Glenview Blades Coaching Staff

Beth Hickey-Krejnik
Beth is a Gold Medalist in Figures and 11 time Honor Roll Coach for the Professional Skaters Association. She has 29 years coaching experience as  aFigure Skating Coach in Figures, Freestyle and Moves in the Field and has students that have passed through their Senior FS and MIF. Beth has 11 years of coaching experience with ISI and USFS Synchronized Skating teams; in 2004, Preliminary Gold Medal Sectional Champions (undefeated) and in 2006, Juvenile National Champions. She has been a Glenview Blades coach for the past 2 seasons. This summer, she is excited to be working alongside of Olympic coach Kori Ade in Monument, Colorado at the Colorado Sports Center. Her proudest accomplishments are her two daughters and being a mom first and foremost.

Bethany McHugh
Bethany started her synchronized skating career when she was 10 years old and never looked back. Since then, she has skated for both the Wagon Wheel Starlets and Miami University in Oxford, Ohio where she earned 8 medals nationally at the Junior, Senior and Collegiate levels. She also competed in many International Championships including the 2002 Senior World Championships in Rouen, France. Bethany has 6 years of synchronized skating coaching experience at ISI and USFSA levels. She has been a 2nd and 3rd grade teacher for the past 8 years, but is now enjoying spending time with her baby girl, Addelyn

Rebecca Menzynski
Rebecca has been in the skating industry for 27 years; including many years of competing at the National and International levels. She is a Double Gold Medalist in Ice Dance and Moves in the Field. As an athlete, she competed in Synchronized skating at the Juvenile through Senior levels. Rebecca has trained many synchronized skaters for the last six years in both ISI and US. She has been a Glenview Blades coach for the past 2 seasons.

Maria Scianna
Maria started skating at the age of five and began her synchronized skating experience with the Jazz Blades precision team at the age of seven. In high school, she competed with the Starlets Junior and Senior level teams before heading to Miami University in Oxford, Ohio where she skated with the Senior Varsity Synchronized Skating Team. Maria has skated nationally and internationally as part of Team USA in Sweden, France and Canada. After receiving her MBA, Maria became a director in the family business she grew up in. This is her 9th year as a Glenview Blades Coach and her 2nd year as the Synchronized Skating Coordinator. Maria lives in Bloomingdale with her husband, Jim, and her daughter, Bianca.

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