Skating Fridays

Back to Work Adult Nationals wrapped up a little while ago, and I am so proud of my friends who competed! While I am sad…

Skating Fridays

Fun Sit Spin Variation My friend K and I were goofing off one day during public skating when we decided to try out various spins.…

Skating Fridays

Funny Faces Skaters Make Casual fans of figure skating will often comment about the breathtaking performances, emotional expressions and intricate costumes. But there is an…

Skating Fridays

Being Trolled By My Coach (Part 2) After my coach trolled my spin entry video, she was at it again (during the same freestyle session).…

Skating Fridays

Being Trolled By My Coach (Part 1) Last week, I was practicing the new butterfly spin entry. I put my phone on the boards and…

Skating Fridays

Butterfly Spin Entry FAIL Two weeks ago, I had a lesson to learn the butterfly spin entry. It requires a LOT of strength and utilizes…

Skating Fridays

Novice Moves – Backward Outside Twizzles There are two elements in figure skating that give me a TON of trouble. One are chocktaws (or S-curves)…