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Maddie Takes the Ice Visits the Skokie Skatium

January 20, 2013 by  
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Winter Outing Promotes Sport and Education By Larry Norris About 80 Young skating enthusiasts and parents from Chicago’s North Shore  and Skokie Public Library patrons took advantage of a special complimentary  program called an “Afternoon with Ice Skater Nicolette House” on January 7th,  2013 at the  Skokie Skatium.  The innovative program brought author Nicolette  House […]

It takes a village…..to raise a successful athlete

January 18, 2013 by  
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It Takes A Village… You’ve heard the quote,” It takes a village to raise a child”. Well, in my opinion it takes a village to create a winning athlete. So many of us watch sports or the Olympic Games and admire the winners and marvel at their greatness. It is a natural inclination to think, […]

Where do good performances come from? The mind, body, or both?

January 18, 2013 by  
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By Nicolette House We know the cliche- sports are 99% mental and 1% physical. Athletes always see coaches point to their heads make references such as, It’s all up here, when a player makes an uncharacteristic mistake. As an athlete and professionally trained life coach, I’ve taken a close look at how true this  theory […]

Could my boots be a problem?

January 18, 2013 by  
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By Nicolette House In the past, breaking in new skating boots could feel like trying to break in cement blocks. Try bending your knees and ankles with something that stiff laced tightly around your feet. In recent years boot manufactures have made the break-in process much easier, largely due offering custom skates, heat molding, and […]

Q&A with PrivateProList creator Michael

January 18, 2013 by  
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Michael Sklutovsky, creator of PrivateProList.com, is getting the skating community up to speed where marketing in 2013 is concerned. Skating professionals now have the opportunity to advertise and market themselves in a new way. PrivateProList, officially launched in March of 2012, is a website dedicated to matching professionals giving private lessons in a variety of […]

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