Belarus welcomed the first European Figure Skating Championship participants. Today Belarus will become the center of world figure skating. Minsk will take one of the main tournaments for the first time. The best skaters of the continent will come to us, including the current Olympic champion Alina Zagitova. Russian Alexander Zhulin notes that the European Championship in the Belarusian capital will be held at the highest level.
Alexander Zhulin, coach of the duet of Yuri Gulitsky and Anna Kublicova: "You have an amazing infrastructure, otherwise you would not have held the world hockey championships. Everything was tested. A wonderful skating rink, wonderful people."
In men's solo skating, Belarus will be represented by Jacob Zenko, who has recovered from his injury. Today and tomorrow the official trainings will be held. But on Wednesday The first competitions will begin Wednesday. The TV channel Belarus 5 will show the contest in the maximum volume.