State of Russian ice dance drama [30.06.2017]

Posted on 2017-06-30 • 16 comments

What to do on hot summer Friday? Take a glass of something refreshing and join me in my weekly review of Russian ice [...]

Alexei Mishin: If you aren’t good enough for single skating, then you go to pairs

Posted on 2017-06-29 • No comments yet

Continuation of the interview with Alexei Mishin. Part 2 about pairs and ice dance. Recently, we often hear from [...]

Alexei Mishin: Now Liza Tuktamysheva is in a state ‘to be or not to be’

Posted on 2017-06-28 • 2 comments

Translation of the interview with Alexei Mishin. Part 1. About his students, their new programs and training camps.  [...]

Adian Pitkeev retired from single skating

Posted on 2017-06-27 • 12 comments

Adian Pitkeev confirmed the ending of his career in single skating: I was finishing with the sport this year already [...]

Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov: We’re still together 24 hours a day

Posted on 2017-06-26 • No comments yet

Translation of the short interview with Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov for Hello magazine. About live after [...]

Instagram review: best photos of the week [18.06-25.06.2017]

Posted on 2017-06-25 • 1 comment

It's time for our Sunday tradition. Let's check Instagram! Again, not much photos were posted this week, so most [...]

Evgenia Medvedeva graduated from school

Posted on 2017-06-24 • 3 comments

Evgenia Medvedeva had her school exams and plans to enter the sporting University. Translation of short video [...]

State of Russian ice dance drama [23.06.2017]

Posted on 2017-06-23 • 14 comments

As you remember, Russian ice dance is never boring. It's Friday and it's time to look what happened there) I'm sure, [...]

Anna Pogorilaya: photo shoot

Posted on 2017-06-22 • 2 comments

It's summer and it isn't many news about figure skating. So it's almost nothing to discuss. At least skaters have some [...]

Ekaterina Bobrova: photo shoot

Posted on 2017-06-21 • 2 comments

Ekaterina Bobrova's new photoshoot by Maxphotovideo: Katya and her sister [...]

Alexander Petrov: Every self-respecting athlete should set ambitious goals

Posted on 2017-06-20 • No comments yet

Translation of recent interview with Alexander Petrov. About new programs, preparation for the Olympic season, new [...]

Evgeni Plushenko: Adelina plans to participate in the test skates in September

Posted on 2017-06-19 • 4 comments

Who missed coach Plushenko? Recently he's gavin another comment about his star-student Adelina Sotnikova. This time [...]

Instagram review: best photos of the week [11.06-18.06.2017]

Posted on 2017-06-18 • No comments yet

Not many photos were posted this week, probably skaters are back to work) Ok, let's not forget that it's a blog [...]

Tatiana Tarasova: This season I don’t consider offers from abroad

Posted on 2017-06-17 • 2 comments

Translation of new interview with Tatiana Tarasova. She summed up the results of previous season and talked a bit about [...]

State of Russian ice dance drama [16.06.2017]

Posted on 2017-06-16 • 5 comments

It's Friday, so it's time to check whether something interesting happened in Russian ice dance. Ekaterina Bobrova [...]

Totmianina and Yagudin celebrated their wedding for the second time [photos]

Posted on 2017-06-15 • 1 comment

Last week we had three weddings! And here came another wedding news) Tatiana Totmianina and Alexei Yagudin  celebrated [...]

Evgenia Medvedeva: In Japan, I’m recognized wherever I go

Posted on 2017-06-14 • 9 comments

Small interview with Evgenia Medvedeva. About her vacations and participation in Japanese TV-show. Your appearance [...]

Alexandra Stepanova and Ivan Bukin try to change their artistic images

Posted on 2017-06-13 • No comments yet

A little update on Alexandra Stepanova and Ivan Bukin. Comment from their coach Alexander Svinin: We already have a [...]

Alexei Mishin: Alexander Petrov shows at competitions what he can

Posted on 2017-06-12 • No comments yet

Alexei Mishin about Alexander Petrov's preparation for the upcoming season. Mishin: Petrov took the "Dance with [...]

Instagram review: best photos of the week [04.06-11.06.2017]

Posted on 2017-06-11 • 6 comments

Lots of great photos were posted on Instagram this week. And don't forget it's summer, so be prepared for lots of [...]

Mikhail Kolyada: I improved, just not enough

Posted on 2017-06-10 • No comments yet

Translation of the interview with Mikhail Kolyada. How do you assess the results of the season? - Overall, I'm [...]

State of Russian ice dance drama [09.06.2017]

Posted on 2017-06-09 • 1 comment

This week in Russian ice dance passed without incidents. At least it seems so, but maybe it's only a calm before a [...]

Plushenko about Sotnikova: we will decide about our plans in the next two weeks

Posted on 2017-06-08 • 8 comments

Evgeni Plushenko about Adelina Sotnikova's injury: Adelina had an injury, a small fracture, she just resumed training. [...]

Alexander Smirnov and Yuko Kavaguti: we’re realistic about our chances

Posted on 2017-06-07 • No comments yet

Alexander Smirnov about possibility for him and Yuko Kavaguti to compete next season : Yuko and I are training, [...]