Tuesday, September 13, 2023
My identify is Isabella Danic and I’m competing on the 2023 Nationwide Solo Dance Last within the Silver Solo Mixed occasion and the Intermediate Solo Mixed occasion. I began skating after I was 8 years outdated and as soon as I stepped on the ice I knew I liked it.
I practice at The Arctic Edge Coaching Middle in Canton Michigan. My skate membership is Arctic Determine Skating Membership. My Dance Coaches are Greg Zuerlein, Dean Copely and Charlotte Maxwell. I additionally nonetheless work on spins and efficiency with my former Pairs Coach Jim Peterson. I left Pair skating 1 1/2 years in the past and determined to utterly deal with Ice Dance and check out of freestyle. I’m captivated with Ice Dance and I’m so excited that I certified for Solo Nationals.
My mother and I are each drained and determined to not enterprise into Chicago tonight for dinner. That seemed like an ideal thought earlier right now! We went to dinner shut by and obtained some yummy frozen yogurt for desert. Now I’m ending the night time out doing homework and penning this weblog. I’m so exited for the primary day of follow tomorrow. I can’t wait to place faces to names within the standings. I actually need to watch and meet Brooke Tufts. Time for mattress. Excited to inform you all about my first day at Nationals tomorrow! Good night time!
Wednesday, September 13, 2023
Time to prepare for Day One’s Official and Unofficial Observe Ice. I’m carrying my favourite shirt I obtained whereas competing on the Copper Cup in Utah. It’s from the Lululemon retailer in Park Metropolis. They’ll stamp their shirts with a enjoyable Park Metropolis brand as a novel memento and an ideal memento of your go to. I bumped into a number of of my Copper Cup Solo Dance rivals there whereas purchasing!
My first official follow ice went nicely and I’m so pleased that they restricted the variety of skaters on the follow. It helped all of us get our work achieved with out working into each other! Ran again to our resort for an hour then it’s again to the rink for an unofficial follow ice. My second follow ice was not official and it was within the ice that we aren’t competing on. The ice is so good and easy! I had skate and Coach Dean was pleased. Time for a fast lunch earlier than my subsequent official follow ice on Rink A. I like Chick-fil-a and there may be one near the rink! Observe completed and again to the resort for a bit to work on some Biology homework!
Had my ultimate official follow ice for the day. My Coach Dean was pleased and so was I with my skate. Heading again to the resort to vary and go to dinner. The restaurant stunned my mother and I with congratulations confetti throughout our desk. I had an ideal meal and we blasted Pit Bull’s Time Of Our Lives on the best way again to the resort! I’m so excited for day two! COMPETITION!!!!