I have a lesson tomorrow, so I didn't want to skip the ice today. I never really got in the groove today, so I just made the best of my time. You can tell in my spirals that I am not stretched out or warmed up. My skating leg is really bent. (NO NO)
On my last lesson my coach told me to change my jump landings so that I am not still "rotating". You have to be able to check your landings (stop the rotation) so that you can pick back for a combination jump. My waltz jumps are sometimes big, but they pull around and that keeps me from doing the Waltz-Toe Loop combination.
I did one today. I also did a Toe Loop - Loop combination I was happy about that. Also new on this clip is a little "ballet jump" and some connecting steps.
Time to get back to work on the Rocker Foxtrot. I asked for some help on the rocker during my lesson. Hard turn for me on my own.
After passing my Adult Bronze MIF test on Tuesday I headed to the rink today ready to work on my program for the competition I entered in ...
Great lesson today. I knew we wouldn’t make it through all 3 dances. But we got some good practice in on the American Waltz and I am tryi...