Skating Fridays

Double Jump Attempts Just for fun, I recently attempted both a double toe loop and a double loop. Not surprisingly, both were severely under rotated.…

Skating Fridays

Short Arms I’ve been working on improving my layback spin and think it’s made some progress. However, I’m still having issues with the haircutter variation.…

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A Real Flying Camel Spin Prior to switching coaches a few years ago, I thought I had an OK flying camel spin. But, the more…

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Not a Fluke You know how sometimes you learn a new thing and think you’ve got it? And then the next day it disappears? Well,…

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Mind Trickery – a Double Salchow Success Story! I landed my first (and only) clean double salchow in 2019. It was definitely a fluke because…

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Spin Clinic (part 2) As I shared last week, I attended a spin seminar in Delaware. There were two days of clinics, with the second…

Skating Fridays

Spin Clinic (part 1) Earlier this week, I had the opportunity to go to Delaware to attend a spin clinic. This was a special day…