Importance of Off-Ice Training for Adult Skaters
The FLEXAFIT Show • 13m
Adults skaters are a growing community in figure skating. It is important to pay attention to the off-ice component of training for adults to help prevent unnecessary injuries. Including a proper warm up, workout routine and cool down is key to longevity in the sport of figure skating.
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