Good lesson with Randy Clark today on MIF. We are going with my preferred foot position on the double three turns - I watched a test yesterday and got convinced I need to do what’s comfortable. Putting the foot in front going from LBI to LFO was not happening without doubling me over. No matter how hard I tried I could not get the weight over my blade with the foot in front. And a surprise at the end of a short 15-20 minute lesson was him asking me to demonstrate my backspin.
What? Ok... happy to get off moves for 5 minutes. I need to be softer in the skating knee and close my hips ... )(*^&*&% damn hips ... a problem everywhere!
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...