Quote Originally Posted by figurejennah View Post
I think so... I read that weight gain/loss does affect the jumps and speed.....
Even Mao/Yuna/Miki gain weight slightly during the off season. (In fact, I remember people calling Yuna "Chubby" during one of her ice shows.... ouch).

And I hate to says this.... to perfectly young and beautiful ladies....
but Rachael and Ashley should consider losing weight... just a little bit...? cough.
Did you not see Ashley when she made her debut at 2008 Nationals? She has lost weight since then and is in a lot better shape now.