coordinator in Moscow, ID.


 Professional Accreditation

  • US Figure Skating, Coaches Registration, Category A Compliant

  • Professional Skaters Association, Registered Moves in the Field and Certified Freeskate Ratings.

  • Master’s Degree in Physical Education, University of Idaho



$18 - 15 minutes

$24 - 20 minutes

$36 - 30 minutes

$54 - 45 minutes

$72 - 60 minutes


Contact information

Mobile: (701) 822-0200