Skating Fridays

An update on testing and some spin variations I had a good lesson last week. Of course, I had a few bad axels and a…

Skating Fridays

Three short videos – Death drop spin and axel jump I don’t have much to report this week. The competition is about 4 weeks away…

Skating Fridays

Some Progress The skating competition I entered is slowly sneaking up on me. We are less than two months away until the big day, and…

Skating Fridays

Updated IJS rules and USFSA rulebook Coach S recently received an email from her local PSA representative about some updated IJS rules. I am not…

Skating Fridays

Death drop spin The name of this spin alone is enough to scare anybody. Seriously. Who names a spin the death drop? In reality, though,…

Skating Fridays

Adult Gold Freestyle program elements Coach S is in the midst of choreographing my Adult Gold Freestyle program. Because it will be judged via the…

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…