Skating Fridays

Look Ma, No Hands! My coach has been racking his brain on a method to help me successfully rotate a double salchow. It’s been over…

Skating Fridays

Intermediate Test Results Earlier this month, I took the Intermediate Moves in the Field Test (adult passing standard). I felt pretty good in the morning…

Skating Fridays

Skating Expectations versus Reality Do you ever find yourself in a situation where a coach or a friend asks you to copy them? I often…

Skating Fridays

Aerial Challenge Each year, the Broadmoor World Arena hosts the Aerial Figure Skating Challenge. This is an opportunity for skaters to show off their jumping…

Skating Fridays

Testing This is the face I made when my coach told me to sign up for the next test session. She encouraged me to take…

Skating Fridays

Double Salchow Update Sadly, I feel like this jump is regressing. My coach and I have done just about every exercise in the book and…

Skating Fridays

Bullying in Skating Today, I wanted to shift gears a bit and talk about something that I’ve been hesitant to talk about. With all the…