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A Short Glossary of Fun Figure Skating Terms
They also have to understand the different branches of figure skating. This article may help a reader learn some of the facts and terms related to the sport.
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Swizzles - Ice Skating Term Swizzles - Figure Skating - About.com
Also Known As: In roller skating, Swizzles are called "Scissors." Some ice skating schools call swizzles "Fishes." Some rinks use the word "Sculling" when ...
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Glossary of Skating Terms - Figure Skating - About.com
There are skating terms that every figure skater must know. Learn the names and meanings of the basic figure skating jumps and spins. Learn the names and ...
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Ice and Figure Skating Term Toe Pushing - About.com
When beginning ice skaters skate forward or do forward crossovers, there is an urge to push with the toe pick. Toe pushing on figure skates is wrong.
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Mohawk Ice Skating Turn - Origin of the Figure Skating Term "Mohawk"
In Lynn Copley-Graves' book, Figure Skating History: The Evolution of Dance on Ice, the author writes the following about the origins of the ice skating term ...
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Moves in the Field - Figure Skating Term Moves in the Field
US Figure Skating has slowly replaced required figure tests with a series of tests called Moves in the Field Tests.
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Figures or Edges - Ice Skating Term Figures or Edges - Figure Skating
Figures are patterns done on curves. When you make a half circle on an outside edge, you have done a forward outside edge in a pattern. If you make two full ...
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The Figure Skating Term "Edge" - About.com
Definition: Ice skates have inside edges and outside edges. Stand with your feet parallel. Press your feet to the outside. These are outside edges. Now, press ...
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Basic Figure Skating Jumps That Ice Skaters Must Know
There are certain jumps that all ice skaters learn and that figure skating fans should try to recognize. ... Top 7 Basic Figure Skating Jumps Every Ice Skater Must Know .... Glossary of Figure Skating Terms · How to Recognize Olympic Figure...
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Check or Checking - Figure Skating Terms Check or Checking
In figure skating, when a skater lands a jump or completes a turn, he or she checks the landing or checks the turn. Checking prevents the skater from continuing ...
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