" With Elizabeth I stopped working immediately after the European Championship in Zagreb , when my student won bronze in the competition , and in the long program was able to get ahead of an Italian champion Carolina Kostner continent - said Veretennikova . - However, I watched the performance of Elizabeth at the national championships in Sochi I can say that is functionally and technically to this tournament she was ready not the best way . taught her I was 5 years old , so all can see and feel its movement. what I saw in rentals this season does not correspond to the techniques I taught her . Lisa always been confident and well performed when programs were knurled - now I have not noticed . "
The coach also said that after the success of the European Championship for the skater Alexei Mishin
, which for many years together Veretennikova coached Tuktamysheva , decided to work independently with this athlete
. "I am grieved that gap - admitted Veretennikova . - Lisa was a matter of my life , we had been together for many years . After what happened , I was morally difficult to continue its activities in Russia , and I went to work abroad.