The US Adult National Championships start TOMORROW in Bensenville, Illinois
I'm looking forward to competing myself on Friday afternoon. I'm 8 months out of having a baby and only train a mere 2 hours a week, so I consider myself fortunate that there are only two of us in my group so I'm guaranteed a silver medal. But my goal for this year was to just get back in shape after baby #2. I'm not all the way there yet, and have a few pounds still to go, but I can make it through my program with an axel and three level2 spins, as well as five other singles. Next year I hope to get my double jumps back in.
But I'm also looking forward to meeting this guy, who is the newest member of our crazy adult skating ranks. He also happens to be the hairdresser of one of my best friends from college! It's his first Adult Nationals.
Anyone else here competing? Or just coming to watch?
BTW, If you plan on throwing tossies to me, I like vodka.