Spotlight - Mark Muse, World Champion Speed Skating coach
The Muse name in roller sports has been around for generations. It all started in 1972 when John and Ramona Muse built their first roller rink in Des Moines, IA.
Every roller sport imaginable their children were trying on the rink. The top three roller sports to stick were Hockey, Derby, and Speed. Mark always had an keen eye for noticing the smallest details to give his brothers the competitive edge while competing. That was quickly noticed by other athletes and Mark started getting a reputation one of the best coaches in the world.
Mark is most known for his coaching in Speedskating. Many of his skaters have gone on to win at the national level and some even on the world stage. Other notable accomplishments include National Championships in Inline Hockey including sending players on to the Professional and World (Team USA) level. Along with National Championships in Roller Derby, Mark coached Team USA who went on to win a World Championship.
If you see Mark, or any of the Muse family, around the rink. Please stop them and thank them for everything that the have done for our city and our sport.