Shcherbakova and Trusova will not participate at Cup of Russia Final

The Figure Skating Federation of Russia released the preliminary list of participants who will take part in the final of the Cup of Russia series next week. Three-time Russian champion Anna Shcherbakova and two-time World Junior champion Alexandra Trusova were not included. This season, the Russian figure skating federation decided to change the selection processContinue reading “Shcherbakova and Trusova will not participate at Cup of Russia Final”

Alexandra Trusova working with Nikolai Morozov

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Evgeni Plushenko posted a photo with his student Alexandra Trusova and figure skating coach and choreographer Nikolai Morozov on Instagram. The head coach at Angels of Plushenko captioned the picture, “We are working.” 16-year-old Trusova has been training with Plushenko since May 2020 and during the season has won two stagesContinue reading “Alexandra Trusova working with Nikolai Morozov”

Actress Sharon Stone shares clip of Alexandra Trusova

Emmy Award and Golden Globe Award winning, as well as Academy Award and Screen Actors Guild Award nominee, Sharon Stone posted a short clip of Russian figure skater Alexandra Trusova on her Instagram stories. The clip of 16-year-old two-time World Junior champion Trusova was originally posted by Instagram account @the.figureskatingworld and shows an excerpt fromContinue reading “Actress Sharon Stone shares clip of Alexandra Trusova”

A few of this season’s most exciting performances so far

2020 has been a difficult year for everyone in every walk of life but it started off well – You Young and Yuma Kagiyama were among the gold medalists at the Winter Youth Olympics, Russians took all of the gold medals and won ten of the total twelve medals at the European Championships, Rika KihiraContinue reading “A few of this season’s most exciting performances so far”

Tuktamysheva wins Rostelecom Cup

Elizaveta Tuktamysheva landed two triple axels and presented two outstanding programs in Moscow for her first ISU Grand Prix series victory since the 2018 Skate Canada. Former World and European champion Tuktamysheva landed her opening triple axel-double toe loop combination; the 23-year-old figure skater held on to another triple axel, landed a triple Lutz, andContinue reading “Tuktamysheva wins Rostelecom Cup”

Tuktamysheva is only lady planning triple axel; Trusova – 3 quads, Shcherbakova – 1

According to the released planned program content, Elizaveta Tuktamysheva will be the only lady attempting a triple axel and Alexandra Trusova is planning three quadruple jumps at the 2020 Rostelecom Cup. Tuktamysheva is widely known for her good jumping technique and ability to land the triple axel. She is planning a triple axel in theContinue reading “Tuktamysheva is only lady planning triple axel; Trusova – 3 quads, Shcherbakova – 1”

Schedule and participants at Rostelecom Cup

This weekend, Moscow will host the third stage of this season’s ISU Grand Prix series – the 2020 Rostelecom Cup. The performances will take place on November 20 and 21, and the gala exhibition will be on November 22. The event will have fans in attendance. Spectators’ seats will be equipped with special spacers forContinue reading “Schedule and participants at Rostelecom Cup”

Trusova wins second gold medal at Cup of Russia

Two-time World Junior champion and winner of the second stage of the Cup of Russia series last month, Alexandra Trusova delivered two outstanding performances at the fourth stage of the series in Kazan to win her second consecutive gold medal this season. The 16-year-old had officially planned to attempt three quad jumps. She landed herContinue reading “Trusova wins second gold medal at Cup of Russia”

Alexandra Trusova in new Adidas clip

In any incomprehensible situation @avtrusova is ready for winter ⛸⠀TERREX COLD.RDY extreme boots and #MYSHELTER down jacket are on sale now. #ReadyForWinter Two-time World Junior champion Alexandra Trusova appears in the newest short ad for winter gear by Adidas. The video clip was published by the Instagram account of Adidas Russia. The 16-year-old figure skaterContinue reading “Alexandra Trusova in new Adidas clip”

Schedule and participants for the 4th stage of Cup of Russia

Kazan, the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan, will host the fourth stage of the Cup of Russia series from November 8 to 12. The event will allow spectators into the venue at seventy percent capacity – a maximum of 2,330 fans. LAST UPDATED: NOVEMBER 11, 2020 STAGE FOUR OF THE CUP OF RUSSIA SERIES;Continue reading “Schedule and participants for the 4th stage of Cup of Russia”