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 […]
The Riverside Rhumba is a UK Level 3 dance skated in Open Kilian, Shadow and Reverse Kilian to 4/4 time rhumba music at 104 beats per minute and introduces the skaters to the slow, seductive rhythm of the Rhumba. This dance is characterised by partners changing places during the swing roll sequences. Invented by Aileen […]
From Carole: Something to be aware of when going to a social dance session at a different rink or dancing with someone new – there can be slight variations in the steps the dance begins with and the hold used. This has happened to me with the lower level/recreational dances. Having been caught unawares in […]
Coffee Skate Online Ice Dance Patterns and Links: Information and Patterns for 21 lower level and recreational dances, ranging from the very familiar (European Waltz & Foxtrot) to the less well-kown (Tulips from Amsterdam Waltz & Denver Shuffle).