Elizaveta Berestovskaya returns to Sergei Davydov

13-year-old Russian figure skater Elizaveta Berestovskaya has returned to Sergei Davydov’s group, after it was reported in early March that she would be transferring to Eteri Tutberidze’s team. Post on Instagram by Sergei Davydov’s team: Friends, good day everyone!!!We inform you that Liza Berestovskaya has resumed training in her native CSKA club, in her team!!!WeContinue reading “Elizaveta Berestovskaya returns to Sergei Davydov”

Russian figure skaters fly to World Championships

The athletes who will be representing the Figure Skating Federation of Russia at the 2021 World Figure Skating Championships finished their training camp in Novogorsk and boarded a charter flight to Stockholm today. Only the figure skaters, their coaches, doctors, as well as federation officials and Channel One journalists are onboard the Boeing 737 –Continue reading “Russian figure skaters fly to World Championships”

Cup of Russia Final to be held in Moscow in end of February

The Figure Skating Federation of Russia announced that the Cup of Russia series Final will take place from February 27 through March 2 at the Megasport Sport Palace in Moscow. Originally scheduled to take place from February 23 to 27 in Veliky Novgorod, Russia’s figure skating federation decided to relocate the event to the nation’sContinue reading “Cup of Russia Final to be held in Moscow in end of February”

Russia to host domestic team competition

A source informed Russian news outlet RIA Novosti that the Figure Skating Federation of Russia plans to hold a domestic team competition in February. Following the cancellation of the European Championships, which were supposed to take place in late January in Zagreb, the Russian figure skating executives expressed their desire to hold additional tournaments inContinue reading “Russia to host domestic team competition”

Cup of Russia Final will be held in Moscow

Originally scheduled to take place in Veliky Novgorod – about 300 miles west of Moscow – from February 23 to 27, the Cup of Russia Final will be moved to the country’s capital. Alexander Kogan, the General Director of the Figure Skating Federation of Russia, told Russian media publication RIA Novosti: “The final of theContinue reading “Cup of Russia Final will be held in Moscow”

This week’s Figure Skating Championship of Moscow

This week, the Megasport Sport Palace will host the Figure Skating Championship of Moscow. You can watch the competition on YouTube. Schedule Wednesday, December 9 12:00 – Ladies, short program4:00AM New York | 3:00AM Chicago | 1:00AM Los Angeles 13:15 – Men, short program5:15AM New York | 4:15AM Chicago | 2:15AM Los Angeles 14:15 –Continue reading “This week’s Figure Skating Championship of Moscow”

Valieva among winners at Cup of Russia 5th stage

14-year-old Kamila Valieva debuted a new dress and landed two quadruple jumps in her free skate performance to win the fifth stage of the Cup of Russia series in Moscow. The reigning World Junior champion landed her opening quad toe loop-double toe loop combination and then a quad toe loop. Valieva received a total ofContinue reading “Valieva among winners at Cup of Russia 5th stage”

Valieva dominates the first day of the Cup of Russia 5th stage

14-year-old Kamila Valieva landed a triple axel and received three bonus points for spins to earn a total short program score of 86.20 points and took a commanding lead in the fifth and final stage of this season’s Cup of Russia series. The reigning World Junior champion opened her performance with a triple flip, fullyContinue reading “Valieva dominates the first day of the Cup of Russia 5th stage”

Schedule and participants for 5th stage of the Cup of Russia

On the first weekend of December, Moscow will host the last – fifth – stage of the Cup of Russia series. The event will take place from December 5 to 8 at the Megasport Sport Palace. Earlier, the Figure Skating Federation of Russia announced that there will be no spectators in attendance. LAST UPDATED: DECEMBERContinue reading “Schedule and participants for 5th stage of the Cup of Russia”

No fans at 5th stage of the Cup of Russia

The Figure Skating Federation of Russia announced that the fifth stage of the Cup of Russia series will be held without spectators in attendance. Of the first four events of the series – only the third stage, in Sochi, took place without fans in the stands. The final fifth stage will take place without anContinue reading “No fans at 5th stage of the Cup of Russia”