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Author Topic: Sit Spins under ISI - Judging?  (Read 235 times)

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Offline scarlet-feather

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Sit Spins under ISI - Judging?
« on: November 19, 2016, 12:34:34 AM »
Was wondering if, according to ISI judging criteria, straight-legged sit spins are preferred over bent-legged ones?

Is it a hard and fast rule, or is it up to the judges' preferences?

Offline Doubletoe

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Re: Sit Spins under ISI - Judging?
« Reply #1 on: November 29, 2016, 06:15:21 PM »
Since nobody has answered, I'll just say that the ISI website shows an example of their test sit spin with the skater's free leg slightly bent.  Although a straight free leg is traditionally preferred, there is no mention of it in the criteria listed in the video for the 4th test, here: