Skating Fridays

Lightbulb moment I had another lightbulb moment last week. Coach B has been telling me to stop jumping UP for my axel because my “snap”…

Skating Fridays

Baby Steps Over the past few weeks, I’ve shared what I have been focusing on for my axel jump. Coach wants me to learn how…

Skating Fridays

Falling Hurts You already know this, but falling hurts. Falling on ice hurts even more (thank you, Captain Obvious). I learned this the hard way…

Skating Fridays

Trick or Treat Happy Halloween! Do you have any fun plans for tonight? We plan on taking Addie trick or treating in our old neighborhood…

Skating Fridays

Better, Faster, Stronger I think I’ve mentioned at the beginning of the year that I wanted to skate better, faster and stronger in 2014. I…

Skating Fridays

Axel breakthrough I’ve been working hard at refining my axel jump recently. I have a tendency to “stork” my jumping leg in the air so…

Skating Fridays

Some Axel Progress One of the goals that I set for myself this year is to make the axel my strongest jump. I’m currently at…