Newly sharpened blades + a weekend off the ice enjoying the last dog days of summer = Splat !
Had a great fall today doing backward crossovers during my warm up. The camera didn't catch the fall, but got me in the belly slide backwards! Such talent.
Coach showed up unexpectedly today. She was giving a guy a private lesson. You will see him in the background (or foreground) of my videos today! More entertaining than my warm up and MIF lesson... that's for sure.
So far all we are working on is the Power Circles. They are so much harder than I thought they would be. Staying on the pattern and especially holding a good edge for the first 4 strokes is hard.
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If you have skated long enough it has happened to you. I was on the ice today and the rink music wasn’t working. So off I went to inform ...
As much as I am enjoying learning to ice dance and practicing moves in the field ... this was the best day of skating I have had in a long t...
With a gigantic sigh of relief, I am proud to say that I successfully passed my Adult Bronze Free Skate Test today ... and with no re-skates...