“I can use my life experience in skating. That is why I believe that this sport needs grown-up women, not only young girls.” Interview with Ekaterina Kurakova part2

Posted on 2024-01-09 • No comments yet

Translation of the interview with Ekaterina Kurakova about new image raising the age minimum and qualification to [...]

“YOU ARE MY FAMILY! You are the ones that I skate for, thanks to who I skate.” Interview with Ekaterina Kurakova part1

Posted on 2024-01-08 • No comments yet

Translation of the interview with Ekaterina Kurakova about Grand Prix Series, Challengers and plans for the [...]

Ekaterina Kurakova: “Unfortunately, we have a sport where it’s easier to succeed at 15, 16 or 17 years old. I’m 21 and it’s definitely harder for me than before. However, I do everything and fight to improve my results.”

Posted on 2023-12-22 • No comments yet

Translation of Ekaterina Kurakova's comments after competing at the Warsaw Cup. original source: sport.tvp.pl by [...]

“I won’t hide that I wanted more, but this is not a reason for frustration, but only for further work!” Ekaterina Kurakova about Skate America

Posted on 2023-11-01 • No comments yet

Ekaterina Kurakova thanked for support at Skate America 2023. original source: Instagram View this post [...]

“Katia came for some small adjustments. And she skates better than ever!” Brian Orser about Ekaterina Kurakova

Posted on 2023-07-31 • No comments yet

Translation of an article about Ekaterina Kurakova. View this post on Instagram A post shared by [...]

Ekaterina Kurakova: “I would like to do more than I can do now, show that I’m not just a smiling, cheerful girl, but I can also be serious, maybe dramatic or sad.”

Posted on 2023-05-07 • No comments yet

Translation of an article and interview with Ekaterina Kurakova. View this post on Instagram A [...]

Lorenzo Magri: “We know that Katya Kurakova has a chance to win a medal, and we are excited about that.”

Posted on 2023-01-28 • No comments yet

Interview with Lorenzo Magri for Polish media. About his work with top Polish female skater Ekaterina Kurakova. [...]

Ekaterina Kurakova: “Olympics are once in 4 years, in women’s skating you don’t know what will happen to you after such a period. So the next three days after qualifying for the Games, I got up in panic that everything was a dream and hadn’t earned my lucky ticket yet .”

Posted on 2022-01-30 • 1 comment

Interview with Ekaterina Kurakova. About preparation for the Olympics, new program and her experience in learning [...]

Ekaterina Kurakova: “Russian girls at competitions think “If not me, then the other will do it.” That’s why they’re so afraid of it. And when I go to competitions, I understand that I’m just happy to be there.”

Posted on 2022-01-27 • No comments yet

Interview with Ekaterina Kurakova about break-through at the European Championships, living in Italy, studying in [...]

Ekaterina Kurakova: Sometimes I thought: “I skate, but where are the higher scores? And then I ask myself – do I enjoy the scores or what I do?” Of course, the second.”

Posted on 2022-01-17 • 1 comment

Ekaterina Kurakova about her impressions of the European Championships 2022 where she took the fifth place. [...]

Ekaterina Kurakova: “I really wanted to make it to the Olympics this year. You never know what will happen to your body and whether you will skate at all in four years.”

Posted on 2022-01-10 • No comments yet

Interview with Ekaterina Kurakova. About the Olympics, leaving Orser, training with Lorenzo Magri in Italy, Medvedeva [...]

Ekaterina Kurakova: “In Russia I was openly told that this is the end, I will no longer go to major competitions. But they still tried to block my transfer to Poland”

Posted on 2021-10-05 • No comments yet

Interview with former Russian skater Ekaterina Kurakova who now represents Poland and qualified to the Olympic Games [...]

Ekaterina Kurakova: “I live with the hope that the pandemic is about to end and everything will return to normal.”

Posted on 2021-03-22 • No comments yet

Two-time Polish champion Ekaterina Kurakova, who worked with Brian Orser in Toronto before the pandemic, in an [...]

Ekaterina Kurakova: After quarantine, we all will appreciate more the time when we skate

Posted on 2020-05-04 • No comments yet

Interview with former Russian skater Ekaterina Kurakova who now represents Poland. About training quads during [...]

Brian Orser: if I stop learning something new as a coach, then I’m over as a coach

Posted on 2020-03-11 • 3 comments

Big interview with Brian Orser at the Junior Worlds. About his skaters, difference in training junior and seniors and [...]

Ekaterina Kurakova: Russian skaters have a short career and I want to be remembered in this sport

Posted on 2020-02-06 • 4 comments

Interview with former Russian skater Ekaterina Kurakova, who changed her sports citizenship to Polish, made her debut [...]