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MSSA Coaches

 

 
Tyler Williamson-Derraugh

Provincial Coach and Technical Consultant

 

Tyler Williamson-Derraugh

Coaching Experience

  • Manitoba Provincial Speed Skating Coach and Technical Director 2015 – Present
  • Certified level 3 Comp. Dev or (Level 3)
  • Represented Canada as a Development coach at 2017 Jr. World LT Championships
  • Represented Canada as Assistant coach at 2018 Jr. World LT Championships
  • Qualified athletes to 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019 Jr. World LT Championship Teams
  • Four Medals achieved
  • 2018 Canada Winter Games Coach, which accounted for 8 total medals, 7 Gold & 1 Silver
  • 2x Nominee and Finalist of the Sport Manitoba Impact Award Coaching Award

Skating Experience

  • 2009 and 2010 Canadian Short Track Next-Gen Team
  • 2009 FISU (University Games) Short Track Team – 1500m 6th Place, Relay Silver Medal
  • 2010 World Sprint Championships Long Track – 17th
  • 2010 – 2015 National Long Track Speed Skating Team
  • 2013 World Sprint Championships Long Track – 14th
  • 2013 World Single Distance Championships – 1000m (18th)
  • 2014 World Sprint Championships Long Track – 13th
  • 2015 World Single Distance Championships – Mass Start 7th
  • Competed in over 20 World Cups
  • 4 top 5 Finishes in the 1000m Distance at the ISU World Cup
  • 4th place Finish in the Mass Start at the ISU World Cup
  • Top 20 Finishes in the 500m and 1500m distance at the ISU World Cup
  • 2013 Canadian National Champion in the 1000m
  • 2x Canadian National Champion in the Mass Start

Work Experience

  • Began working and apprenticeship with Scott Van Horne in 2005 at VH Footwear
  • Skate Designer, Developer & Manufacturer from 2005 to current with VH, MLX & TRUE (Current). Developing custom Short Track Speed Skates, Long Track Speed Skates, Hockey Skates, & Figure Skates

Education

  • BA in Law and Society from the University of Calgary

William Dutton 

Provincial Coach

 

William Dutton

Coaching Experience

  • Calgary Speed Skating Club 2010/2011 Season, coach
  • Hockey Power Skating Coach 2018/2019 season, Assistant coach

Skating Experience

  • 2017 World Single Distance Championships 15th – 500m
  • 2017 Canadian Champion 500m
  • 2016/2017 season finished 9th Overall - 500m ISU World Cup Standings
  • 2016 World Single Distance Championship 8th - 500m
  • 2014 Olympics 14th - 500m
  • 2014 Olympics 26th – 1000m
  • 2014 World Sprints 7th
  • 2009 Junior World Championships 7th – 500m
  • 83 World Cup races10 top 10 finishes
  • 2 x 500m ISU World Cup bronze medals – 2016
  • 2 x 500m ISU World Cup Silver medals – 2016
  • 1 x Team Sprint ISU World Cup Gold Medal -2016
  • 3rd Overall Team Sprint ISU World Cup Standings 2016/2017
  • Team Sprint World Record -2016
  • Canadian National team 2010-2018
  • 2007 Canada Winter Games Bronze medal – 100m
  • Saskatchewan 500m record holder 34.25
  • Saskatchewan 100m record Holder 9.46
  • Saskatchewan 1000m Record Hold 1000m 1:08.38

Education

  • 3rd year BSc, Kinesiology, Mind Sciences, UofC
  • Focus on human behavior, advocacy for active living, exercise physiology, and sociology in sport 
 

Scott Van Horne

High Performance Director and Provincial Team Assistant Coach

 

Scott Van Horne

Coaching Experience
  • 2019 National Coaching Excellence Award - Awarded by Speed Skating Canada 
  • Coached/Managed at Canada Winter Games
  • Coached at many regional and national competition for both short track and long track
  • Certified level 3 coach (Comp-Dev) in speed skating with over 10 years of coaching experience
Sport Experience
  • Won multiple Canadian and North American titles in both short track and long track through the T2T equivalent age class years
  • Won the Canada Cup Long Track Circuit and qualified for the Canadian National Long Track Team as a first year senior skater
  • Skated on the Canadian Development Team for the next 2 years before retiring from the sport
 
Education
  • Bachelors Degree of Science
  • Masters Degree of Science - main study was the biomechanics of the skating push
  • Published in the International Journal of Biomechanics - "Analysis of Klap Skate Hinge Position with Respect to Skating Push Mechanics."
  • Presented at numerous International Biomechanics conferences on the topic of skating push mechanics 
  • 28 years experience designing and crafting custom made speed skate boots worn by many of the best speed skaters in the World

 

Aaron Carter

Development Team Coach

 

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Have you ever wanted to start your own speed skating club? Check out Speed Skating Canada's guide to clubs through the link in bio. ⁣ ⁣ ⁣ #speedskating #skating #skaters #ontheice #hockey #ringette #sports #sport #fitness #Manitoba #canada #winnipeg #wpgnow #motivation #training ⁣ #mbspeed #uptospeed #competition #goforit
Alexa Scott's amazing 2019/2020 season won her the title of Female Junior Athlete of the Year from Sport Manitoba! Join us in giving a big hearty congratulations to Alexa! ⁣ ⁣ From Sport Manitoba: "Alexa Scott had a phenomenal season in 2019. She won gold in the 500, 1000, 1500, and 3000-metre races at the Canadian Junior Championships, and she was also a star for Team Manitoba at the 2019 Canada Winter Games, winning three more gold medals in Red Deer and setting two Canada Games records. The 18-year-old from Clandeboye also skated personal bests in three separate distances through out the season."⁣ ⁣ ⁣ ⁣ #speedskating #skating #skaters #ontheice #hockey #ringette #sports #sport #fitness #Manitoba #canada #winnipeg #wpgnow #motivation #training ⁣ #mbspeed #uptospeed #competition #goforit
How’s everyone doing?! If you’ve recovered from Tyson’s easy-looking but challenging dry land drill yesterday, here’s the next drill, courtesy of Jess Neufeld. Activate your core to complete these these weight transfers and low walks. ⁣ ⁣ ⁣ #trainlikeaspeedskater #Homeworkout #athome #gym #exercise #speedskating #skating #skaters #ontheice #hockey #ringette #sports #sport #fitness #Manitoba #canada #winnipeg #wpgnow #motivation #training ⁣ #mbspeed #uptospeed #competition #goforit
If you’re cooped up at home like we are, maybe this will get you moving! Tyson shows us one of his favourite dry land drills. These forward kicks are an intense squat that helps with form. Try it and tag us in your stories! ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ #StuckAtHome #trainlikeaspeedskater #drylanddrill #homeworkout #workoutathome #speedskating #skating #skaters #ontheice #hockey #ringette #sports #sport #fitness #Manitoba #canada #winnipeg #wpgnow #motivation #training ⁣⁣ #mbspeed #uptospeed #competition #goforit
Thank you for an amazing season! Yes, YOU - the friends, the fans, the volunteers, the coaches, the officials, the families, and our athletes! Your support and dedication have helped the MSSA end this year on such a high, positive note. ⁣ ⁣ The safety of our community members is of utmost importance to us. Thank you for your patience and your compassion regarding the cancellation of our favourite season. Thinking of you all in this stressful time.
As a precaution for the health of our skaters and supporters, the Canadian Youth Short Track Championships West and related events on March 27th, 28th and 29th, 2020 are cancelled. The Manitoba provincial qualifying event on Saturday, March 14 is also cancelled. ⁣ ⁣ All registration and banquet tickets will be refunded. We encourage all to cancel all travel arrangements and hotel bookings as soon as possible. ⁣ ⁣ Thank you to all our athletes, volunteers, coaches and officials who make speed skating in Manitoba and Canada so special. Thank you for another amazing season! ⁣ ⁣ Please share this with as many people as possible. ⁣ ⁣ ⁣
Ethan Vandenberg and Sofia Bieber dominated the Canadian Youth Long Track Championships! Read their interviews through the link in bio. ⁣ ⁣ ⁣ #speedskating #skating #skaters #ontheice #hockey #ringette #sports #sport #fitness #Manitoba #canada #winnipeg #wpgnow #motivation #training ⁣ #mbspeed #uptospeed #competition #goforit ⁣
The Canadian Youth Short Track Championships ​West are almost here! You ready? ⁣ ⁣ ⁣ #speedskating #skating #skaters #ontheice #hockey #ringette #sports #sport #fitness #Manitoba #canada #winnipeg #wpgnow #motivation #training ⁣ #mbspeed #uptospeed #competition #goforit
Join us in congratulating Randy Plett on his 2nd place overall finish at the International Masters Sprint Games 2020! 🥈👏🏻
Update on our coaching clinic! This is FREE for our members. Contact office@mbspeedskating.com for the discount code. ⁣ ⁣ ⁣ #speedskating #skating #skaters #ontheice #hockey #ringette #sports #sport #fitness #Manitoba #canada #winnipeg #wpgnow #motivation #training ⁣ #mbspeed #uptospeed #competition #goforit
Check out the results from Manitoba Cup 4 on the website! Link in bio. ⁣ ⁣ ⁣ ⁣ #speedskating #skating #skaters #ontheice #hockey #ringette #sports #sport #fitness #Manitoba #canada #winnipeg #wpgnow #motivation #training ⁣ #mbspeed #uptospeed #competition #goforit
Learn more about our upcoming coaching and officials clinics! Click that link in bio and join our team or brush up on your existing skills. ⁣👍🏼 ⁣ ⁣ #speedskating #skating #skaters #ontheice #hockey #ringette #sports #sport #fitness #Manitoba #canada #winnipeg #wpgnow #motivation #training ⁣ #mbspeed #uptospeed #competition #goforit

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