Russian figure skater Ksenia Gushchina who won the St. Petersburg Championship singles tournament, said the support from the stands helped her.
As a result of two programs, Gushchina scored 220.13 points. Second place is Polina Sviridenko (205.51), third is Daria Osipova (197.73).
– Incredible feelings after the victory, the audience was very warmly supported, I would very much like to perform as well in the next competitions, – the correspondent of quotes Gushchina. – The number of spectators did not add any additional responsibility, on the contrary, it encouraged.
— How do you feel when you win the St. Petersburg championship and score more points than the European champion?
– Request for interest. Of course, I would like to go to the European Championship. I did not watch this championship, I only saw the results.
On Saturday, Georgian figure skater Anastasia Gubanova became the winner of the European Championship with a score of 199.91 points.
Source : MatchTV
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