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Bleav in Figure Skating

Tune in as Team USA Olympic figure skater Polina Edmunds carves out the world of figure skating.

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Latest Episodes

Chatting with Nam Nguyen

A conversation with two-time Canadian National champion Nam Nguyen: We discuss everything from skating again after the COVID-19 quarantines, skating in competitive environments, fans that are overly involved, and fun stories from skating internationally together — like Prom! Tune in.

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Listen to your Body

This episode is all about injury! I discuss my own foot injury, the process of healing it while trying to stay competitive, taking time off, and the comeback process of getting everything back paired with relearning adrenaline management, as well as advice for how to deal with how to approach injury and recovery.

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Iron Butterfly Part 2

This episode is full of stories from my 2016 season, detailing hardships I faced and how I was able to get through them. Iā€™m being very open and honest about my experiences, in hopes that people can understand the full scope of skating and expand their perspectives in the sport world. My mental strength and … Continued

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The Iron Butterfly

This episode details my 2014 and 2015 seasons. Sharing stories of the hardships I had to face in order to be selected for teams and all that came with being USA #3. I cover not being selected for Junior Worlds, 2014 Nationals & Olympic selection, & sport politics with placement in my 2015 season in … Continued

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Confidence Starts Young

This episode details all of the little things that built my confidence in my own skating as I grew up. Confidence in performance needs to start in youth. Because of the system and environment I skated in ā€” the classes I took, coaching I had, and adrenaline practice ā€” I was able to learn the … Continued

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Polina Edmunds