Have you ever dreamed of elegantly gliding across the ice in front of thousands of breath fans? Here is the book to get you started. Learn all the important aspects of figure skating from the top coaching professionals. "Figure Skating: Sharpen Your Skills" helps the beginning skater with acquiring the right equipment, choosing a coach, and learning the basic movements on the ice. For the more advanced skaters, there are chapters on free skating, jumps, spins, figures, and ice dancing. With "Sharpen Your Skills" you can realize your dreams of participating in one of the world's most beautiful and demanding sports--figure skating.