Skating Fridays

The Direct Linkage of Skating to Ballet Did any of you watch the US Figure Skating Championships (“Nationals”) a few weeks ago? I’m not sharing…

Skating Fridays

Just a Hair Short I’ve been working diligently on landing a fully clean and rotated double salchow. It’s been over a year in the works.…

Skating Fridays

Opting Out In the winter, there is typically an all-adult competition that I enter. It’s a great warm-up and precursor for Adult Sectionals in March.…

Skating Fridays

Double Salchow in the Harness I asked our skating director for a harness lesson to see if I could do this jump successfully. As you…

Skating Fridays

A new jump drill My jump coach used to have his skaters work on a drill where they grab the underside of their free leg/knee.…

Skating Fridays

2019 Skating Goals Happy New Year! It’s time to list out my 2019 skating goals. In no particular order… Continue to improve my skating skills…

Skating Fridays

2018 Year in Review It’s hard to believe that 2018 is coming to a close. That means it’s time to reflect on my 2018 goals…