“Coaches can’t control an athlete 24 hours a day, so it’s wrong to say that it’s their fault.” Gurgen Vardanjan head of Hungarian Figure skating federation about Valieva’s doping case

Posted on 2022-05-03 • No comments yet

Interview with Gurgen Vardanjan, coach and sports director of Hungarian Figure skating federation. About Trusova, [...]

Rafael Arutyunyan: “Today, a 15-year-old figure skater legally performing in senior competitions doesn’t bear any responsibility even in case of violation of existing rules. There’s no logic.”

Posted on 2022-02-22 • No comments yet

Interview with Rafael Arutyunyan about Nathan Chen, future work and the scandal surrounding Kamila Valieva. photo [...]

Rafael Arutyunyan: “We didn’t want just to win, we wanted to dominate. And I’m very glad that this is exactly what happened in Beijing.”

Posted on 2022-02-13 • No comments yet

Interview with Rafael Arutyunyan. About Olympics, Nathan Chen, Yuzuru Hanyu and his future coaching plans. photo [...]

Alexei Yagudin: “I don’t understand Hanyu. Only crazy go for such jump when you don’t have it.”

Posted on 2022-02-10 • 11 comments

Alexei Yagudin, the 2002 Olympic champion in men's single skating, summed up the results of the individual event at [...]

“Evgeni Semenenko performed clean short program, but lost to skaters with weaker technique.” Russian media outraged with the judging and low placement of Russian men

Posted on 2022-02-08 • 3 comments
Evgeni Semenenko

Russian media outraged with the judging and low placement of Evgeni Semeneko who performed clean in the short program [...]

Nathan Chen: “Yes, I was told that Yuzuru made a mistake.”

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Nathan Chen on his performance in the short program at the Olympic Games in Beijing. phtoto Dmitri Chelyapin / [...]

Valentin Nikolaev: “I root for Rafael Arutyunyan. But I’m not overly excited with Chen’s skating. I don’t always like the music, I don’t like when athlete skates in whatever rags.”

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Alexandra Trusova, after two years of skating with mistkes, can perform perfectly at the Beijing Olympics. Coach [...]

Evgeni Platov: “If I had my way, I would just give Hanyu and Chen two gold medals, I respect both of them so much.”

Posted on 2022-02-05 • 1 comment

Interview with two-time Olympic Champion Evgeni Platov. About Gabriella Papadakis / Guillaume Cizeron, Victoria [...]

Artur Dmitriev: “Quadruple axel will not help Hanyu to win the Olympics, because it’s half- turn under rotated and could be count as a triple axel with mistakes.”

Posted on 2022-02-02 • No comments yet

Interview with two-time Olympic champion Artur Dmitriev. About prospects of Russian pairs at the Olympics, men's and [...]

Elena Buyanova: “Hanyu or Chen? My favorite is Chen. For now. But they are both absolutely brilliant athletes and can lose only themselves

Posted on 2022-02-01 • 4 comments

Interview with Elena Buyanova. About preparing Adelina Sotnikova for Sochi Olympics, upcoming Olympics in Beijing, [...]

Nathan Chen: “Six quads? I’m not crazy, I’m 22 already.”

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Nathan Chen shared his impressions of visiting Beijing and Russian ladies Valieva, Shcherbakova and Trusova. [...]

“Yuzuru Hanyu will not become an Olympic champion for the third time in a row, but Nathan Chen may also be left without a gold medal.” Alexei Urmanov about upcoming Olympics

Posted on 2022-01-28 • 7 comments

Interview with Alexei Urmanov, Olympic Champion and coach about upcoming Olympics, raising the age minimum and [...]

“Age is just the numbers in the passport. Raising age minimum is wrong from the sports point of view.” opinion of Russian coach who works in America and coaches Gracie Gold

Posted on 2021-12-11 • No comments yet
Pavel Filchenkov

Russian coach who now works in America Pavel Filchenkov about raising the age minimum, interest in figure skating in [...]

Rafael Arutyunyan: “Trusova’s injured foot prove once again that my pathetic attempts to draw attention to the need of careful treatment of young athletes didn’t lead to anything”

Posted on 2021-11-13 • No comments yet

Rafael Arutyunyan about the reasons for his athlete's defeat at the start of the Grand Prix series, about his plans [...]

Meagan Duhamel: “Tuktamysheva has the respect of the whole world of figure skating on her side”

Posted on 2021-10-30 • No comments yet

Interview with Meagan Duhamel for the Russian media. About short programs at Skate Canada 2021, Russian skaters, [...]

Instagram review: best photos of the week [24.09-1.10.2021]

Posted on 2021-10-04 • No comments yet

“On the Ice” Kamila Valieva View this post on Instagram A post shared by Михаил [...]

Instagram review: best photos of the week [03.09-17.09.2021]

Posted on 2021-09-17 • 2 comments

“On the Ice” Piper Gilles and Paul Poirier View this post on Instagram A post shared by [...]

Instagram review: best photos of the week [07.05-14.05.2021]

Posted on 2021-05-14 • 1 comment

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

Rafael Arutyunyan: “Tutberidze still needs time to become Mishin or Moskvina”

Posted on 2021-05-05 • 3 comments

Big interview with Rafael Arutyunyan. About Nathan Chen, Alexandra Trusova's father request for cooperation and [...]

Instagram review: best photos of the week [16.04-23.04.2021]

Posted on 2021-04-23 • 1 comment

“On the Ice” Nathan Chen Jason Brown Kaitlin Hawayek and Jean-Luc Baker Alexandra Boikova [...]

Rafael Arutyunyan: ” I think that Russia will be the first to introduce the system of contracts with skaters.”

Posted on 2021-04-19 • 2 comments

Interview with Rafael Arutyunyan. About Nathan Chen, prospects of Mikhail Kolyada and possible cooperation with Evgeni [...]

Instagram review: best photos of the week [09.04-16.04.2021]

Posted on 2021-04-16 • 1 comment

“On the Ice” Nathan Chen Madison Hubbell and Zachary Donohue Evgeni Plushenko and Rafael [...]

Instagram review: best photos of the week [02.04-09.04.2021]

Posted on 2021-04-10 • No comments yet

“On the Ice” Julia Lipnitskaya Nathan Chen Lilah Fear and Lewis Gibson Kaitlyn Hawayek and [...]

Instagram review: best photos of the week [26.03-02.04.2021]

Posted on 2021-04-06 • 3 comments

“On the Ice” Bradie Tennell Lilah Fear and Lewis Gibson Tiffani Zahorski and Jonathan [...]