Canadian choreographer Medvedeva called students Tutberidze “disposable”


Eteri Tutberidze Photo: Vladimir Astapkovich / RIA Novosti

Sandra Bezic, canadian choreographer of the group coach Brian Orser, which the figure skater Evgeny Medvedev, criticized the methods Russian coach Eteri Tutberidze. Interview Basics published on the YouTube channel TheSkatingLesson.

According to Basic, in the band Tutberidze, where he worked before Medvedev, athletes begin to ride. The choreographer admitted that she is sad. “This is a wonderful, talented girls, and they are treated as disposable,” said Besic.

She noted that the young athletes will give themselves to the sport. In this regard, Basic asked: “Why not give them a normal basis, to help to build a full career and a happy future?”

In December in Saransk the championship of Russia on figure skating. The winner was 14-year-old Anna Shcherbakova, won the silver Alexander Trusov (14), the bronze medal went to 15-year-old Alyona Kostina — all of them pupils of Eteri Tutberidze.

Also in her group is 16-year-old Olympic champion Alina Sagitova. On the Games in 2018 she went to Medvedev, then also trained under the guidance of Tutberidze. After the Olympics, 18-year-old skater went to Canada, where he works with Orser. Besic participated in the formulation of the new short program Medvedeva.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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