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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

Aaron Carter 

Coaching Experience

  • Winnipeg Speed Skating Club, 2017-2020 Seasons, Coach
  • Manitoba Provincial Development Team, 2019/2020 Season, Coach
  • Manitoba Cycling Association, 2020, Camp Coordinator and Coach
  • Multi-Sport Program 2018/2019 and 2019-2020, Coach
    • Speed Skating
    • Cross Country Skiing
    • Cycling
    • Triathlon

Sport Experience

  • Avid Triathlete until 2012
  • Provincial level Cross Country Skier until 2012
  • Manitoba Provincial Cycling Team and Manitoba Provincial Speed Skating Team until 2016

Bigger Events:

  • Canada Winter Games for Short Track Speed Skating (2015)
  • Multiple Canadian Age Class and CanWest
  • Western Canada Summer Games for Cycling (2015)
  • Canadian Junior Road Nationals (2014 and 2015)
  • Tour of Abitibi (2015)

Education

  • Currently in:
    • Red River College Manufacturing CAD program
    • Athabasca University Bachelor of Commerce
  • U of M Alumni 2015-2017

Interests

Family activities including camping, canoe tripping, hiking, exploring

Kick boxing

Modelling and Acting with Panache Management

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