Yarmouth Ice Club
The Bog Arena, 188 Summer Street, Kingston, MA



Karen Lehmann


Figure Skating Coach, PSA – RFS

With over seven years of figure skating coaching experience, Karen has worked with skaters at all levels.  Most recently Karen coached two of her students to the Eastern Sectional Championships.  Combining her elite-level training experience as an Olympic speed skater and many years as a competitive figure skater, Karen provides both well rounded skating expertise and a comprehensive coaching and training regimen. Karen coaches freestyle, moves in the field, off-ice strength and conditioning, and is experienced in using the pole-harness for jump training and video analysis.

With a master’s degree in Education and 16 years as a high school teacher, Karen tailors her coaching to match the learning styles of each student, providing differentiated instruction and personalized attention to skaters and their families.

Figure Skating

  •   Member of Yarmouth Ice Club (2013 – present)
  •   Professional Skaters Association – Registered Freestyle Coach
  • Former member of Commonwealth FSC (1978 – 2004)
  • Competitive figure skater for 10 years
  • Passed Junior Freestyle and 6th figure tests
  • 2 time New England Champion (Pre-Juvenile & Juvenile)
  • Insured – U.S. Figure Skating Association

Short Track Speed Skating

  • 1994 Olympic Bronze Medalist
  • 2 time World Championship Bronze Medalist
  • 7 time U.S. National Team member
  • 9 years experience of elite-level athletic training at Olympic Training Centers


  • Massachusetts Certified French Teacher
  • B.A. in French – Northern Michigan University
  • Master’s in Education – Cambridge College
  • Member Massachusetts Teachers Association


  • U.S. Figure Skating
  • Professional Skaters Association
  • U.S. Olympians Association
  • U.S. Olympic Alumni Association
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association Member