Teachers

 

See a glimpse into a few of our amazing teachers. All of our teachers enjoy being around children and helping out. They specialize in their fields, and have had years of experience.

 
 
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Heather Cowan

Specializations
Director

Accounting, Web, Mom, Event Planning

Summer Camp Prior Experience directing

Heather grew up in SLC, Utah and has an accounting degree from Westminster College in SLC, Utah. She is combining her love of mentoring and teaching children in positive and healthy relationships. Heather shares her love of the Olympics being a former Olympic Mascot for the S.L.C. 2002 Winter Olympic Games. “I can not wait to share this GOLD journey with your child/children!”

Luge qualifier

Specializations
luge sport
Strength Training
Competitive Racing

Learn from a luge athlete and their journey towards the Olympic Team. Do they really start training in junior high? See where they spend there afternoons? (hint the luge track) We can’t wait!

Top-20 finalist on Season 6 of The Voice

Top-20 finalist on Season 6 of The Voice

Madilyn Paige*

Specializations

Singer-songwriter who has performed for audiences throughout the United States, in Canada and Japan.  At age 16 she was a Top-20 finalist on Season 6 of The Voice.  Madilyn has opened for the Sawyer Brown Band, as well as the pre-show for Rachel Platten, American Authors and Jason Derulo.

*touring schedule permited only - hopefully she is available during our camp*

Fitness Director

Specializations
Functional Training
Fitness & Nutrition
Athlete Conditioning
U of U athletes

We are excited to have this high demand trainer in our midst. He has trained olympic athletes and college athletes of all types. Let’s see if he can get us motivated to move while enjoying what we are doing.

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Shannon Bahrke Happe

Olympic Medalist

Shannon Bahrke is an American Olympic freestyle skier and entrepreneur. Bahrke was the silver medalist in moguls at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, the bronze medalist at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, and in 2003 was the World Cup Champion.

She will wow us with her 30 min. movement Olympic Training exercises, and share her new autographed Children’s book with us and show us her two Olympic Medals!

Shannon Bahrke Happe’s new book $20 deal to KIDSGOFORGOLD students!

Shannon Bahrke Happe’s new book $20 deal to KIDSGOFORGOLD students!


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Abby Ringquist

Specializations
ski jumping
Sports Conditioning
Strength & Resistance Training

With a background in ski jumping. Abby can share her knowledge with us about her Olympic sport and the skills she has needed to stay focused.

Teacher #2 coming soon

Specializations

attend an actual Olympic Venue Space - July 29-Aug. 2nd

attend an actual Olympic Venue Space - July 29-Aug. 2nd

Soldier Hollow Nordic Center