Figure skating

My PT for core stabilization, flexibility, hip strength

January 10, 2016 Figure skating

I read in Skating Magazine that you should become strong for skating, not skate to become strong. That’s advice I’ve ignored until I got injured and had to make up for it off-ice. I once heard a skater’s comment that seems more and more true to me; “I skate because I don’t like going to […]

6 comments More →

What do I Want to Learn in Skating?

October 3, 2015 Figure skating

I’m contemplating my goals for the skating season. Last year in ice dance I started on the foxtrot and fourteenstep, which I’d like to get to test level this year. I was off the ice in July and August and have been back for a few weeks. It’s coming back, though I’m still at a […]

6 comments More →

Ice Theatre of New York Part III

August 14, 2015 Figure skating

Inclusions by Ice Theatre of New York

Ice Theatre of New York’s premiere of Ice:Dance 2014 in Wenatchee, WA: Part III of my report.

4 comments More →

2015 US Adult Championships Part II

July 12, 2015 Figure skating

skating rose program

My dramatic program from 2015 US Adult Championships, skated with a rose.

6 comments More →

2015 US Adult Championships Part I

May 20, 2015 Figure skating

US Adult Championships

My first US Adult Figure Skating Championships. The venue in Salt Lake and my bronze free skate.

10 comments More →

Fiesta Skate

May 3, 2015 Figure skating

Fiesta Skate photo

Skated both my programs at Fiesta Skate.

6 comments More →

Stars on Ice SkateFest

April 21, 2015 Figure skating

Skatefest with Patrick Chan and Ben Agosto

The Seattle USFSA SkateFest with Stars on Ice skaters.

12 comments More →

Fiesta Flow Community Class by Douglas Webster

April 11, 2015 Figure skating

Douglas Webster 2012

A skating seminar by Douglas Webster on achieving flow and enjoying the artistic aspects of skating.

0 comments More →

2015 Pacific Coast Adult Sectionals Part II

March 21, 2015 Figure skating

landing of flip/toe loop

My bronze freestyle program at 2015 Pacific Coast Adult Sectionals.

10 comments More →

2015 Pacific Coast Adult Sectionals Part I

March 14, 2015 Figure skating

rose program spiral

Skating my bronze dramatic program at 2015 Pacific Coast Adult Sectionals.

16 comments More →