Is this what we’re wearing now? Adelina Sotnikova began skating at the age of four in her home town of Moscow (RUS). - 2011 World Junior Figure Skating Championships: Day 5, “Adelina Sotnikova during the #Sochi2014 free skate program tonight (photo via @USATsportsImage)”.
A year later, she opted not to defend her title at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang because of an ankle injury. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Russia's Adelina Sotnikova performs in the Women's Figure Skating Short Program at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 19, 2014. Gold medalist Adelina Sotnikova of Russia célébrâtes for winning the Ladies' Figure Skating, (L-R) Silver medalist Yuna Kim of South Korea, gold medalist Adelina Sotnikova of Russia and bronze medalist Carolina Kostner of Italy celebrate on the podium during the flower ceremony for the Ladies' Figure Skating, Youth Olympic Games skater Adelina Sotnikova crowned as Ice Queen, Heartbreak for Kim, as Russian starlet Sotnikova glides to figure skating gold. She placed first in the short and third in the free skate, winning the silver medal ahead of Carolina Kostner. Adelina Sotnikova began skating at the age of four at the Yuzhny ice rink near her home in Moscow. Her first GP event of the season was the 2012 Skate America. _available video of the two remarkable performers in this event, "Yevgeni Plushenko to coach Adelina Sotnikova", "Spinal implants & titanium screws: Sochi Olympic champion figure skater Adelina Sotnikova announces retirement following surgery", "Adelina Sotnikova retires from figure skating competition", "Olympics: Russia's Sotnikova golden at home", "All grown up, Sotnikova enrolls in university", "Студия Аделины Сотниковой (@_studio_as) • Instagram photos and videos", Olympic champions in figure skating – Ladies' singles, Golden Spin of Zagreb champions in figure skating – Ladies' singles, Russian champions in figure skating – Ladies' singles, World Junior champions in figure skating – Ladies' singles, Junior Grand Prix Final champions in figure skating – Ladies' singles, Russian junior champions in figure skating – Ladies' singles, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Adelina_Sotnikova&oldid=986561885, World Junior Figure Skating Championships medalists, European Figure Skating Championships medalists, Figure skaters at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Competitors at the 2012 Winter Youth Olympics, Articles containing Russian-language text, Sports-Reference template missing archive parameter, Articles with Russian-language sources (ru), Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 1 November 2020, at 16:51. , Adelina Sotnikova began skating at the age of four at the Yuzhny ice rink near her home in Moscow. She appeared at two Challenger Series events, winning the silver medal at the 2015 Mordovian Ornament behind Anna Pogorilaya and placing 6th at the 2015 Golden Spin of Zagreb. The next day, the Russian performed her free skate ahead of the Korean, producing a technically brilliant routine that featured seven triple jumps, including a triple lutz-triple toe loop combination, triple flip, triple loop, triple salchow and triple lutz, that enthralled the appreciative home crowd and earned her a remarkable score of 149.95, just 0.11 points short of the record total of 150.06 set by Kim at Vancouver 2010. In April 2017, she changed coach and training location, by hiring former Olympic men's champion Evgeni Plushenko at his skating academy, Angels of Plushenko in Moscow.
Adelina Sotnikova, the Sochi Olympic figure skating champion who last competed in 2015, confirmed that she retired from competition, according to Russian media. RELATIONSHIP DETAILS BELOW ⤵ Adelina Dmitriyevna Sotnikova is a Russian figure skater. At team events, medals awarded for team results only. Because you’ve made it to Friday! Dogged by injuries, her last competitive performance was in 2015 when she finished sixth at the national championship. As injuries started to linger, Sotnikova did not participate at any event, domestic and international, from 2016 onwards. Sotnikova had undergone cervical spine surgery in February, TASS reported, citing her coach and her agent. #IABot (v2.0.7 ... 17:56-68. After Sochi, Sotnikova skated just once on the international Grand Prix circuit. In December 2013, the gifted 17-year-old collected her fourth national title, prior to claiming a silver medal at the European Championships in Zagreb one month later, in a competition won by Yulia Lipnitskaya. Adelina Dmitriyevna Sotnikova (Russian: Адели́на Дми́триевна Со́тникова born 1 July 1996) is a Russian figure skater.
DETAILS BELOW. Although Russian skating officials initially intended to assign Sotnikova and Lipnitskaya to one program each, they decided a week before the event that Lipnitskaya would skate both segments.. Yulia Lipnitskaya. She is the 2014 Olympic champion, a two-time European silver medalist (2013–2014), a five-time medalist on the Grand Prix series, and a four-time Russian national champion (2009, 2011–2012, 2014). “I really wanted to take part because I knew that we would win a medal because our team was so strong,” said Sotnikova. I do miss it insanely, when I watch competitions, my heart breaks because I want to, but, unfortunately, my health doesn’t allow me to.”.  Team Russia finished 4th overall.