US National, International, World Junior & Senior Grand Prix Coach
Coach to National & International Medalists
PSA Level V Ranking
Contributor & Presenter at number seminars and training camps across North America
Former Figure Skating Program Director
Former National Pairs Champion
Skate Canada Triple Gold Medalist
USFS Gold Medalist
Lara Ladret is a 4-time national competitor and the 1985 Novice Pair Champion of Canada. She is a triple gold medalist in Freestyle, Pairs and Dance. Following her amateur competitive career, she spent 4 years performing in professional ice shows in Spain and across Canada. Lara has over 25 years of coaching experience. She has her PSA Senior Rating in both Freestyle and Pairs and has a Level 3 NCCP coaches rating in Canada.
Lara was Director of off-ice training at the Olympic Training Centre in Ontario, Canada where she not only training National, International &Olympic skaters off ice but coached them on ice as well.
Lara has a background in Sports Therapy, Deep Tissue & Swedish Massage, and Cranial Sacral Therapy. With her knowledge of skating and sports therapy, she was appointed Chief Therapist and Trainer for the Stars on Ice Tours. Lara spent several years in this position taking care of some of the world's biggest skating stars including Olympic Champions: Scott Hamilton, Tara Lipinski and Kristi Yamaguchi.
Since relocating to the US in 1999, Lara has been instrumental in developing National & International competitors and champions from the grassroots up.