Mishin: Tuktamysheva and Semenenko will perform with light content for health reasons
MOSCOW, September 23 – RIA Novosti, Anastasia Panina. The trainer of the athletes, Alexei Mishin, told RIA Novosti that skaters Elizaveta Tuktamysheva and Evgeny Semenenko will perform in test skates with light content due to health problems of the Russian national team.
Control skating will take place on September 24-25 at the Megasport Moscow Sports Palace.
“Liza will be skating without a triple axel and Zhenya without a quad. However, they will try to show the programs as intended by the choreographer and how we are working on them, in order to convey the meaning to the audience and win their sympathy,” said the expert. specified.
Mishin revealed that another skater in his group, Mikhail Kolyada, left his short show last year due to a difficult topic for a new free show. “This year we paid a lot of attention to the selection of musical themes and ideas for staging all the athletes of the group. Misha Kolyada has the last short program because for the free program we chose really difficult Schnittke music for him, which is what you did. You get all the musical tones and moods right. “You have to be dedicated to convey it that way,” the coach said.