Skating Fridays

Layback Haircutter Position Um, yes. You read that right. My coach apparently likes the progress that I am making in my layback attempts so much…

Skating Fridays

A Real Layback Spin? I lost flexibility in my lower back after I quit competitive gymnastics as a child. I’ve been working on gaining it…

Skating Fridays

Headless Spin Last week, I had a fun spin lesson. When my coach asked me what I wanted to work on, I mentioned trying some…

Skating Fridays

A Real Layback Spin {Video} Many, many years ago, I used to be a competitive gymnast. I was the youngest on my team, and at…

Skating Fridays

Pairs Upright Spin Progress It’s been a while since I last posted a pairs skating video. Well, I have a good reason. I’ve barely had…

Skating Fridays

Broken Leg Sit Spin Attempt I’m still hard at work with this broken leg sit spin. You’ll notice that my free leg isn’t quite on…

Skating Fridays

A Real Back Camel Spin I’ve been on the struggle bus with the back camel spin. For whatever reason, my body refuses to get itself…