“She deserves a monument for her many years of high-achievement sports career.” Coaches and former athletes about Elizaveta Tuktamysheva’s decision to take a pause in her career

Posted on 2023-10-18 • No comments yet

Translation of the comments made by Russian coaches, former athletes about the news that Elizaveta Tuktamysheva [...]

“Bastard.” “He should be sued. How can one say such things to the whole world?” Russians on the the words of Vincent Zhou regarding doping system in Russia

Posted on 2023-09-25 • 2 comments

Russian coaches commented on the words of Vincent Zhou regarding doping system in Russia. View this post on [...]

“I couldn’t even imagine that they would punish us so severely. It’s just mockery towards us.” ISU has extended the suspension of Russian skaters, comments from Russian specialists

Posted on 2023-06-11 • 6 comments

The International Skating Union (ISU) has extended the suspension of Russians and Belarusians. Comments from Russian [...]

“With Russian athletes, Sakamoto still could possibly be on the podium, but hardly on the first place.” Russian coaches and former skaters reacted to the victory of Kaori Sakamoto at the 2023 World Championships

Posted on 2023-03-25 • No comments yet

Russian coaches and former skaters reacted to the victory of Japanese Kaori Sakamoto at the 2023 World [...]

Natalia Bestemyanova: “Trusova has problems with being overweight, psychological difficulties. But she didn’t get what she wanted, so she’ll definitely come back.”

Posted on 2023-03-17 • 2 comments

Natalia Bestemyanova summed up the season in figure skating, shared her opinion on Kamila Valieva, Anna Shcherbakova [...]

Natalia Bestemianova: “Valieva gained a lot of weight, and this, in my opinion, is a consequence of a bad psychological state.”

Posted on 2022-11-02 • 2 comments

Natalia Bestemianova spoke about Kamila Valieva's programs. photo Alexander Sfonov / Championat source: [...]

“This is a brilliant idea. Let all envious people be envious that they can’t break us!” Russian coaches and skaters about Valieva’s free program

Posted on 2022-09-26 • 7 comments

Russian coaches, functionaries and former skaters about Kamila Valieva's free program dedicated to her Olympic [...]

“The main thing we can be proud is that first choreographic findings for Yuzuru Hanyu were made with us.” Natalia Bestemianova about choreography in figure skating

Posted on 2022-08-13 • No comments yet

Natalia Bestemianova in an interview told why she's proud about her work with Hanyu, explained disadvantages of [...]

“This’s wrong decision, unfair, very disappointing. All this decisions are aimed at oppressing Russian skaters.” Russian coaches and functionaries on losing spots at senior and junior Worlds

Posted on 2022-08-04 • 2 comments

Russian coaches and functionaries commented on losing spots at senior and junior world championships of the 2022/2023 [...]

“You have to look for shit in yourself, not in others” Tarasova and others on Trusova’s words about the Olympics

Posted on 2022-06-18 • 1 comment

Recent interview with Alexandra Trusova caused a strong reaction among Russian coaches and people related to figure [...]

“And did Zhou won gold medals to say that? The Americans are simply insolent!” Tarasova about Vincent Zhou words that team US should get Olympic team

Posted on 2022-05-12 • 5 comments

Russians commented on the words of the American figure skater Vincent Zhou that the US team should receive a team gold [...]

“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 [...]

“Sinitsina and Katsalapov were given rather low marks. It’s clear that they tried to take off points from our team a little.” Russian specialists about victory in the team event and judging

Posted on 2022-02-07 • No comments yet

Russian specialists and former skaters about the victory of the Russian team, Mishina/Galliamov's mistake and judging [...]

“The first day of the Olympics is already overshadowed by such ridiculous, stupid, unprofessional decisions.” Russian specialists believe Mishina/Galliamov were underscored in the team event

Posted on 2022-02-04 • 5 comments

Russian specialist believe that Anastasiia Mishina and Aleksandr Galliamov were underscored in the short program at [...]

Tatiana Tarasova: “This is not a replacement, but a necessary measure. It’s good that we have someone to replace Kolyada with. Nobody has lost anything. This year Misha does not shine.”

Posted on 2022-01-25 • 1 comment

Alexei Mishin, Tatiana Tarasova, Natalia Bestemianova and other specialists commented on the news that Mikhail Kolyada [...]

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 [...]

Tatiana Tarasova: “What happens to Stepanova and Bukin is a huge injustice”

Posted on 2021-11-22 • No comments yet
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Tatiana Tarasova Natalia Bestemianova shared their concern about Russian Figure skating Federation not supporting [...]