Skating Fridays

A plea for adult-only group classes I’ve been skating at my rink for over 13 years. Way back in the day, we used to have…

Skating Fridays

Lessons Learned Disclaimer: I am not a coach and don’t play one on TV or on the internet.  Please consult your figure skating coach(es) for…

Skating Fridays

The Decision – and IJS spins Last week I asked you for advice on what I should do in terms of my strategy for skating…

Skating Fridays

Decisions, decisions. I’ve been thinking long and hard about what my strategy should be for the remainder of the year into next spring. What strategy,…

Skating Fridays

One of the required elements for the Adult Gold Freestyle test is the axel jump.  If you wanted to take a look at one of…

Skating Fridays

If you gave me a choice on whether I could jump or spin, I’d definitely prefer to jump. Spinning does not come naturally to me,…

Skating Fridays

It’s back to basics for me. I had my first non-Moves lesson with my coach (who I will refer to as Coach B) last week.…