WHO IS JAKE?
Jake Brunott has been sharpening skates since 1975.
He started sharpening at the age of 15 in his father Rene’s basement shop.
In the late 50’s Rene (a professional show skater from the Netherlands) started sharpening figure skates in the Toronto area. After Rene retired in 2004 at the age of 80, Jake opened his own shop
Jake’s involvement with figure skating is not restricted to sharpening.
He has been volunteer coaching CanSkate and Special Olympics since 1985. He is very passionate about his own skating including testing, shows and competitions. He skates 3 or 4 hours a week for his own enjoyment.