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Archive for May, 2008

A Round-Up of Off-Season Skating News

I know, I know… I’ve been a terrible blogger of late. In my defense, it is the summer. But, that doesn’t mean nothing is happening in the big bad figure skating world. Here’s a rundown of some rather gossipy off-season news: Lauzon and Dubreuil retire from ice dance after a remarkable 13-year career Kristi Yamaguchi [...]

Survival of the Fastest

I was reminded about the perils of free skating sessions last week when I read this wonderful short essay from Current Skate of Mind about surviving a busy free skate session. If you’ve been bold enough to step on to a senior free skating session, you know it takes the concentration of an air traffic [...]