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Colorado Springs Could Be a Figure Skating Fairyland

May 23, 2013 by  
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By Jo Ann Schneider Farris When I was a young ice skater, when SKATING Magazine arrived each month, I couldn’t wait to read every article and look at every photo.  I even enjoyed looking at the advertisements!  One photo, that always intrigued me was a photo of the beautiful Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs, […]

Catching up with World Team Members Kim Navarro and Brent Bommentre

March 19, 2013 by  
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IT: Tell us about your Stars on Ice experience. Kim: It was a dream come true that we never even knew we had. We never thought Stars On Ice was in our future so to get the email about it was a huge shock and a huge honor.  It never lost its awe and its value. […]

Life’s Lessons on the Sun Valley Ice

February 18, 2013 by  
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Premiere destination ski resort, glamorous playground for the well-to-do, stomping grounds of celebrities and stars…. These are all things that Sun Valley, Idaho is known for. To me, it is the ultimate home away from home and the greatest gift I could have ever given my child. Back in the “hey day” of skating, few […]

Sun Valley, Idaho May Be a Figure Skater’s Dream Come True

February 18, 2013 by  
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By Jo Ann Schneider Farris Sun Valley, Idaho,  for many figure skaters, has been called a figure skater’s paradise.  Founded in 1936, the resort is called by some as an “American Shangri-La.”  “Sun Valley” got its name because it gets about 250 days of sunshine every year. For those who have never been there, Sun […]

New Year’s Resolutions for Figure Skating Parents

January 20, 2013 by  
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New Year’s Resolutions for Figure Skating Parents By Jo Ann Schneider Farris As 2013 begins, it’s time for figure skating parents to evaluate their behavior.  Below are some suggested New Year’s Resolutions for figure skating parents. 1.  Be consistent with your child’s lessons and practice. Get your children to the rink on time for lessons […]

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