0

# How do you increase and stop the spin in skating?

Updated: 12/15/2022

Prisblind03

Lvl 1
15y ago

To increase the spin, pull in your arms and they will stop slowing the spin down. Keeping them out will slow the spin down and you will spin for a smaller period of time. To stop the spin, stick your toe-pick into the ice, and you will stop. I hoped that helped you! :D

Wiki User

15y ago

Earn +20 pts
Q: How do you increase and stop the spin in skating?
Submit
Still have questions?
Related questions

### What is the death drop spin in skating?

The death drop spin in skating is when you do crossovers, then jump up in a sit-spin positioin and then drop down and actually do a sit spin.

### What is something that starts with the letter K or C that have to do with ice skating?

camel spin - a spin position in figure skating in which the free leg is extended parallel to the ice

### Why is a scratch spin in figure skating called a scratch spin?

The scratch spin is an upright spin where the free leg is crossed over the skating knee and then pushed down towards the ice. As the arms are pulled in towards the chest, a blur effect can be achieved if the spin is done fast. It is the most popular spin among figure skaters.

sorry but no );

### What move do you do to come to a stop in figure skating and skiing?

In skiing, you can do the pie or the hockey stop. In figure skating, you can do the hockey stop, snowplow stop, and the t-stop.

### Which sport includes a camel spin?

I think that would be figure skating.

Freestyle 5.

### How do they count points in ice-skating?

People get points in Figure Skating depending on how difficult the jump, spin, footwork, etc. is. If it is really easy then they won't get any points. Hope that this answers your question.

### How do you do a basic spin in figure skating?

There are three steps in completing a basic spin for figure skating: 1. You want to get a little bit of speed so that you can actually spin. 2. You want to have the foot you balance on better on the inside part of your blade and the other foot tilted in a lunging position. 3. Spin your foot around your other foot and slowly bring in your arms so they cross and spin in 360 degrees.

### What skills do you have to know about skating?

ow to fall down, stroke, skate backwards, how to jump, and how to spin

The camel spin

### How do you skating spinning?

If you spin right, you'll stay in won't spot thus you won't get dizzy.