Catch me in "An insider spills figure skaters" fitness secrets” at well+good.com
Figure skating is BEAUTIFUL but also EXHAUSTING…and you better use your CORE! Read what I say to “Well And Good NYC” this week about the inside secrets to what it is like to skate! Photo by the fantastic photographer Marcela Benson at Moira North’s fabulous studio that houses synthetic ice as white as snow! Thanks everyone!
Reach for the Sky Rink All Stars perform for the public at Sky Rink to celebrate the beginning of the Winter Olympics and of course…figure skating!
From L to R: Isabella, Mona, Gaby, Sophie, Jennie, Miranda, Emma, Jean-Li and Catherine. Olympic rings courtesy of Peter Cecere and several late nights with a exacto blade and construction paper…thank goodness for large round salad bowls, they make perfect circles when you need ‘em!
Skating Butterfly @ the NYC Chinese New Year Parade!
YEAR OF THE WOOD HORSE! A gigantic barrage of pink skates down the street at the Chinese New Year Parade — it was super fun and a lil’ crazy — i.e.: roller blading down the bumpy Chinatown streets…but someone has to do it !!!
Happy Chinese New Year! May the Year of the Horse bring you good fortune and prosperity.
THE MONEY BUNNY in the New York Daily News today for making De Blasio accountable for staying true to his campaign theme of A TALE OF TWO CITIES.
Data shows the gap between rich and poor is WIDER in New York compared to the rest of the US. Data shows the wealthiest fifth of New Yorkers make more than 40 times what the lowest fifth make, $391,022 compared to what the lowest fifth took home, $9,681 in 2012. This widening gap is surpassed by only a few developing countries, including Namibia and Sierra Leone. Something is REALLY WRONG with this picture
(and it’s NOT my tight gold onesie outfit (now extra tight after the holidays)!
Catch my tips in New York Magazines EVERYTHING GUIDE
"The easy stuff can look really good, as long as you’re uninhibited,” says pro ice-skater Marni Halasa, instructor at the Chelsea Piers rink and former skating choreographer of Broadway’s Elf the Musical. Here, her tips on how to glide, twirl, and arabesque like you know what you’re doing."
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thank you and photo credit to http://www.flickr.com/photos/jpinlac
Marni & Chris, practicing in downtown Akron, Ohio’s fabulous outdoor ice rink, Lock 3, for the Gay Games Aug 2014 in Cleveland!
Even tho’ we live in NYC, the biggest Apple, Northeast Ohio profoundly ROCKS! This dynamic duo wishes everyone a very happy and healthy New Year!
Merry Christmas from New York!
Merry Christmas 2013: Great party and great picture via Ned Martin Art
FANTASTIC HOLIDAY ON THE HUDSON SKATING SHOW AT SKY RINK AT CHELSEA PIERS!
2013 National Showcase Medalists, “Reach for the Sky Rink All Stars” performed with SURPRISE GUESTS: the infamous Rockefeller Center Skating Santa and Marni Halasa their coach! The audience loved it! Congrats to all the girls for pulling this together VERY QUICKLY and to my newest member Isabella for rockin’ the role of the Tightrope Walker! Stay tuned for video!
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