OUR SUCCESS, OUR TEAM

Each individual on our team has a passion for figure skating and fitness. We are dedicated to helping skaters reach new heights in their training and performance!

SIGNE RONKA

FOUNDER / HEAD COACH

PUBLISHER AND EDITOR-IN-CHIEF OF FIGURE SKATER FITNESS MAGAZINE

Signe Ronka is NCCP Level 3 Certified- National Competitive Coach, Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), Personal Trainer Specialist (PTS) and holds an honour BA from the University of Toronto (Trinity College). Signe competed for Canada in the Junior Grand Prix circuit where she medalled at 3 international events. She qualified for the Junior Grand Prix finals and competed at the Junior World Championships. Signe is a Canadian Junior Ladies bronze medalist and finished top 10 in Senior ladies.

She has won multiple awards:

“Own the Podium 2010” Funding Award (2006),
Bank of Montreal “Possibilities” Award (2002),
2002 Junior Female Athlete of the Year Finalist, 30th Annual Canadian Sport Awards, Elvis Stojko Bursary, Toiler Cranston Bursary Award (2000, 2001, 2002),
Underhill/Martini “Hopes & Dreams” Petro-Canada Olympic Torch Scholarship (2002-03, 2003-04)
University of Toronto Athlete of the Year (2007)

ANGELA RONKA

CFO/BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT/ OPERATIONS/MARKETING

With over 20 years of systems analyst experience, 8+ years as an office manager at two different startups (social media/digital advertising, fashion design) and over 10 years as a skating parent, Angela transfers her diverse knowledge and skill set to operate the high demands of a fast growing company.

ADRIANA ERMTER

MANAGING EDITOR FOR FIGURE SKATER FITNESS

With 15 years of editorial experience, Adriana’s past titles include Editor-in-Chief for Childview and Salon Magazine and Beauty Director for FASHION. Her work has been published in Flare, ELLE Canada, Popsugar, Chatelaine, Rethink Breast Cancer, glow and Elevate magazines and the National Post and Toronto Star newspapers.

A multi award-winning editor and writer, Adriana has won the 2011 Proctor & Gamble Beauty Award for Best Feature, the 2009 Canadian Fragrance Editorial Award for Best Print Media, the 2009 Canadian Online Publishing Award for Best Video Host and three Kenneth R. Wilson Awards for Best National Magazine, Best Cover and Best Editor. Currently, Adriana is a monthly contributor for amongmen.com, IN Magazine and 29secrets.com.

As an NCCP III coach, Adriana has a sports background in synchronized swimming. She lives in Toronto with her very spoiled feline, Trixie-Belle.

TRAINERS

  • Taylor Smith
    Taylor Smith
  • Leah Balcom
    Leah Balcom
  • Martha Weizman
    Martha Weizman
  • Emily Arnold
    Emily Arnold
  • Cassandra Ablack
    Cassandra Ablack
  • Jenn Pettem
    Jenn Pettem
  • Katia Kramble
    Katia Kramble
  • Erin Shaw
    Erin Shaw
  • Sarah Lindsay – Booking Manager/Trainer
    Sarah Lindsay – Booking Manager/Trainer
  • Oliana Felluga
    Oliana Felluga
  • Keiko Marshall
    Keiko Marshall
  • Danielle W. McEwan
    Danielle W. McEwan
  • Laura McGregor
    Laura McGregor