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…

Skating Fridays

If you gave me a choice on whether I could jump or spin, I’d definitely prefer to jump. Spinning does not come naturally to me,…

Skating Fridays

TGIF! This week has flown by.  My coach is on vacation this week, so I did not have a lesson. I did manage to go…

Skating Fridays

Welcome to the 2nd edition of Skating Fridays! I had such an overwhelmingly positive response to the inaugural post that I will try to make…

Skating Fridays

Most (if not all) of you know that I am a figure skater. I get questions all the time on what type of skating I…