Skaters learn basic figure skating elements including edge control, turns, spins, jumps, footwork and performance posture. For more details, check out the Learn To Skate USA Basic 1-6 Recommended Curriculum.
Skaters learn more complicated figure skating elements including: complex turns, transitions and footwork; scratch, sit and camel spins; half and full rotation jumps including the single axel. Bridge is comprised of seven levels: Pre-Free Skate and Free Skate 1-6. For more details, check out the Learn To Skate USA Free Skate Recommended Curriculum.
Through skating drills choreographed to up tempo music, skaters work on power, edge quality, transition steps between elements, flow, posture and endurance. Lessons and habits learned in Performance Edge translate to faster, cleaner and more powerful performances by individual, synchronized and theatre on ice skaters.