Skating Fridays

Adding to My Repertoire? For the past few weeks, I’ve been landing double salchows on the quarter (which would result in a ‘q’ on a…

Skating Fridays

An Early Christmas Present My in-laws got a brand new sports facility about 10 minutes from their house in the Midwest. This gigantic complex is…

Skating Fridays

Not a Fluke You know how sometimes you learn a new thing and think you’ve got it? And then the next day it disappears? Well,…

Skating Fridays

Mind Trickery – a Double Salchow Success Story! I landed my first (and only) clean double salchow in 2019. It was definitely a fluke because…

Skating Fridays

Birthday Double Salchow Attempt For my birthday earlier this month, I took the day off. My friend K and I drove to take a lesson…

Skating Fridays

Almost Landed! My quest for the elusive double salchow continues. For the past few months, I felt like I have regressed on this element. I…

Skating Fridays

Click Boom I have a really bad (adult) skating habit: I do not make ankle contact in any of my jumps. While ankle contact isn’t…