OUR COACH

Erin Donovan:

Erin began skating at the age of 6 and immediately loved the sport. She was a competitive synchronized skater at the National level from 1991-2001, while also testing and competing in freestyle, dance, figures, and field moves. She attended Miami University and was a member of the Varsity Synchronized Skating Team all four years of college as well as team captain and club president during her senior year. She graduated in 2001 with a degree in Engineering Management. With Miami, Erin was a: 1999 US National Champion, 1998/2001 US Silver Medalist, 2000 US Bronze Medalist, 1998/99 Toronto International Bronze Medalist and Spring Cup Silver Medalist, 2001 Prague Cup Champion, 1998/1999/ 2001 World Team Member, Miami University Female Scholar Athlete of the Year Awardee, Thomas J Fisher Outstanding Skater Awardee.

Erin has coached in Ann Arbor for the past 16 seasons. She specializes in synchronized skating, field moves, ice dancing, and power skating. The 2017-2018 season is Erin’s ninth year with the University of Michigan Synchronized Skating Team. In her past three seasons with the team, UMSST has earned two U.S. National Championship silver medals and became the current Collegiate National Champions.

University of Michigan Synchro Skating 2017-18