Russian test skates 2017

Posted on 2017-09-05 • 13 comments

List of participants was published today on the FFKKR site.  Actually, I think it will be changed, because some [...]

Yuko Kavaguti and Alexander Smirnov to miss Russian test skates

Posted on 2017-09-02 • 1 comment

Yuko Kavaguti and Alexander Smirnov won't participate in Russian test skates in September. Their coach Tamara Moskvina [...]

Maria Sotskova: There are no friends on the ice, we are all rivals there

Posted on 2017-08-21 • 7 comments

Translation of recent interview with Maria Sotskova. About debut season, upcoming Olympics, new programs, friendship [...]

State of Russian ice dance drama [11.08.2017]

Posted on 2017-08-11 • 7 comments

It's hot summer Friday - a perfect time to take a look what is happening in Russian ice dance.  Olympic season is [...]

Elena Buyanova: the countess Sotskova is growing up

Posted on 2017-08-08 • No comments yet

I'be already translated part of Elena Buyanova's interview about Elena Radionova, I thought that it'd be a bit unfair [...]

State of Russian ice dance drama [04.08.2017]

Posted on 2017-08-04 • 8 comments

Thanks to Russian ice dance off-season is never boring. So relax and keep reading) The final pose? The [...]

Elena Ilinykh teamed up with Anton Shibnev

Posted on 2017-08-03 • No comments yet

Yesterday, Elena Kustarova told the press that Elena Ilinykh teamed up with Anton Shibnev. Here I collected and [...]

Valentina Chebotareva: We try to think less about Olympics and work more

Posted on 2017-07-26 • 4 comments

Turns out that second day in a row is dedicated to Mikhail Kolyada. Hope you don't mind. Today, an interview with [...]

Sergei Voronov: program should be fitted like a suit

Posted on 2017-07-19 • No comments yet

More and more skaters choose Misha Ge as choreographer. Sergei Voronov told about his new programs and work with Misha. [...]

Dmitri Soloviev: Olympic season is not the time to change something

Posted on 2017-07-17 • 2 comments

Translation of big Elena Vaitsekhovskaya's interview with Dmitri Soloviev. Over the years you and Katya have [...]

Maxim Kovtun: on first earned money I bought a fur coat for my mom

Posted on 2017-07-08 • No comments yet

Translation of the interview with Maxim Kovtun. About preparation, new programs and his family. Maxim, with what [...]

Evgenia Medvedeva: The easy way doesn’t mean the right one

Posted on 2017-07-05 • 7 comments

Translation of the interview with Evgenia Medvedeva. About preparation for upcoming season and new programs. Zhenya, [...]

Alina Zagitova: Grandma “made friends” with computer to watch my performances

Posted on 2017-07-03 • 2 comments

Translation of an interview with Alina Zagitova. About preparing for Olympic season, new programs and [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Elizaveta Tuktamysheva and Andrei Lazukin: Sport is an overcoming

Posted on 2017-05-30 • 4 comments

Translation of an interview with Elizaveta Tuktamysheva and Andrei Lazukin. About upcoming Olympic season, new [...]

Kavaguti and Smirnov are still thinking what to do next

Posted on 2017-05-20 • No comments yet

On Thursday the Federation of Figure Skating Federation of Russia approved the list of candidates for the national team [...]

Artur Gachinski is back to sport [+video]

Posted on 2017-04-20 • No comments yet

Good news for the fans of  Artur Gachinski. Today World bronze medalist 2011 announced his come back to sport. We [...]

Maxim Kovtun: Looking at Nathan Chen everything seems easy.

Posted on 2017-04-12 • No comments yet

Translation of recent interview with Maxim Kovtun. About Worlds, Tarasova's comments and learning more quads. Did [...]

Elena Radionova: I’m ready for the battle.

Posted on 2017-03-02 • No comments yet

We haven't heard anything from Elena Radionova for a while, so here's a small interview with Elena. About mindset for [...]

Alexandra Stepanova and Ivan Bukin: We took off like a plane

Posted on 2017-02-28 • 14 comments

Translation of an interview with Alexandra Stepanova and Ivan Bukin. About results at European championships and plans [...]

Maxim Kovtun: It is very difficult to prove that you’re worth something

Posted on 2017-01-30 • No comments yet

Interview with Maxim Kovtun after European Championships 2017. Maxim, seems Inna Goncharenko found a key to [...]