Shannon Young


  • PSA Senior Rating/Freestyle
  • PSA Certified Rating/Moves in the Field
  • ISI Gold Certified Judge
  • Sherwood Figure Skating Club Board Member

Philosophy: Shannon welcomes the opportunity to pass on her love of figure skating to skaters of all levels and ages.   While continuing her coaching education through the Professional Skaters Association, she consistently strives to bring best skating education to each student.  Her main goal is for her students to have fun learning life skills and achieving their figure skating goals whether they are an elite or recreational skater.

Coaching Background: Shannon has over 19 years coaching experience in both Southern California and Oregon.  She has enjoyed coaching students from Beginner through the Senior levels in Freestyle and Moves in the Field.  Shannon’s students have competed and medaled in many local and regional USFS and ISI competitions as well as ISI Worlds. Shannon has been the Competitive Figure Skating Director for Sherwood Ice Arena since 2008 where she heads up clinics, camps and ISI competitions.

.Skating Background: Shannon started skating in Southern California, where she trained in freestyle, figures and pairs.  While training under Ice Follies Professional, Jerry Rehfield, as well as Olympic, European and World competitor and coach, Hans Mueller, Shannon competed in many local and regional USFS competitions and performed in ice shows and exhibitions.  Currently, Shannon still enjoys ice dancing and has recently competed at the 2008 US Figure Skating Adult Pacific Sectionals.  Ballet and dance has been a large inspiration in Shannon’s skating and coaching.

Coaching Memberships:

Professional Skaters Association (PSA)

US Figure Skating (USFS)

Sherwood Figure Skating Club (SFSC)

Ice Skating Institute (ISI)

Coaching Disciplines: All levels of Freestyle, Moves in the Field, Beginning Pairs, Artistry and Choreography

Pursuing: Continuing education through the PSA, Master Rating in Freestyle, Ratings in Groups and Program Director

Rates and Availability- Shannon is currently accepting student of all levels and ages.  Please email Shannon at for more information.

While Shannon is not coaching figure skating she enjoys cooking, hiking, traveling and spending time with her husband and two children.


Schedule Updates

Recent changes to our schedule:
Changes to our regular schedule updated as of; May 9th

Starting Saturday May 6th, power classes are switching places. Comets will be first from 9:50-10:20am and Shooting Stars will be second from 10:20-10:50am.

On Monday morning May 15th the Carousel Sherwood Figure Skating Club will be hosting a Test Session that will start at 9:30am. Due to the Test session morning Public Session will be cancelled.

Friday evening June 9th the 7:30-9:30pm Public Session will be cancelled due to a private Girl Scout jamboree event.

On Monday morning June 19th the Carousel Sherwood Figure Skating Club will be hosting a Test Session that will start at 8:30am. This will shorten Freestyle session from 5:00am till 8:00am. Due to the Test session Public Session will be cancelled.

Monday June 26th through Friday June 30th morning Open Flex Public Session and Afternoon Open Flex Public will be cancelled all week due to the Pro Ambitions Youth Hockey Camp. Late Afternoon Open Rec Public Session as well as Primetime Freestyle Sessions all that week will begin at their normal times at 3:00pm.

All regularly scheduled events will be hosted at their normal times unless otherwise posted here.

Please call (503) 625-5757 for more updates and questions.

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