Shaneli Y.

Sports, Skating

Shaneli is a skating coach who moved from Iran 5 years ago and has been skating for 13 years. She has worked with students of all ages and levels, from beginners to more stylistic figure skaters, to students from as young as 4 years old to adults. She has experience choreographing ice dances and enjoys challenging herself with new creative ways to incorporate her student’s personalities into their skating sessions. She is currently completing a DEC at Dawson College in Recreational Leadership. She is passionate about giving back to the community and mentoring the youth about the environment and sustainability. Shaneli strives to create a safe space for everyone to be able to learn and have fun at the same time by incorporating games into her highly informative sessions. In addition to figure skating, Shaneli dabbles in ballet, swimming, and boxing.