The movements in established patterns and the order of the movements and cannot be changed by the performer. However, there are many things in the performance of a pattern that may be modified to give the pattern a new interpretation or to allow the performer to present some self-expression.
ArticlesLearning process. Levels at which a pattern is performed during the learning process.
Standards. Standards cannot be waived.
Considerations. Things to consider when performing a pattern.
Mental or physical. Is a pattern performance more mental or physical?
Speed changes. Pattern combinations aren't always performed at one speed.
Power of pause. Making the most of pauses in a pattern performance.
Punctuation. Punctuating a pattern to make it more understandable.
Stomping. Stomping is stupid
Tips. Ways to improve pattern performance.
Perfection. Can a pattern performance be perfect?
Judging. How to judge pattern performance.