The following is not meant to sound snarky:
Originally Posted by aviva_dawn
If you want to be a choreographer for skaters, how about taking some skating lessons too? Could be helpful on multiple levels, IMHO.
At least some of the YAS choreographers were elite figure skaters. And what my post above meant is that I think the YAS entrants are not complete newcomers to skating choreography -- but I could be wrong.
ETA: LOL, I guess I am wrong -- and you already have checked out the YAS requirements. Sorry for my misinformation, and good luck!