National Blades Synchronized Skating Teams

Winning Medals and Making Memories  since 1997

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Meet Our Coaches

All of our coaches are registered PSA and USFS members and have completed the required background checks, and safe sport training necessary to coach figure skating in the US.

Teresa Yuengert

NBSST team owner, program administrator & head coach. Teresa has over 22 years as USFS & PSA registered/accredited coach for synchronized skating & singles skating. She is a former regional and sectional competitor in singles and synchronized skating. She brings a wealth of experience to our team in synchronized team choreography, moves in the field, and freestyle.Teresa is also a licensed Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer, specializing in obstetric sonograms.

Cheryl Haase


Katrina Chu

Former member of the National Blades Intermediate line, Katrina has 4 years experience  as a national synchronized skating competitor on the University of Delaware Collegiate team. She has worked primarily with our Open Juvenile and Intermediate lines over the past three years. She has a Bachelors degree in exercise science, with a minor in strength and conditioning from the University of Delaware, Katrina is planning a career as a Physical Therapist in the near future.

Marieka Cober

Former synchronized skater with various programs, at thepre-juvenile, intermediate, and adult level.  She has an interdisciplinary Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications, Law, Economics, and Government from American University.  She works for a disability rights law firm.