Alina Zagitova: “When the coaches said I’d jump everything in the second half of the program… Honestly – I started to panic because I didn’t understand how I would cope with it.”

Posted on 2023-12-19 • No comments yet

Translation of Alina Zagitova's comments about 2018 Olympic Games and her free program with all the jumping elements [...]

Eteri Tutberidze: “About delaying pubertal development – please watch the strongest warm-up at the 2018 Olympics. Who had breasts in that warm-up? Only Zagitova and Medvedeva.”

Posted on 2023-11-06 • No comments yet

Translation of Eteri Tutberidze’s comment about the length of her students' careers. original source: Comment [...]

Eteri Tutberidze: “Alina’s legs were worn to the point of bleeding during the Olympic season, to the extent that it made me nauseous when she took her leg out of the boot.”

Posted on 2023-11-03 • No comments yet

Translation of Eteri Tutberidze’s comment about ALina Zagitova's preparation to the Olympics. original source: [...]

Eteri Tutberidze: “At the kiss and cry, Medvedeva congratulated us on the gold medal, saying we did everything for Alina to be first. After that, she didn’t want to talk and was already communicating with Orser.”

Posted on 2023-11-02 • 1 comment

Translation of Eteri Tutberidze’s comment about Evgenia Medvedeva's reaction to winning silver at the 2018 [...]

Eteri Tutberidze: “Zagitova used to come to the rink at 8 a.m. and leave at 9-10 p.m. This was the only way for her to stay in shape. Why should I force her to continue? She got tired.”

Posted on 2023-10-31 • No comments yet

Translation of Eteri Tutberidze's comment about Alina Zagitova. original source: Telegram Comment Show [...]

“Now the quality of the training process will be much higher.” Tutberidze about her new figure skating center opening soon

Posted on 2023-08-09 • No comments yet

Eteri Tutberidze, Alina Zagitova, Kamila Valieva and Adeliia Petrosyan about the figure skating center of Eteri [...]

Alina Zagitova: “At the Olympics, I didn’t communicate with anyone except the coaches and lived with Tutberidze. Every time I was going to the gym she would ask, “Where are you going? Are you going to eat burgers?”

Posted on 2023-07-24 • 1 comment

Interview with Alina Zagitova. About childhood and future children, family and sacrifices they had to make, haters, [...]

Alina Zagitova: “I actually didn’t like figure skating at all. My mom brought me into it. Basically, she forced me…”

Posted on 2023-07-20 • No comments yet

Alina Zagitova appeared on Maxim Trankov's program on Channel One. View this post on Instagram A [...]

Eteri Tutberidze: “Serious concerns about skaters’ motivation? Those who don’t need anything will never have motivation.”

Posted on 2023-04-08 • No comments yet

Eteri Tutberidze about Akatieva, Pentoryan, Medvedeva vs Zagitova confrontation and changes that happened to Kamila [...]

Alina Zagitova: “As a professional athlete, I saw nothing but ice rink. I didn’t have any friends, and I focused entirely on figure skating. This certainly helped to achieve result, but at the same time I missed something.”

Posted on 2023-03-15 • No comments yet

Interview with Alina Zagitova for Voice magazine. View this post on Instagram A post shared by [...]

Alexander Zhulin: “I don’t see any reason for Zagitova or Shcherbakova to return. Something special has to happen to motivate them.”

Posted on 2023-03-10 • 3 comments
Anna Shcherbakova

Alexander Zhulin believes that it makes no sense for Zagitova and Shcherbakova to return to sports. View [...]

Alina Zagitova: “Losing sometimes is much more emotional than winning. For me, the defeat at the 2018 Worlds was a huge blow to my psychological state. But it’s also an important experience.”

Posted on 2022-10-20 • 1 comment

Interview with Alina Zagitova. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Alina Zagitova [...]

Alina Zagitova: “At the Olympics, we were weighed in the morning, afternoon and evening.”

Posted on 2022-10-08 • No comments yet

Alina Zagitova about nutrition in sports. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Alina [...]

“I don’t think Valieva’s case will turn into something good. I don’t exclude that there will be some falsification, just to denigrate our athletes.” choreographer of Tutberidze’s group, Alexei Zheleznyakov

Posted on 2022-09-04 • No comments yet

Interview with choreographer of Tutberidze's group, Alexei Zheleznyakov. About suspension of Russian athletes and how [...]

“I want to do an interview with Putin.” Alina Zagitova about the show, fears and journalism

Posted on 2022-08-12 • 4 comments

Interview with Alina Zagitova. About skating in shows, possible participation in Russian Grand Prix and career in [...]

Alina Zagitova: ‘I broke my arm, then my leg and when after recovery I was back on the ice, Tutberidze said ‘I’m kicking you out.’

Posted on 2022-07-27 • 5 comments

Interview with Alina Zagitova for View this post on Instagram A post shared by Alina [...]

Renat Laishev: “Tutberidze has a difficult character. But she is a modern example of how to treat students. Both carefully and reverently at the same time.”

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Interview with Sambo-70 president Renat Laishev. About Eteri Tutberidze, Diana Davis possible switch to US national [...]

Alina Zagitova: “In sports, everything is very clear. To be the best means to be the first.”

Posted on 2022-04-27 • 1 comment

Interview with Alina Zagitova for Cosmopolitan. View this post on Instagram A post shared by [...]

Adelina Sotnikova: “I sincerely believe that athlete should skate not just 10 years of his life, but at least 20-25 and show the best possible results.”

Posted on 2022-02-04 • 1 comment

Interview with Adelina Sotnikova the first Russian Olympic champion in women's skating and now a figure skating coach [...]

Eteri Tutberidze: “On the eve of Worlds 2019 I had to call the staff of “Sambo-70″ and asked to pack Zagitova’s bags and just bring her to the airport by car.”

Posted on 2021-12-30 • 2 comments
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Part of the interview with Eteri Tutberidze. About Evgenia Medvedeva and Alina Zagitova. photo [...]

Eteri Tutberidze: “It’s like in a war, give it all and take it all”

Posted on 2021-12-23 • 3 comments

Big interview with Eteri Tutberidze. source: Channel One, text version dd. 22d December 2021 photo by [...]

Eteri Tutberidze: “I’ll be honest, I have only one favorite – this is my daughter”

Posted on 2021-12-22 • 1 comment
Eteri Tutberidze

Parts of the big interview with Eteri Tutberidze which will be on air on Russian TV 25th December. photo by Dmitrii [...]

Daniil Gleikhengauz: “If only Kostornaia’s gratitude was shown more in training process then on Instagram”

Posted on 2021-11-08 • 5 comments

Interview with Daniil Gleikhengauz. Gleikhengauz honestly talked about how things are going with Anna Shcherbakova, [...]

Instagram review: best photos of the week [22.10-29.10.2021]

Posted on 2021-10-30 • No comments yet

“On the Ice” Carolina Kostner View this post on Instagram A post shared by Carolina [...]