The simplest spin
in figure skating
Done by swinging
the free leg
hard around and pulling in with the arms so that the body rotate
s over the skate.
The spin, like all spins, is done on with the part of the blade directly below the the ball of the foot
aspect of this spin is to center
it, so the skater does not travel on the ice
. This is done with perfect balence
to create small circles scratched on the ice.
One can also raise ones hands above the head to create an interesting
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