Kim Rich is the Director of Gymnastics at Chelsea Piers.
This summer will mark her 15th year at Chelsea Piers. Her favorite part of camp is when the whole gymnastics camp comes together to compete and share the skills they have learned throughout the week. Kim believes with proper skill progression, gymnastics is a sport that has benefits for everyone regardless of age or level.
Amy Rowland Siegel
Amy Rowland Siegel is the Director of all Gymnastics Camps and Ninja + Parkour Camp.
This is her first season overseeing all gymnastics summer camp and Ninja & Parkour camp. Amy has coached gymnasts of all levels from preschool classes to elite team gymnasts!
John Dwinell is the Director of Sports Academy Camp.
John works at Ethical Culture Fieldston School as the head of Physical Education. He has also coached collegiate basketball for over 30 years and went to the NCAA Division II Elite 8 in 2016. This is John’s 16th summer at Chelsea Piers.
Ron Restrepo is the Co-Director of the Sports Academy Camp and Director of Elite Soccer.
Ron runs the soccer department at the Field House and is the President of the Cosmopolitan Junior Soccer League in NYC. This is Ron’s 16th summer being a part of Sports Academy Camp.
Jessica Huot is the Skating School Director atSky Rink and the Director of all skating camps.
She is a six-time Finnish National Ice Dance Champion and USFS quadruple gold medalist. Jessica’s true talent is her ability to bring her love of the sport to any skill level, making all campers feel comfortable on the ice.
Keith Knight is the Youth Hockey Director and Director of all ice hockey camps.
He has coached top teams since 1985, including the Cyclones, and has played for various ACHL and IHL hockey teams. Keith is dedicated to improving each player’s skills through hands-on coaching.
Dan O’Brien is the Lead Hockey Instructor for Junior, Full-Day and Acceleration Ice Hockey Summer Camps.
Coach Dan O’Brien has been a professional hockey coach since 1998. He coached the “AAA” PeeWee National Champions in 2001 and coached four USA National Championship Finals. Coach Dan is dedicated to providing a fun, safe and educational environment for players of all levels.
Chance Scheffing is the Lead Instructor of Performance Golf Camp.
Chance is a Class A PGA Member Certified in Teaching and Coaching, a First Tee Certified Assistant Coach and a U.S. Kids Top 50 Certified Instructor. In 2017, he was Chelsea Piers Coach of the Year.
Tim Townsend is the Lead Instructor of Golf Camp.
Tim has been a Class A PGA member since 1995 and has worked with four "Top 100 Teachers." He was named Chelsea Piers PGA Teacher of the Year in 2004 and 2005 and Coach of the Year in 2011 and 2015.
Devon Anderson is the Director of Basketball Camp as well as Urban Adventure Camp.
His favorite part of camp is the off-site trips! He has been involved in Summer Camp programs for over 10 years.
Craig Woodcock has been the Summer Camp Director for 13 summers and a part of the Chelsea Piers family for 17 years.
Craig is a former competitive hockey player and coaches year-round at Sky Rink. Craig is dedicated to providing the best summer camp experience for campers and their families.
Franco Olguin-Bustos is the Assistant Summer Camp Director at Chelsea Piers.
Prior to his role as Assistant Camp Director in 2019, Franco spent five years as a camp counselor, soccer coach and Summer Camp intern. He is dedicated to providing a fun, friendly and safe environment for all campers.
Kimberleigh Velez is the Summer Camp Coordinator at Chelsea Piers.
Kim has been with Chelsea Piers since 2016. Prior to her role as Summer Camp Coordinator, Kim started as a Golf Camp counselor in 2016. She was promoted to the Head Counselor of Golf Camp and worked directly with the Golf Camp Director on all aspects of camp programming. In 2018, she became a camp office intern and specialized in transportation for all full-day campers.
Lindsay Ritchings is the Director of Preschool Gymnastics.
Coach Lindsay has been a part of the Chelsea Piers team since June 2017. She has degrees in both Health Education and Pre-school Education. During the school year Lindsay is the Director of the Avenues School WAM program and during the summer loves working with our Pre-schoolers at Chelsea Piers camp. Lindsay loves instilling healthy habits in children while allowing them to discover and explore.
Stephanie Hernandez is the Director of Full Day Ice Skating.
Stephanie learned how to skate at Sky Rink when she was just 10 years old. She has been a skating coach since 2011 and led the Preschool and Junior ice skating camp for six years. She enjoys sharing her love of skating with the new generation.
Sarah Luttinger is the Director of Junior Gymnastics.
Sarah has been a gymnastics coach at the Field House at Chelsea Piers for over seven years. She loves teaching aspiring gymnasts and watching them achieve their goals!
Freddie Moore is the Preschool & Junior Ice Skating Director.
Freddie grew up skating at Chelsea Piers! With over 20 years of figure skating experience, she coaches skaters of all ages and ability levels year-round at Sky Rink. More than anything, she loves empowering the next generation of skaters with the fun and magic of skating.
Bernard Blanda is the Assistant Director of Sports Academy.
Coach Bernard has been coaching at Chelsea Piers for the past 17 years. During the school year he serves as the Director of Youth Basketball overseeing the competitive travel team program and recreational youth sports classes. Bernard is passionate about helping young athletes believe in their abilities and achieve their goals.
Golf Summer Camps offers junior golfers of all abilities the unique opportunity to learn the game from experienced, enthusiastic and supportive golf professionals at one of the country's premier training facilities.