App DescriptionU.S. Figure Skating, the premier source for all things figure skating, has teamed up with Rink Tank Interactive to bring you the ' U.S. Figure Skating Skate Coach' app series for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad.
The Skate Coach app series was designed to help skaters, parents, instructors and officials understand the standards set for the Basic Skills Program through the use of high definition video examples.A special thank you to Paula Wagener, creator of the AIM program, as well as all of the skaters who participated in the app. A big thank you as well to the staff at the Jacksonville Ice & Sportsplex for their gracious support and ice time!
The AIM 1-4 app will show skaters the basic principles & philosophy of choreography as well as a foundation in basic body alignment, movement & line. Candidates for this class should have passed Basic 4 and above.
Whether in the comfort of your own home, traveling to the rink or during practice, you will always have a Skate Coach in your pocket!
DISCLAIMER: Participating in ice skating has inherent risks, but with good technique and sound equipment these risks are mitigated. While the Skate Coach app series provides examples of skills performed correctly, they are NOT meant to supplement professional skating instruction! Improper use of the Skate Coach apps could result in bodily harm! Please do not attempt these maneuvers while holding an iPhone, iPod touch or iPad on the ice. U.S. Figure Skating and Rink Tank Interactive are not responsible for injuries resulting from (direct or indirect) use of these apps.
November 09, 2011 Initial Release