Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Back Spin Envy
I met this guy Michael Rubke at Adult Nationals in Scottsdale Arizona this April. He skated great and gave me some advice on the backspin. Coaching is very important, but if you don't have somebody to emulate or watch it's hard for me to learn new things. Once I see it done many times i will know when it feels right on the ice. As a child I could not afford very many lessons so much of what I learned came from watching others.
Michael Rubke Back Spin Demonstration
I knew yesterday would be foggy as they had a small fire or something back where the Zamboni room is. When I got there you could hardly see...