TOP 10 MOST BEAUTIFUL FIGURES AND WORLD FIGURISTS
As you know, the most beautiful figures are far from models. Skaters and gymnasts have them. Strict diets, daily hours-long workouts, the correct regimen of the day - it is…

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Samarin: I am glad that I managed to break into the top six skaters
Recently, Russian singles are the main hopes, discoveries and sensations in the world of figure skating. However, this season our men - Alexander Samarin and Dmitry Aliyev - also made…

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Alina Zagitova
Alina Zagitova is one of the best skaters in the world, performing in the women's single discipline of figure skating. For the titles that Alina won before adulthood, many athletes…

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“Exhausted to death”: how Tutberidze drives a Japanese

The Japanese skater Shoma Uno has been training for several weeks in a group with Russian specialist Eteri Tutberidze at a base in Novogorsk. Other athletes from Khrustalny are delighted with the arrival of the Japanese, but he himself suffers from food and is exhausting. “Gazeta.Ru” – about how the two-time vice world champion settled down in Russia.

The team of the Russian coach Eteri Tutberidze this summer was excited by the news of the arrival of the Japanese soloist Shoma Uno at the summer training camp in Novogorsk. Two-time vice world champion announced the termination of employment with Matiko Yamada and Mihoko Higuchi, who actually put him on skates, at the end of the season.

The Japanese decided to try his hand at Europe, where he had never traveled. And Russia became the first point – for several weeks the Japanese have been training with Tutberidze. While the work is given to him with difficulty.

In the “Crystal” skaters took Uno’s arrival with enthusiasm – after all, the star of Japan. Photographed with a famous Continue reading

Margot Robbie on tears, bruises and Russian skaters

We talked with the Oscar nominee about physical and psychological violence, the role of Tarantino and life without love.

On February 1, the black comedy “Tonya against all”, which brought Margot Robbie an Oscar nomination for Best Actress, starts in Russian cinemas. Margot played the real heroine – figure skating star Tonya Harding. And this is by no means the story of a Disney princess. There is an episode in the film when the coach blames the mother of little Tony for the outward rudeness of the girl: “She looks like she’s chopping wood in the morning.” “She’s chopping!” She shrugs. This is a story about a provincial simpleton with great talent, even greater perseverance and a great desire to be loved. It’s also the story of a global scandal that centered on Continue reading

Where is it better to do – in a group or individually?

The question is whether to engage in figure skating at all, we figured out. There is a desire to skate, and not just skate somehow, but learn to perform the basic elements of figure skating. Desire is commendable! The question arises: How to learn faster? Take the instructor at the rink closer to home or find friends or announcements on the Internet? Or maybe it’s better to go to a group at the Children’s and Youth Sports School (youth sports school)? Let’s figure it out.

To begin with, let me define the concepts of “group training” and “individual training”. In my understanding, as a trainer, classes in a group are the work of a specialist with a team of students Continue reading

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