Skating Fridays

Goals for Adult Nationals I can hardly believe that Adult Nationals is next week. We finally finished choreographing my brand-new freestyle program, and what better…

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Nationals Team Send-Off In previous years, our rink did not send many adults to the Adult Figure Skating Championships (“Nationals”). I’m not quite sure why.…

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Obligatory Fall… Check! I don’t know what it is about me, but I always, always fall before a competition or a test.  I’m not sure…

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In Need Of New Blades I bought my current pair of boots and blades about 7 or 8 years ago. I honestly don’t even remember…

Skating Fridays

Skating Blogs I Read In case you are curious, these are the skating blogs that I enjoy reading and following. Here they are, in alphabetical…

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Club Wish List Most serious skaters belong to a local figure skating club, where they pay dues in order to get testing and competition privileges.…

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New spin combinations In addition to the jump combinations, I’ve also been working on altering my spins to make them Level 2. In order to…