“Tutberidze is enemy number one for the entire American figure skating community.” Tarasova, Zhulin, Laishev on criticism against Eteri Tutberidze for visiting Boston

Posted on 2022-05-10 • 10 comments

Tatiana Tarasova, Alexander Zhulin and Renat Laishev commented on criticism from the United States against Eteri [...]

“Absolutely clean, high quality and technically competent. Well done!” Coaches on Elizaveta Tuktamysheva’s quad attempt

Posted on 2022-05-08 • 2 comments

Coaches commented on Elizaveta Tuktamysheva's attempt of quad toe loop. View this post on Instagram [...]

“We had no other choice” Sara Hurtado and Kirill Khaliavin left the group of Russian coach Alexander Zhulin

Posted on 2022-05-05 • No comments yet

Sara Hurtado and Kirill Khaliavin left the group of Russian coach Alexander Zhulin. View this post on [...]

“The situation is extremely dire. There’s only one alternative left – the Armenian Nationals. But compared to the Worlds this is ridiculous.” Russian coaches about sanctions and cancelation of Rostelecom Cup

Posted on 2022-04-25 • 9 comments
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Russian coaches about ISU sanctions and cancelation of Grand Prix stage in Russia. photo by REUTERS Ilia [...]

“And here we get a confirmation that our girls are not the reason for female skaters from other countries to end their careers.” Russian coaches on the decision Alysa Liu to retire

Posted on 2022-04-12 • 1 comment

Russian coaches comment on the decision of American skater Alysa Liu to end her career. View this post on [...]

Alexander Zhulin: “Decent prize money at domestic competitions is the only way to exist while everyone in the world considers us damned Russians.”

Posted on 2022-04-08 • No comments yet

Alexander Zhulin told in the interview whether Sinitsina/Katsalapov will continue their career, new pair in his group, [...]

Alexander Zhulin: “Why wouldn’t Papadakis and Cizeron set a new record at competitions without Russian athletes? World Championships without Russians is a real circus!”

Posted on 2022-03-27 • 5 comments

Alexander Zhulin told that he does not watch the World Figure Skating Championships, which takes place in French [...]

“I won’t watch the World Championships and I’m not interested. I’ll watch only the Russian Nationals and the championship in Saransk.” Zhulin and Averbukh

Posted on 2022-03-21 • 2 comments

Ilia Averbukh and Alexander Zhulin announced that they would not watch the World Figure Skating [...]

“The West will do everything to ruin Russia and our sport.” Alexander Zhulin about possible massive change of sport citizenship in Russian team

Posted on 2022-03-08 • 10 comments

Coach Alexander Zhulin about possible massive change of citizenship in figure skating due to the sanctions against [...]

Alexander Zhulin: “Valieva has learned two magnificent quadruple jumps and triple axel. What dope are you talking about? She just doesn’t get out of the ice and withstands wild loads.”

Posted on 2022-03-03 • 2 comments

Alexander Zhulin about Eteri Tutberidze, Kamila Valieva and Alexandra Trusova. View this post on Instagram [...]

“They have done worse to themselves, there will be no interest in figure skating without our athletes.” Russian functionaries and coaches commented on ISU decision not to allow Russian skaters to compete at the ISU events.

Posted on 2022-03-01 • 15 comments

Russian figure skating functionaries and coaches commented on ISU decision not to allow Russian skaters to compete at [...]

“I haven’t seen such cynicism for a long time. Eteri Tutberidze, as a reasonable person, did everything absolutely right.” Alexander Zhulin on his appeal to Thomas Bach

Posted on 2022-02-26 • No comments yet

Alexander Zhulin commented on his appeal to the head of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach after [...]

Alexander Zhulin: “When they reported about a positive doping test in the Russian team and didn’t gave a name, every coach was worried what if it’s his athlete.”

Posted on 2022-02-24 • 4 comments

Russian coach Alexander Zhulin admitted on the air of a podcast on the Match TV YouTube channel that he was worried [...]

“Coach Tutberidze has brought up six Olympic medalists, she probably knows how and what to say to her athletes after performances.” Zhulin addressed an open letter to the head of IOC

Posted on 2022-02-19 • 9 comments

Two-time Olympic medalist Alexander Zhulin addressed an open letter to the head of the International Olympic Committee [...]

“The same structures that, breaking the rules and the laws, did everything to crush Valieva morally, now try to blame the Tutberidze team for everything” The head of FFRK Gorshkov about Bach’s statement

Posted on 2022-02-18 • 2 comments

Figure skating coach Alexander Gorshkov, Alexander Zhulin and Renat Laishev commented on the words of the head of the [...]

“Finally justice has prevailed! You can feed tons of this drug to competitors from other countries, but they will not jump quads.” Russian specialists on the decision of CAS to allow Kamila Valieva to compete at the Olympics

Posted on 2022-02-14 • 1 comment

Russian coaches and specialists commented on the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to allow the [...]

Alexander Zhulin: “The federation asked us if we could compete in both team and individual competitions. Nikita said ‘No problem.'”

Posted on 2022-02-12 • No comments yet

Interview with Alexander Zhulin about preparation for the Games and understanding between partners. View [...]

Alexander Zhulin: “I heard that even before the withdrawal of Kolyada, they wanted to put Kondratiuk in the team.”

Posted on 2022-01-30 • No comments yet

Coach Alexander Zhulin told who, in his opinion, should perform in men's skating in the Olympic team event. photo [...]

Alexander Zhulin: “With Papadakis/Cizeron missing the European Championships, it was insanely important to remove their direct competitors -Sinitsina/Katsalapov as far as possible.”

Posted on 2022-01-21 • No comments yet

Interview with Alexander Zhulin. About his autobiography “Dancing on the ice of life. I know everything about [...]

Alexander Zhulin about non-binary figure skater Timothy LeDuc: “He doesn’t know whether he’s a woman or a man. Either a pig, or a fly, or God knows who.”

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Two-time Olympic medalist in ice dance Alexander Zhulin commented on the situation with his statement about the [...]

“I’ve already regretted that I had said all this, because there are a lot of idiots in our world. I’m not going to apologize for my words.” Alexander Zhulin responded to criticism

Posted on 2022-01-12 • 4 comments

Ice dance coach Alexander Zhulin responded to criticism from Olympic champion Meagan Duhamel. photo [...]

Alexander Zhulin and Natalia Bestemianova commented on the fact that Timothy LeDuc will be the first non-binary athlete at the Winter Olympics

Posted on 2022-01-11 • 3 comments

Alexander Zhulin and Natalia Bestemianova commented on the news that the American figure skater Timothy LeDuc will [...]

Ilia Averbukh about Papadakis and Cizeron: “I believe that it’s necessary to skate and compete, not to run away from each other. This shows that they’re afraid of our guys.”

Posted on 2022-01-07 • 1 comment
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Russian coaches about the withdrawal of Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron from the European Championships [...]

“It’s a pity! Will the Russian Nationals lose a lot because of her absence? No, I won’t say that. Just a pity.” Tarasova and other specialists about Kostornaia’s withdrawal from the Nationals

Posted on 2021-12-14 • 1 comment
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Russian officials and coaches about Alena Kostornaia's injury and withdrawal from the Russian Nationals. Recently [...]