Eugene, Medvedevthe: Nina zotina / RIA Novosti
Russian figure skater Evgenia Medvedeva told, that communicates mostly in English. Her words leads RIA Novosti.
“I speak Russian only with my mom, grandma and two of my friends. With one of these friends we are talking half in Russian, half in English. I changed everything in my life. Maybe I’m used to it, but not fully,” — said Medvedev.
23 Nov skater took third place in the short program at the Grand Prix in France (67,55). A Russian woman must be first at the tournament in France in order to get to the final part of the competition.
In may 2018 Medvedev left the team of coach Eteri Tutberidze and moved to Canada, where she began to work with Brian Orser.
At the Olympics in Pyeongchang Medvedev has twice won the silver medal, losing the gold in figure skating compatriot Aline Sagitova. She has also won two world Championships gold.
Video, photo All from Russia.