Ice skating basics figure skating video lessons

Anton Khlynin

First Steps on Ice

The first steps on the ice should be done with a skilled coach! This video is intended for those who start from scratch. Making your first steps on the ice. Learning to fall and do the beginner exercises - marching, squat dips, swizzles, spiral.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

First steps on ice

First steps on ice hints from Alexey Motorin

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

First steps on ice

In this video we will talk about very first steps on ice and the protection on ice.

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Anton Khlynin

Pushing on Ice

In this tutorial video, Anton Khlynin shows the way to push on ice, the correct position of legs, hands, and back, forward and backward basic stroking.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

How to fall down and get up

Basics of safety rules! Before going on ice at your first time, it is important to study proper falling. Alexey will tell and show you how you shouldn't fall! On the floor at first, then on the ice. A proper falling down and a proper getting up.

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Anton Khlynin

Stopping

Stopping is maybe the main thing a beginner should learn! Besides skating at a speed, a skater should learn to stop. Anton Khlynin shows preparatory exercises, T-stopping with a foot behind, as well as basic and one-foot snowplowing. There is an exercise for more skilled skaters at the end of this video.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

Stops

You have learned to choose the speed while skating. Now it is time to study a safe stopping. Alexey will show you several types of slowdown, which we will study. It is very important for beginners!

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Anton Khlynin

Basics of turns

We'll train turns from forward to backward and backward to forward.

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Anton Khlynin

Small Wiggle

In this tutorial video, Anton Khlynin analyses a very basic and important exercises – small wiggle.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

Wiggle

Wiggle is a basic exercise for a beginner skater. Alexey Motoring will show you an exercise with cubes, shoulders exercise, a point where the jump starts, knees exercises, standing jumps, At the second part we will study a back wiggle.

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Anton Khlynin

Edges

In this tutorial video, Anton Khlynin shows a good way to train your edges and shows common mistakes in this exercise.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

First 4 exercises on ice

First 4 exercises on ice for very beginners from Alexey Motorin.

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Anton Khlynin

Waltz Three-Turn

In this tutorial video, Anton Khlynin shows you the way from simple lobes to waltz three-turns.

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Elena Ilinykh

Olympic champion 2014

Base skating skills

In this video base elements of figure skating are shown. It is for beginners and fans of figure skating. Steps: Basic stroking, change of edge, cross roll, waltz three turn, mohawk, etc.

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Elena Radionova

The only two-time world champion among juniors in history. Bronze medalist of the World Championship, two-time silver medalist of the European Championship.

Basic exercises and steps for beginners

In this video Elena will show basic exercises and steps for beginning skaters. This video will be useful as for amateurs who just strat their way on the ice as for beginner skaters who want to learn a good technique of the shows up steps.

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Adam Lukacs

Hungarian Ice Dance National Champion

Change of edge

Please watch the basic change of edge exercises from Adam Lukash. We will start from basic and then proceed to more complicated. You will see "slalom" back and forth on two legs and "Change of edge" back and forth on one leg.

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Ekaterina Bobrova

Olympic champion 2014

Exercises for correct pushes on ice

In first video with Ekaterina Bobrova we will talk about the basics of figure skating. On the example of a young dance couple, we will study the main points of sliding.

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Adam Lukacs

Hungarian Ice Dance National Champion

Counter

Let’s take a detailed look at the implementation of the "counter" on the ice. Adam Lukash will help us with this. Let's consider both inside and outside counters as well as the body position when performing them.

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Adam Lukacs

Hungarian Ice Dance National Champion

Crossovers

We have already talked a lot about "crossovers", or "crosscuts" performed by Russian specialists. Let's see what the Hungarian champion in Ice dance Adam Lukash will say about this subject.

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Adam Lukacs

Hungarian Ice Dance National Champion

Crossrolls

Cross-rolls performed by Adam Lukash - Hungarian Ice Dance Champion. In theory, a cross-roll is a movement with a change of leg and direction of gliding. It is started with either leg on an outside edge, the free leg is placed behind. Next the free leg passes by the supporting leg in sixth position and then it is put on ice. After that, the legs are crossed and there is a transition to the free leg. Watch this video to see it in practice!

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Adam Lukacs

Hungarian Ice Dance National Champion

Bracket

This great lesson will cover all four types of brackets. You will see the position of the body, hands and legs in the classic demonstration of brackets, as well as common mistakes of beginners and the correct way of implementation. Adam Lukash will tell us all his dancing secrets in detail!

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Adam Lukacs

Hungarian Ice Dance National Champion

Choctaw

Here is all you need to know about "Choctaw" performed by Adam Lukash - Hungarian Ice Dance Champion. Here is a detailed explanation of the technique for correctly performing this step, the position of the body and the basic mistakes made by beginners.

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Adam Lukacs

Hungarian Ice Dance National Champion

Mohawk

We have already demonstrated the "Mohawk" with other specialists more than once, but Adam Lukash will demonstrate his perspective on mastering this step.

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Elena Radionova

The only two-time world champion among juniors in history. Bronze medalist of the World Championship, two-time silver medalist of the European Championship.

Different variations of changing edge's. Three turns with crossovers

In this video Elena will show different variations of changing of edges on one foot. Also changing the directions during the crossovers with three turns will be shown.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

Double three turns

At this lesson we will study double three-turns forward-outside and forward-inside with Alexey. Doing a push, positioning of shoulders and a free leg, supporting leg movements.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

Spread eagle

A spread eagle is a sliding with two legs with outside or inside edges when heels are turned to each other. You will study the spread eagle with Aleksey Motorin. Exercises at the board and types of entrances for the spread eagle.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

Loop three turn

The three-turn loop jump is a step with a change of direction of movement and edge. It is used in jump training as an entrance for different jumps. Alexey will show you a proper perfomance of this step and will tell you about basic mistakes.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

Changing of edges on one leg

Basic explanation for changing of edges on one leg forward and backward from Alexey Motorin

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

Basic stroking (basic step)

Finally, we will learn how to slide on one leg.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

Waltz jump

Out first jump is a waltz jump. A half-turn jump. It is a preparation for axel. Alexey will tell you in detail about the technics of this jump. Standing perfomance and waltz three perfomance will be shown. The lesson about waltz thee is in the "ice skating basics" section. The proper landing after the waltz jump.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

Lunge

Lunges are preparation exercises for a crossover. Alexey will teach you a proper shoulders positioning and to move your legs in the right way during round lunges.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

Arabesque spiral

Arabesque studying. This is a basic element of spiral in figure skating. Aleksey will tell you about general aspects and will warn you about probable risks when perfoming arabesque.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

Turns forward to backward and back

It is time to study a turn from a forward movement to backward and back. The turns from a forward to backward movement on two half-bent legs with a "in circle" position of shoulders. The turns from a forward to backward movement with a "from circle" position of shoulders. Standing exercises.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

Waltz three turns

The three-turn is a basic turn in a figure skating. We will study to do the complex of these turns during "waltz three turns". Doing pushes, shoulders positioning.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

Mohwak

We will study in detail the technichs of circle mohawk with Alexey. Body positioning over the legs, displacing the center of gravity of the body, hands and a free leg positioning.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

Сrossovers

We will study in detail the technics of a running step with Aleksey. "Running" forward and backward. Basics: body positioning, standing exersices, weight positioning, typical mistakes, proper positions.

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Alexey Motorin

Co-Founder of inskate app

Forward cross roll

We will study the proper technics of forward crossrolls with Alexey Motorin. Preparation exercises without taking up your legs from ice.Cubes usage.

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Alexader Zolotorev

Sliding specialist of the figure skating Academy

Crossrolls

In this video, Alexey Zolotarev (the specialist in sliding of Academy of figure skating of Evgeni Plushenko) will give you his advice about crossrolls perfomance.

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Anton Khlynin

Spins beginning

In this tutorial video, Anton Khlynin explains the way to start performing spins and enter a simple scratch spin.

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Anton Khlynin

Sit Spin Beginning

In this tutorial video, Anton Khlynin will analyse the sit spin in figure skating. Learn the correct entrance and exit, common mistakes, and other things to keep in mind.

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Anton Khlynin

Forward Outside and Forward Inside Counters

In this tutorial video, Anton Khlynin analyses forward outside and forward inside counters, explains how to tell these from three-turns and common mistakes.

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