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Tim Turk – NHL Shooting Coach
An NHL skills and shooting coach since 2001, Tim recently completed a 6 year stretch with the Montreal Canadiens and is currently working with the Carolina Hurricanes, Tampa Bay Lightning, and Philadelphia Flyers. His coaching specialties include puck skills, shooting, puck protection, puck battling, and body contact (impact and pinning) both offensively and defensively. Tim’s approach to teaching puck skills is in line with PowerSkating Academy’s philosophy of slow and perfect – “perfect practice makes perfect”.
Chris Longo – Clinic Specialist
A Belleville native, the 1990 OHL Rookie of the Year with the Peterborough Petes, and third round NHL draft pick of the Washington Capitals, Chris is currently serving as the Bulls’ lead hockey development instructor. Longo enjoyed an 11 year minor pro career including stops in Baltimore, Portland, Springfield, Cleveland, Jackson, Toledo and Italy. Chris Longo shares PowerSkating Academy’s passion and vision of changing the face of hockey starting at the grassroots level.
Dave Levtov – International Musician, Skating Coach Co-founder, Director, and Head Coach
As a world class musician, playing prestigious gigs such as the Coke commercial for the Olympics, hundreds of television and radio commercials, live performances, and many other high profile recordings, Dave has transferred his knowledge of what it takes to make it to the top in music industry to hockey skating. Dave mastered his skating technique by studying with his wife and her mentors; Ms. Joanne Mcleod, Mr. Doug Leigh, Mrs. Ellen Burka, Mr. Bernard Ford, the greatest figure skating coaches of all time. Together with Joscelyn Lund and Laura Levtov, Dave has developed PSA’s powerful “slow and perfect” approach to athletic training, and has created a system that guarantees “great skating” for hockey. PSA’s modern scientific technique approach to “Hockey Skating” incorporates a progressive level program that includes the figure skating world’s ancient figure eights. There is truly no other program out there like the one that the PowerSkating Academy offers.
Laura Levtov – Co-founder, Director, and Head Coach
Laura has more than 30 years of competitive coaching experience and NCCP Level 3 certification. She is a well-respected coach in the Canadian Figure Skating world. Prior to co-founding PowerSkating Academy with Dave in 2008, she founded funSKATE in 1993. A passionate athlete, Laura is also a multiple marathon runner, fitness enthusiast, world traveler, and has climbed Mount Everest twice.
“I believe that every child has the ability to reach his or her full potential, and I am passionate about inspiring them with the love of skating that will drive them to reach their potential, both on the ice and in all areas of life!”
Miles Levtov – Assistant Program Director, Head Coach
Miles Levtov has been coaching with PowerSkating Academy since its creation, and is one of PSA’s highest level skating students. After only 7 years of playing hockey, Miles is currently playing at the Junior level, with the goal of making a European team in the next two years. His phenomenal skating has allowed him to reach this level in such a short period of time.
“Having been raised in the PSA community, I have had the value of learning how to become the best skater I can be as well as helping others to reach their greatest potential. Hockey has allowed me to travel and train with some of the top coaches in the world and to experience and learn great things. Every skater should be able to learn and have fun at the same time.”
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