Russia takes three gold medals in Romania

Junior Grand Prix Brasov Cup

At the next stage of the Junior Grand Prix, which was held in Brasov, Romania, the Russian skaters have pleased their supporters having won gold medals in three disciplines. In ladies’ single skating the second victory in this season was gained by Polina Shelepen (157.61). Maxim Kovtun’s (182.91) first place became a small surprise in the men’s single skating. Ice dancers Alexandra Stepanova and Ivan Bukin (134.29) took the first place by a wide margin from their rivals.

All medalists:


1. Maxim Kovtun (RUS) 182.91

2. Ryuju Hino (JPN) 174.99

3. Nam Nguyen (CAN) 169.55


1. Polina Shelepen (RUS) 157.61

2. Polina Korobeynikova (RUS) 149.87

3. Hae-Jin Kim (KOR) 144.61

Ice Dance:

1. Alexandra Stepanova / Ivan Bukin (RUS) 134.29

2. Anastasia Galyeta / Alexei Shumski (UKR) 121.35

3. Mackenzie Bent / Garrett Mackeen (CAN) 120.69

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