Posts Tagged ‘2013 Russian National Figure Skating Championships’

Tuktamysheva captures gold at 2013 Russian Nationals

Tuktamysheva captures gold at 2013 Russian Nationals

Elizaveta Tuktamysheva won her first national title in the last event of the 2013 Russian National Figure Skating Championships. Elena Radionova moved one spot up to capture the silver, while defending champion Adelina Sotnikova had to…

Volosozhar and Trankov claim second title at Russian Nationals

Volosozhar and Trankov claim second title at Russian Nationals

If such things were at all possible, the Pairs Final at the 2013 Russian National Figure Skating Championships should have been considered a petition to the International Skating Union to…

Third gold for Bobrova and Soloviev at Russian Nationals

Third gold for Bobrova and Soloviev at Russian Nationals

The Free Dance competition provided the perfect conclusion for the second day of the 2013 Russian National Figure Skating Championships.¬†Ekaterina Bobrova and Dmitri Soloviev won their third consecutive national title….

Plushenko wins tenth title at Russian Nationals

Plushenko wins tenth title at Russian Nationals

Evgeni Plushenko won his tenth title at the 2013 Russian National Figure Skating Championships in Sochi. Sergei Voronov came in second, 12 points behind Plushenko, while Konstantin Menshov pulled up from sixth place to win the…

Tuktamysheva leads ladies at Russian Nationals

Tuktamysheva leads ladies at Russian Nationals

Elizaveta Tuktamysheva won the Ladies Short Program on the second day of the 2013 Russian National Figure Skating Championships. Defending champion Adelina Sotnikova finished second and her club mate, Elena Radionova, came in third.

Tuktamysheva finally broke…

Plushenko exceeds his expectations at Russian Nationals

Plushenko exceeds his expectations at Russian Nationals

Evgeni Plushenko has taken the first step towards winning his tenth national title at the 2013 Russian National Figure Skating Championships in Sochi. He won the Men’s Short Program event by finishing four points ahead of…

A strong start for Volosozhar and Trankov at Russian Nationals

A strong start for Volosozhar and Trankov at Russian Nationals

Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov secured a strong lead in the Pairs Short Program event at the 2013 Russian National Figure Skating Championships. The 2012 World silver medalists are eight points ahead of their closest competitors, Yuko Kavaguti…

Bobrova and Soloviev win Short Dance at Russian Nationals

Bobrova and Soloviev win Short Dance at Russian Nationals

The 2013 Russian National Figure Skating Championships began today in Sochi with the Short Dance competition, which was mostly held in an eerie silence. Even though the Championships have…