Gabby and Me

I found this in my archives and thought it worthwhile to re-post,  although it may seem like this site is turning into the the Gabby Daleman fan club!  for the record I really like Kaetlyn Osmond and of course Ashley Wagner and Carolina Kostner but I digress…....

Bullied No More

  I was bullied as a teenager.    A  group of mean girls decided to make bully bait out of me in grade seven for no other reason than they were all trying to impress their group leader and out-do themselves to see who could be the meanest towards me.   I was the...

Practice Duds

  What do you wear for your practice sessions?  Unlike our feline friend, scarves, thick woolly sweaters and fur pants are not an option for intense figure skating practices.  Alternatively, do you have trouble finding practice wear that is comfortable, stylish...

Essentrics for Adult Ice Skaters

Devoted ice skaters need to cross-train since  we repeat the same movements over and over, often for hours at a time on a regular basis, this is hard on the body at any age. I train with teens in a Sport-Study Programme and they often complain about the same aches and...

Dinner With The King

  My figure skating  club’s year-end show was this past  Saturday and only now am I coming down from the tremendous adrenaline rush that’s been building for the past month.  Since it was our 50th anniversary edition  we were fortunate to have not only...

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