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List of notable or famous figure skaters from Russia, with bios and photos, including the top figure skaters born in Russia and even some popular figure skaters who immigrated to Russia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Russian figure skaters then this list is the perfect resource for you. These figure skaters are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known figure skater from Russia is included when available.

The list you're viewing is made up of people like Jana Khokhlova and Maxim Shabalin.

This historic figure skaters from Russia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Russian figure skaters of note?" and "Who are the most famous figure skaters from Russia?" These prominent figure skaters of Russia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Russian figure skaters.

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Alena Leonova is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Figure Skaters from Russia
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Alena Igorevna Leonova is a Russian figure skater. She is the 2012 World silver medalist, the 2011 Grand Prix Final bronze medalist, the 2009 World Junior champion, and a three-time Russian national medalist. ...more

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Age: 26

Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia

Profession: Figure Skater, Athlete

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Alexander Enbert is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Figure Skaters from Russia
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Alexander Yuryevich Enbert is a Russian pair skater. From 2010 to 2014, he competed with Katarina Gerboldt. The pair appeared at one ISU Championship, the 2011 European Championships where they placed fourth. In April 2014, he teamed up with Vasilisa Davankova. ...more

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Age: 27

Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia

Profession: Figure Skater

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Alexander Smirnov is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Figure Skaters from Russia
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Alexander Viktorovich Smirnov is a Russian pair skater. Smirnov teamed up with Yuko Kavaguti in May 2006. They are two time European champions, the 2009 and 2010 World bronze medalists, 2011–12 Grand Prix Final bronze medalists, and 2008–2010 Russian national champions. ...more

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Age: 31

Birthplace: Tver, Russia

Profession: Figure Skater, Athlete

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Andrei Lutai is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Figure Skaters from Russia
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Andrei Vladimirovich Lutai is a Russian figure skater. He is a three-time Russian national medalist, and placed as high as 5th at the European Championships and 10th at the World Championships. ...more

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Age: 30

Birthplace: Belgorod, Russia

Profession: Figure Skater

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Dmitri Zobnin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Figure Skaters from Russia
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Dmitri Zobnin


Dmitri Zobninis a figure skater. ...more

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Age: 31

Birthplace: Yekaterinburg, Russia

Profession: Figure Skater

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Igor Lukanin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Figure Skaters from Russia
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Igor Lukanin is a former competitive ice dancer who competed internationally for Azerbaijan with Kristin Fraser. He previously competed for Germany with Ksenia Smetanenko. He competed with Jenny Dahlen for two years, representing Azerbaijan. He teamed up with Kristin Fraser in 2000. They are ...more

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Age: 39

Birthplace: Yekaterinburg, Russia

Profession: Figure Skater, Ice dancer

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Irina Korina is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Figure Skaters from Russia
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Irina Korina


Irina Korina was a figure skater. ...more

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Profession: Figure Skater, Choreographer

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Jana Khokhlova is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Figure Skaters from Russia
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Jana Vadimovna Khokhlova is a Russian ice dancer. She is best known for her partnership with Sergei Novitski, with whom she is the 2008 World bronze medalist, 2009 European champion, and a two-time Russian national champion. She also competed with Andrei Maximishin and Fedor Andreev. ...more

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Age: 30

Birthplace: Moscow, Russia

Profession: Figure Skater, Ice dancer

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