Lyudmila Belousova and Oleg Protopopov. Two-time Olympic champions, four-time world and European champions, six-time USSR champions.
It was Lyudmila Belousova and Oleg Protopopov who became the founders of the wonderful school of Soviet figure skating. In 1964, they won the first gold medal in the history of Soviet figure skating.
The Soviet sports leadership did not differ in favor of this duet, despite this, Belousova and Protopopov continued to shine on the ice until 1969, when in 1979 an event occurred that changed their life. During a tour in Switzerland, Belousova and Protopopov decided to stay there. Their names were deleted from all Soviet directories telling about the Olympic achievements. Continue reading
The main advantage of Zhenya Medvedeva is her incredible inner strength, multiplied by her artistic / creative talent. She does not worry about the next element (at least, outwardly it is not noticeable), she does not depict emotions on a piece of paper, she is absolutely in the nature of the program (like few others!), And when it comes to the element, she just takes it and * does *! (And at times, it seems to look disappointed – because it was too easy! ??) Mother Russia is rich in talents … But Evgeny Medvedev just needs to be protected! That’s all the movies.
Evgenia Medvedev biography:
Evgenia Medvedev as a child Evgenia Medvedev figure skating Continue reading