For years fans have wanted to know if Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov are dating.
The only questions left to be answered are: Your email address will not be published. More Olympics Wives and Girlfriends. A Japanese Love Affair. Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. The original interview in Russian is here , there are also lots of great photos. You have a lot of victories. Indeed, we have achieved a lot. But we still have goals and aspirations.
We would like to continue competing for our country at the highest level. Of course, we think, and that generations of athletes should change: Are you going to participate? We have a desire, but will see.
After all, there are many factors that could affect our decision, from pregnancy to eg injury. We can simply not qualify for the team.
So athletes, being a superstitious people, never say: After another victory and a successful performance at the European ice show Art on Ice vacations in a luxury Swiss hotel was twice nice? Of course, there is very good. There is probably one of the best spa, where we have ever been. Still, we missed home a lot. Most of all we want to go home. Can we also congratulate your with the housewarming? Yes, we now have our nest, where our little family lives.
Without children yet, but with animals. We have a dog — a German Spitz, which Tanya got even before our relationships have started. Then it was her dog. And recently we had a cat. In winter, mouses have started to bother us and we had to do something with it. They have also won six events on the Grand Prix series.
Volosozhar competed for Ukraine with Petr Kharchenko in —04 and with Stanislav Morozov in — She and Morozov are four-time Ukrainian national champions , , and and finished as high as fourth at the World Championships.
In December she was granted expedited Russian citizenship, as both her parents are Russian. Volosozhar and Trankov are the current World record holders for the short program. They are the first figure skaters to win two gold medals at the same Olympics, having taken gold in pairs and in the inaugural team event. Volosozhar began skating at the age of four. As a junior, Volosozhar skated for four years with Petr Kharchenko.
The pair won several medals on the Junior Grand Prix circuit and were the Ukrainian national champions in That same season, they finished fifth at Junior Worlds and 14th at senior Worlds.
They split at the end of the —04 season. Volosozhar and Stanislav Morozov teamed up prior to the —05 season and were coached by Galina Kukhar.
In —07, the pair finished fifth again at the European Championships and fourth at the World Championships. At the end of the season, the pair changed coaches and began working with Ingo Steuer in Chemnitz , Germany. Conditions in Ukraine had steadily deteriorated until there was only one good rink, although Morozov said reaching it was not simple, "You can't get to the entrance; you need to jump over holes, it's like a precipice.
They also placed fourth at the European Championships and were sixth at the World Championships. They again placed fourth at the European Championships and then came in eighth at the Winter Olympics.
Morozov retired from competition before the World Championships. Volosozhar decided to continue her competitive career.
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The head of the Ukrainian trainers' council admitted there were no partners for her in the country who could compete at a high level,  and on 14 May , it was reported that Ukraine would not interfere with her decision to compete for Russia. Volosozhar left her previous training base in Germany to train in Moscow,  beginning training with Trankov the week of 17 May. Per ISU regulations, Volosozhar was barred from international competition for one year from her last event representing Ukraine, the Winter Olympics. She became eligible for international competition on 16 February , in time for the Mont Blanc Trophy , where the pair competed in order to meet the ISU's minimum technical score requirements for the World Championships.
The pair are one of few in modern times to reach the World podium in their first season together and in their first appearance at a major international event. Media coverage of the event noted their fast development and their potential for the future. We thought, maybe we can get the bronze. The result was completely unexpected for us. The most impressive moment of the championships was how enthusiastic the spectators were even before our short program, and I'll never forget how they gave us a standing ovation after the free program. Trankov partly tore a groin tendon at the Nepela Memorial.
At the post-event press conference, they said they would miss Russian Nationals in order to recover fully from their injuries. I guess it is ok if you skate right after ice resurfacing, but if you are the last one to skate in the second group, it is quite another story. In preparation for the —13 season , the pair spent nearly three months in the U.
Trankov's father died of a sudden heart attack on 20 January , a few days before the European Championships ; an official confirmed the pair would compete at the event. At the post-event press conference, Volosozhar said, "It is difficult to raise the mood at this time, but I am glad we made the decision to compete here. They set a new pairs' world record in the free skate and combined score The pair placed first in their segment and Team Russia went on to win the gold medal.
They decided to sit out the whole season for Trankov's surgery rehabilitation. For the — Grand Prix season, after sitting out the previous season, Volosozhar and Trankov returned to competition at the Nebelhorn Trophy where they won the gold medal with a score of Volosozhar and Trankov were first in the short program at the Trophee Eric Bompard, a result that became final after the second day of the competition was cancelled in the wake of the November Paris attacks.
They placed first in both the short program and free skate to win their third national title. On January 27—31, Volosozhar and Trankov competed at the European Championships in Bratislava , Slovakia, took their fourth European title with a total of Volosozhar and Trankov decided to skip the season, and announced they were expecting a baby. In February , it was publicly announced that she and her skating partner, Maxim Trankov became engaged.
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