ICE DANCING
Date of birth:
08.01.1975
Elena GRUSHINA
UKR
Odessa
Place of birth:
Height:
168
cm
Odessa
Home town:
Sports Instructor
Profession:
Hobbies:
music, active sport games
1979
Sport Military Club Odessa
Start sk. / Club:
/
Former Partners:
Mikhail Tashlitzky
Sports Instructor
Profession:
Odessa
Home town:
cm
185
Height:
UKR
Odessa
Place of birth:
Ruslan GONCHAROV
20.01.1973
Date of birth:
music, football
Hobbies:
1979
Sport Military Club Odessa
Start sk. / Club:
/
Former Partners:
Elenora Gritzai
30
at Wethersfield, CT, USA
h / week
Practice high season:
36
at Wethersfield, CT, USA
h / week
Practice low season:
N. Linichuk, G. Karponosov, A. Tumanovski
Former coach:
Tatiana Tarasova, Nikolai Morozov, Maia Usova
Choreographer:
Tatiana Tarasova
Coach:
Music Short Program / Original Dance as of 2002/2003 season  
Waltz: An der schönen blauen Donau (The Blue Danube) op. 314 by Johann Strauss jr.  - Vienna Philharmonic
Orchestra
Polka  by Johann Strauss
Quixote  by Magnus Fiennes  - performed by Bond
Music Free Skating / Free Dance as of 2002/2003 season
4.
5.
1.S
8.
6.
9.
7.
8.
8.
7.
1.S
7.
8.
2.S
13.
15.
3.S
13.
2.S
13.
19.
National Champ.
World Juniors
European Champ.
World Champ.
Olympic Games
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998
1997
1996
Grushina/Goncharov are married to each other since 1995. The couple left their long time coaches Linitchuk and
Karpanossov to train with Tarasova following the 2001/2002 season.
NHK Trophy, Asahikawa
Winter Universiade, Oswiecim
Cup of Russia, St. Petersburg
NHK-Trophy, Kumamoto
2000
2001
2001
2001
4
1
3
5
Smart Ones Skate America, Spokane
MasterCard Skate Canada Int., Quebec
Trophee Lalique, Paris
ISU Grand Prix Final, St. Petersburg
2002
2002
2002
2003
1
1
1
4
S=Senior; J=Junior; N=Novice
International Competition
Year
Place
International Competition
Year
Place
Four Continents
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last update:
28.03.2003
23:42:36