Skating Fridays

Eggbeater Spin Did you ever notice that many spins in figure skating are named after food-related things? We have a pancake spin, a donut spin,…

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

Pairs Waist Hold Platter Lift My pairs partner and I are trying out new elements all the time, but they don’t always work. We don’t…

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

Trio Program Happy 2022! I hope that you and your loved ones all enjoyed a wonderful holiday and stayed safe and healthy. We spent some…

Skating Fridays

More Death, Less Spiral One of the elements that my pairs partner and I have been hard at work on is the death spiral. For…

Skating Fridays

Fixing a Bent Leg in a Flying Camel Spin I have a horrifically bent leg in my flying camel spin. I’ve tried multiple solutions to…