Lili and I won first place in the USFS Junior Shadow Dance event at the 2016 National Solo Dance Final which took place September 7-10, 2016 in Newark, Delaware and was hosted by the University of Delaware FSC. We qualified through several … Continue reading National Junior Shadow Dance Gold Medalist
Finally Passed Gold! (all four dances. same day. back to back. it was crazy.) – and to think I was hesitant to do solo dance 5 years ago. Continue reading Solo Gold Dance Certificate
1st in Junior Shadow Dance and 2nd in Gold Pattern Dance at this Sunday’s competition. Continue reading Shadow and Gold Skating Competition
Took all 4 of the Pre-Gold dances today, Killian, Blues, Starlight Waltz, and Paso Double. All passed! Still a ways to go until the dances are competition level, but only Gold left now ahhh! ⛸ Continue reading Pre-Gold Dance Tests – Passed!
Recently, my skating club began calling for volunteers to help out with putting on a Special Olympics Figure Skating Program every week on Wednesday nights. As of now, I’ve helped out for about 5 weeks. It’s so exciting to see the participants improve so much and so quickly within this short span of time. They skate faster and faster each week and it’s becoming more difficult for me to keep up with them! Yet, somehow, I feel like I’ve learned more from them than they have from me. More updates to come. Continue reading Local Figure Skating Special Olympics Program
Posting some of my Bronze ice dance videos from way back when (aka 2013) Watching these again make me so nostalgic, but at the same time I cringe because there were so many things I could have been doing better (shaking my head at that posture and those weak pushes). But then again, me 3 years from now will probably say the same thing about my skating skills now haha. Just gotta keep on improving! Continue reading #throwbackthursday 2013 Skating Videos
Another great season of regional skating competitions. I won first in the last three competitions, securing me a spot at the 2015 National Solo Dance Series Final. ↓ SkateWilmington 2015 ↓ ↓ SCNY Solo Dance 2015 ↓ ↓ Southern Connecticut Open 2015 ↓ Continue reading Summer Competitions – 3x Winning Streak