SSHOR Moskvich

Flying Feijoa

On the Ice
Sep 22, 2019
The Sports School of the Olympic Reserve "Moskvich" (Спортивная школа олимпийского резерва "Москвич") is a sports school located in Moscow, Russia. Prominent coaching groups include those of Viktoria Butsaeva (née Volchkova) for singles skating and Alexander Zhulin/Petr Durnev for ice dance. Other coaches include Natalia Dubinskaya, Liudmila Sapronova, Igor Liutikov, Irina Strakhova and Alexei Sitnikov. Choreographers include Galina Ishchenko and Sergei Petukhov.

Website: profile: (provides a non-exhaustive list of current skaters and coaching staff)

Moskvich skaters on the 2020/21 national team: Sinitsyna/Katsalapov (Sr), Konkina/Drozd (Sr reserve), Shichina/Khubulov (Novice), Ilya Yablokov (Jr), Matvei Vetlugin (Jr)

You may recognise the names of some famous Moskvich alumni:
Ice dance: Lobacheva/Averbukh, Navka/Kostomarov, Ilinykh/Katsalapov, Bobrova/Soloviev
Singles skaters: Irina Slutskaya, Viktoria Volchkova, Ilya Klimkin

Many talented young skaters also had their roots in Moskvich, before moving on to other clubs:
Kamila Valieva (Sambo-70), Viktoria Vasilieva (SSHOR St Petersburg, pairs with Nikita Volodin), Ekaterina Kurakova (TCC), Elizabet Tursynbaeva (Sambo-70), Daniil Samsonov (Sambo-70), Mark Kondratiuk (CSKA)

Some foreign skaters also train at Moskvich while representing their home clubs: Hurtado/Khaliavin (Sr, Spain) and Alessia Tornaghi (Jr, Italy).

Go Team Moskvich! :hap10:


Wicked Yankee Girl
Record Breaker
Jul 26, 2003
@Flying Feijoa, thank you for the lovely thread. I have added the link to the index, so that you will always be able to find it
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