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Not only are boots and blades extremely important for a figure skater to succeed, but flexibility plays a vital role in how you perform on the ice, as well. While you may know the basics of stretching, stretches for figure skaters can be very different from what you’ve come to know. Figure skating warm-ups are […]Full Article
There’s nothing quite like competition day. The sound of skate guards clacking against rubber mats and concrete fills the halls as competitors young and old mill around behind the ice before the program starts. Whether you’re preparing for your first competition or your 100th, the lead-up to competition day will mostly stay the same. As […]Full Article
Our week at Canadian Nationals was action packed and filled with inspired routines. With results flying in left and right, we just wanted to be sure to recognize ALL of our amazing skaters and their accomplishments! Here are a few more members of the ultra-talented Riedell squad. Another round of applause is in order for […]Full Article
We can all take a deep, collective sigh – the whirlwind of the U.S. and Canadian figure skating nationals have concluded! We saw some great performances from both our U.S. and Canadian skaters and a round of applause for everyone is certainly in order. Rewind the clocks back to last week’s post where we highlighted […]Full Article
The 2015 Canadian Tire National Skating Championships are rocking and rolling in Kingston, Ontario, as are the U.S. Nationals in Greensboro, North Carolina. Both championships conclude on Sunday. Last week we featured all of our Riedell skaters competing in the U.S. This week it’s time to talk about our Canadian skaters! Please join us in […]Full Article
We’re wrapping up another fabulous year of figure skating! In 2014, we launched our new site to introduce a whole new product line packed with features you can only find at Riedell. Our skaters and the entire sport of figure skating met new accomplishments, from the Sochi Winter Olympics to gold medal skates to a […]Full Article