Monthly Archives: May 2015

Samantha Cesario: Reflections on a Retirement

A few weeks ago, Samantha Cesario announced her retirement from competitive figure skating at 21. In doing so, she became possibly the first skater to cite the current judging system (IJS) as a factor in her decision. “I’m a skater … Continue reading

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Best, Most & Worst of Pairs 2015

Now that the season is over, I decided to put together my own idiosyncratic list of the Best, Most & Worst of Pairs 2015. Fair warning: My choices here are totally unscientific and quite subjective!! So, feel free to disagree! … Continue reading

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Some Notes from Colonial FSC’s 2015 Show

On Sunday, I took my 5-year-old, very active twin girls to their first ice show! It was Colonial Figure Skating Club’s 2015 club show: “Ice Crystals: Spiraling Through Time.” I can’t do a real review of the show, because truthfully, … Continue reading

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