Started skating at 12yo. Taught in mid '80s. Off ice 17 yrs. After 3 mo. on broke tibia & fibula. Off 2 yrs to heal. Skated 1 yr w/severe phobia of falling before giving up. Few years later, returned to skating Nov 2011. Broke my wrist skating 9/21/13, other health problems keeping me from getting anywhere with skating.