AIT honors Ricky Harris with Lifetime Achievement Award!

09.25.12 San Migel de Allendre, Mexico

Ricky Harris the mother of “choreography education” for figure skating has been integrating dance concepts into the sport since 1972.  Internationally renowned, she choreographed and worked with many skating greats including: Brian Boitano, Tai Babilonia and Randy Gardner, Linda Fratiani, Scott Hamilton, Michelle Kwan, Evan Lysacek and many others.  She earned an MFA in dance and a PhD in choreography.  She published two books, “Choreography and Style for Figure Skaters” and “Coaches Manual: Choreography  & Style for Skaters” and wrote a column for “Figure Skating Magazine” for ten years.

AIT is thrilled to honor Ricky Harris! Jodi Porter, founder of AIT presented Ricky with a “Lifetime Achievement Award” and a book of wishes from past students, colleagues, and admirers of her work.  We love you Ricky!

~Jodi Porter