Alena Kostornaia has recovered from illness and is training

In early December, Alena Kostornaia tested positive for COVID-19 and was forced to miss the fifth stage of the Cup of Russia series and later the Russian National Championships. Two-time Olympic gold medalist and one of Kostornaia’s coaches Evgeni Plushenko told Russian sports news outlet Sport24 that “Sasha Trusova and Alena Kostornaia are doing well.Continue reading “Alena Kostornaia has recovered from illness and is training”

Yulia Lipnitskaya joins Angels of Plushenko as coach

Gold medalist in the team event at the 2014 Olympic Games, 22-year-old Yulia Lipnitskaya has joined Angels of Plushenko as a coach. Evgeni Plushenko announced the news in an Instagram post, saying: “I am very glad that Yulia Lipnitskaya has joined my Angels of Plushenko team! Julia is not only my great friend but alsoContinue reading “Yulia Lipnitskaya joins Angels of Plushenko as coach”

Evgeni Plushenko on Russian talk show with his family

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Evgeni Plushenko appeared on the popular Russian late night talk show Evening Urgant with his wife Yana Rudkovskaya and his son Alexander this past Friday. The popular couple sat down with Ivan Urgant to talk about their newborn Arseniy, joke about social media posts, and discuss the brand new Angels ofContinue reading “Evgeni Plushenko on Russian talk show with his family”