Speaking at a practice session in Colorado Springs, Colorado, for this weekends upcoming Four Continents Cup, the theme from Star Wars can be heard blaring in the background.
Weiss laughs and says, Its funny how they come up with these things.
He says skaters try to use songs that are entertaining and unique not what everyone else is using.
Weiss explains in competitions, skaters lean heavily toward classical pieces because judges tend to be 40- to 60-years-old and on the traditional side.
Oftentimes, a coach will pick the music and have it choreographed without the athletes opinion.
But Weiss says he makes sure he has the final say. In his words, I wont skate to Indiana Jones and the Lost Ark.
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