Free Skate

Each Free Skate level is divided into three sections: skating skills, spins and jumps. The levels are designed to give skaters a strong foundation and it is at this point the skater can choose to pursue a recreational or competitive approach to the sport of figure skating.

 


Here's where you'll start!

Pre-Free Skate

Skating Skills:
A. Forward inside open mohawk from a standstill position
B. Backward crossovers to backward outside edge glides
C. Backward outside edge to a forward outside edge transition
D. Two forward crossovers into a forward inside mohawk, step down and cross behind, step into one backward crossover and step to a forward inside edge

Spin:
E. One-foot upright spin, optional entry and free-foot position

Jumps:
F. Mazurka (R and L)
G. Waltz jump

Bonus Skill: Backward inside pivots, clockwise and counterclockwise