Trying to get ice time in the summer is difficult. This rink has a new club and most of the kids are LTS or just higher so they are all over the place and don't really follow freestyle session etiquette -
Glad it was only me. Hank and I skate Thursday night there... we'll see.
I just worked on this and that. Feeling less than confident on my toe jumps especially my Lutz (or Flutz I should say) -
Good things happening: My sit spin is getting stronger and I am getting lower and faster. My camel spin comes and goes but I am getting stronger and finding my center more often than not these days.
I really want a flying camel for my program and a back sit spin.
Lastly I imagined my dramatic music in my head and tried to improvise a little. Still not 100% sure of the music. It's very quiet and slow and 1:30 isn't a lot of time for that type of music. The main thing is the dramatic skate has no jump requirements or spin requirements. So everything you put in it needs to be skated well or left out. It's more about the connection to the music. I will play around with it more next time I skate then show my coach (choreographer) and see what she says.
DONT BE CONFUSED - WE HAVE NOT TESTED THIS FD YET. My YouTube video didn’t give a shot to work with for the thumbnail so I grabbed an old s...
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...
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...