Ice skating

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Ice skating takes place during winter at the Festival of Frost in Wehnimer's Landing. White Haven also has a skating pond in Icemule Trace.

Ice skating can only be performed while using ice skates in the correct location. There are eight solo commands and six pairs commands.

Solo skating

Third person messaging included for verbs with substantial differences.

BOUNCE
First person
You skip lightly across the ice while executing an intricate series of steps.
Third person
XXX skips lightly across the ice, flashing her blades, while executing an intricate series of steps.
BOW
First person
You skate along low to the ice with your knees bent.
FALL
First person
You stumble and go flying across the ice on your belly, oww!
FLY
First person
You hold your arms straight out and soar over the ice.
Third person
XXX holds her arms out at the side as if she were flying over the ice!
JUMP
First person
You leap into the air and land on one foot, gliding along the ice.
TURN
First person
You do an easy spin on two feet, turning around twice.
STRETCH
First person
You skate along on one foot, pushing forward with the other from time to time.
PACE
First person
You skate around the pond to some distant melody that echos in your mind.
Third person
XXX skates gracefully around the pond.

Pairs skating

Partner messaging included for verbs with substantial differences.

HUG
First person
You embrace XXX tightly, as you glide together over the ice.
KISS
First person
You steal a kiss from XXX as you sway with her across the smooth ice.
NUDGE
First person
You swing XXX out into a neat little spin, before gliding back into a dance step.
Partner
XXX swings you out as you execute a neat little spin.
POKE
First person
You link hands with XXX, form a bridge, then duck underneath her, as she spins around and begins to skate with her hands on your hips.
Partner
XXXlinks hands with you, forming a bridge, then ducks underneath you, as you spin around and begin to skate with your hands on her hips.
PUSH
First person
You throw XXX up high into the air and then gently catch her!
Partner
XXX throws you up into the air, but you land safely in her arms!
SPIN
First person
You hold on to XXX for dear life as you spin quickly in each others arms.

PULL was reported to be a pairs command but does not seem to work.