Charli Kennedy, Director—Skating Club of Vail Winter Show

Charli was born and raised in Birmingham, England Just outside of London UK.  She started training at the ice rink six morning per week at the young age of six.  Along with figure skating Charli also attended a full time dance school and had a modeling career with Models 1. 

Charli’s figure skating history includes completing for England in both free skate and pairs, winning the all England championships.  Charli was on the British Squad Team for Freaks and competed as a pair skater gaining bronze, silver, and gold medals consecutively.  She was ranked 9th in Great Britain.

Charli was accepted into a professional dance school in London, England at the same time she was auditioning for skating show.  At the age of 17, she decided to take a contract with Disney on Ice.  Although her heart missed dancing, she stayed with Disney on Ice for eight years.  She traveled around the world as a principle skater performing for Disney on Ice in show such as … High School Musical, Princess Classics, and Let’s Celebrate,

Charli moved out to Vail, Colorado to become a coach and transfer her love for the sport onto young skaters.  She is delighted to be the show director for the Skating Club of Vail