Yasmin Walker

 

Coach

Yasmin is the main coach of the Ice Picksies and Velocity. She is both a NZIFSA Level 1 accredited coach and a US Figure Skating (USFSA & PSA) accredited coach.

 

Yasmin is originally from Los Angeles, CA, USA. She moved to New Zealand in 2018 to pursue a degree at the University of Auckland, working towards a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in international business and information systems.


Yasmin began skating at age 9. She skated in synchro from ages 9-11. She competed at US National and International competitions with the Los Angeles Ice Theater Senior Team from 2013-2015, becoming a 3x Bronze National Medalist and placing 6th 2x internationally. She is also a 4x US National Showcase
competitor.


In 2019, Yasmin created Velocity, a development adult synchro team, which competed twice, winning
both competitions. She also has a deep background in dance, dancing competitively at a studio from age