Nevertheless I did practice instead of staying home. Today I ran though my Bronze MIF and then some freestyle:
(Ignore my typo ... this was 2012, not 2013)
Fast Forward 32 years. Starting January 2, 2012, I am back on the ice doing something else that was unheard of .... Adult Figure Skating. We had "coffee club", which was like adult swim, but there was no opportunity for testing or competition.