(biography, photo, video) Tatiana Volosozhar
Tatiana Volosozhar: biography
The name of the famous figure skater Tatiana Volosozhar Andreevna known to all Russian fans of figure skating. Honored master of sports of Russia, Olympic champion 2014, four-time European champion and three-time champion of Russia – all these titles and regalia went to former Ukrainians Tatiana Volosozhar hard work. She managed to overcome all obstacles, and now many fans call her the mistress of ice: a skater feels on slippery surfaces with the same confidence, like a real hostess in the kitchen.
Work on overcoming began to athletes from a very early age. Tatiana Volosozhar was born in Dnipropetrovsk in the Ukrainian in may of 1986. Her mother and father – Russian. My mother was born in Kaliningrad and her father in Nizhny Tagil. Military service is often «threw» him across the Soviet Union, but stopped a young family in Kiev, where were born two girls.
The head of the family, accustomed to the strict military bearing and a healthy lifestyle, wanted to daughter was always in good physical shape. So one day the sisters went to the rink. But to stay in figure skating wished only the younger 4-year-old Tanya. Eldest daughter to move on slippery surfaces travels on skates did not like.
But Tanya, despite her desire, did not want to take. The girl was plump and not very fit required in sport settings. But Tanya Volosozhar wanted to stay so bad that the heart of the coach trembled. Donut has identified subscription group and set a condition: if will try, then after a month take section.
The baby was laid so that left the choice of mentors: it took. Thus began a sports biography of Tatiana Volosozhar. The first coach was Lyudmila Petrovskaya.
After 3 years, Tatiana Volosozhar – 7-year – old figure skater won his first victory, winning the competition in singles.
The success of the hardworking and promising athletes said the coach Vyacheslav Tkachenko. He invited Tatiana Volosozhar go to him and engage in pair figure skating. She immediately agreed. Her first partner was Peter Kharchenko. Later, the coaching baton was passed to another tutor to Cook. Under her leadership, the pair has managed to become the Champions of Ukraine in 2004. Later winners of the Junior Grand Prix stages. But at senior level with victories did not add up, and a pair of Volosozhar-Melanie broke up.
New partner skater in 2004 was Stanislav Morozov. And success was not long in coming. Double-Tatiana Volosozhar and her new partner were the winners of the winter Universiade and three times Champions of the country. They visited the Olympics in Turin, where he took 12th place. Galina Kuhar coached skaters in Kiev. The program they put Nikolai Morozov.
Soon Tatiana Volosozhar realized that further development is not – it froze at some point. She decides to continue training under the guidance of experienced German coach Ingo Steuer. Legendary coach famously trained a lot of athletes of different nationality.
Since 2008 Tatiana Volosozhar and Stanislav Morozov live and train in Germany. Already in 2009, the skaters win two medals on the Grand Prix. In the final they finished fourth. All who have closely watched the pair, said clear progress: the movement of athletes have become clear, but it is surprisingly plastic. Their skill has increased significantly, although the program is complicated at times.
At the world Championships Tatiana Volosozhar and her partner managed to take sixth place. And at the Olympics in Vancouver were the eighth. After the games, Stas decided to go to coaching. But Tanya wanted to continue. She felt that her potential is not exhausted, and it can achieve much better results.
Morozov suggested Tatyana Volosozhar’s new partner – Maxim Trankov. He just looked for a new partner. Train a new couple began the Stanislav Morozov. But for further training had to leave Ukraine and to move to Moscow. In 2010 Tatiana Volosozhar received Russian citizenship.
In Moscow skaters coached not only Stanislav Morozov, but Nina Mozer and Nikolai Morozov, who had returned from America. He worked on the production of new programs of the skaters.
The new pair made his debut in the Russian Cup 2010 in Perm. You guys won the Cup. In 2011 – another resounding victory: Volosozhar and Trankov in terms of serious competition and won in both of the championship of Russia.
The championship, which was held in January of the same year, the skaters missed over the summer «quarantine». After all, according to the rules of the International skating Union athletes, who joined the national team of another country, the year had no right to represent the interests of the chosen country.
But after the «quarantine» Tatiana Volosozhar along with a partner had the opportunity to participate in the tournament Mont Blanc Trophy, which was held in the Italian Courmayeur. They have become leaders in two types of programs.
Career athletes has evolved even more rapidly. Authoritative mentor Lyudmila Velikova predicted a bright future for the guys, calling them the invincible pair.
Victories followed one after another, but there are also some annoying failures, which combined with injuries. Next season the boys had to miss. They restored health to the new York spetsklinike. But the gold medal at the European Championships Tatiana Volosozhar and her partner won.
In the spring of 2013 guys, like all the fans of Russian figure skating, waited a triumph: they became world Champions. Prior to that, 8 years of Russian pairs could not win «gold».
But the main victories are ahead. Tatiana Volosozhar and Machismo Trankovo entrusted to represent the country at the winter Olympics 2014 in Sochi. And the boys did not disappoint. The pair won the short program, breaking a world record: they scored 84,17 points.
And February 12 skaters ride free program. It was a brilliant room with the music from the rock Opera «Jesus Christ Superstar» by Andrew Lloyd Webber. Everyone who watched the dance, convinced that equal the Russian pair was not. With a lead of 18 points from Tatiana Volosozhar and her partner became Olympic Champions.
After the Olympics, figure skaters made a big break that lasted a year and a half. They received medical treatment and took to the ice at the tournament in German Nebelhorn, where they won an unconditional victory.
At the national and continental Championships Tatiana Volosozhar and her partner won the gold medal.
First husband of Tatiana Volosozhar was her skating partner Stanislav Morozov. This relationship began when Tanya was a young 17 year old girl. For several years the couple lived in a civil marriage. Children they had.
After meeting with Maxim Trankovym private life of Tatiana Volosozhar has taken a new turn: young people are not only found a common language on the ice, but fell in love with each other. At some point they realized that they should always stay together.
In winter 2015, they legalized their relationship. The wedding took place at the restaurant «02 Lounge» on the roof of the hotel «Ritz-Carlton». Tatiana was a luxurious dress by designer Alena Akhmadullina, who have long been discussed in social networks.
In September 2016 Tatiana Volosozhar fans the good news: in her Instagram she announced that she was pregnant. The advent of the child the couple is expected in February 2017.
Maxim Trankov took part in the TV show «Ice age», which appeared in a pair of Yulianna Karaulova. But there were rumors about their affair – is another duck from the yellow media. Today, the couple, everything is fine.