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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.
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 ...
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 ...
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.
Mohawk Ice Skating Turn - Origin of the Figure Skating Term "Mohawk"
Where did the name "Mohawk" come from? Why is a mohawk, which is an ice skating turn, named after an American indian tribe?
Basic Figure Skating Jumps That Ice Skaters Must Know
There are certain jumps that all ice skaters learn and that figure skating fans ... Assorted Ice Skating Terms Every Skater Should Know · How to Recognize ...
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.
Figure Skating Move Twizzles - Description - About.com
Twizzles are multirotational one-foot turns done in figure skating.
Bielman - Definition in Figure Skating - About.com
Young woman figure skater performing a Bielman - Ryan McVay/Allsport Concepts/Getty Images ... Sometimes the term "bielman" is not capitalized. Alternate ...
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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