Apr 4, 2017

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Figure Skating Accessory Review: The Ice Halo

Figure Skating Accessory Review: The Ice Halo

G-forces are the forces you feel when you speed up, slow down, or take tight turns. G-forces are what make roller coasters so much fun and what make car accidents so dangerous.  At g-forces of 4 or 5, the average person might black out because the heart cant pump blood with high g-forces. Blood pools in the extremities, away from the brain, which doesnt receive enough oxygen and...

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Apr 4, 2011

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The Curse of the Over-Committed Figure Skating Clu...

The Curse of the Over-Committed Figure Skating Club Volunteer

Stop me if youve been to this figure skating club meeting before: Someone: We need a volunteer to organize our hospitality room. Over-Committed Volunteer: I can do that. Someone else: We need someone to type up our club bylaws Over-Committed Volunteer: I can do that. Another person: Can you Over-Committed Volunteer: Yes! Still another: How about Over-Committed Volunteer: Im up to...

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Mar 4, 2011

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The Wisdom of Wooden: Talent and Cha...

The Wisdom of Wooden: Talent and Character

I first came across the wisdom of Coach Wooden on the Professional Skaters...

Mar 4, 2011

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Can You Help This Mom: When to Switc...

Can You Help This Mom: When to Switch Figure Skating Coaches

My general question is how do you know if its time to change coaches? My...

Jan 26, 2011

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How Many Private Figure Skating Less...

How Many Private Figure Skating Lessons Is Normal?

Todays question comes from reader Heather. How many private lessons per week...

Jan 22, 2011

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Ask the Ice Moms: Figure Skater Feel...

Ask the Ice Moms: Figure Skater Feels Unsafe at the Rink

This question comes from a concerned friend, M.C. Im strictly a recreational...

Jan 19, 2011

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Protective gear for figure skaters

Protective gear for figure skaters

Today’s post idea comes from two readers from a basic and more advanced level...