While NISA put details of the Skate-UK (http://www.iceskating.org.uk/skateuk/aboutskateuk) and Skate-UK Star (http://www.iceskating.org.uk/skateuk/aboutstar) requirements on their website, they don’t seem to put details of higher levels, and enquiries seem to be referred to the shop where these can be purchased. However, this Wikipedia page is useful. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Ice_Skating_Association Because this information seems hard to get, some of […]
Tatiana Navka and Roman Kostomarov of Russia dancing the Austrian Waltz at the 2004 European Championships in Budapest, where they came 1st in this section, and 1st overall.
The Austrian Waltz is a Gold Bar 1 (UK) / International (USA) level dance, skated in 3/4 time at a tempo of 60 three-beat measures per minute (180 beats per minute). It was invented by Austrian dancers Susi Handschmann and Peter Handschmann, and first performed in Vienna in 1979. It was included as an official […]
Instructional video of the Austrian Waltz, with a commentary.
Austrian Waltz dance test, 2011
Emily Samuelson and Evan Bates dancing the Austrian Waltz at the 2006 US Nationals in St Louis, Missouri, where they came 2nd in the Junior section.
Katrina Reyes and Jon Wright dancing the Paso Doble and Austrian Waltz at the 2006 US Nationals in St Louis, Missouri, where they came 9th in the Junior section.
USFSA 2012-13 Tests Book: Excellent book with 38 dance patterns, plus all the USFSA figure skating tests.