Kazakh figure skaters prepare for Universiade 2017
Kazakhstan’s national figure skating team is preparing for the forthcoming Universiade. The main contender for gold is Denis Ten. In addition, the coaching staff has high hopes for the women’s team. The silver medalist of Kazakhstan championship in 2015, Aiza Imanbek has a big fan base of Kazakh and foreign supporters. In the upcoming competitions, Aiza’s program will include many interesting moments, but the athlete does not reveal the details. Her voluntary program will have traditional cultural elements. Besides Aiza Imanbek, three more talented skaters Regina Glazman, Zhansaya Adyhanova and Veronika Sheveleva have been qualified for the Universiade. The main opponents of the Kazakh skaters are the athletes from Russia, Korea, Japan and China. Women’s short and voluntary programs will be held on February 1 and 2 at the ice palace Almaty Arena.
Kuralay UZUROVA, HONORED COACH OF KAZAKHSTAN ON FIGURE SKATING:
The program of Aiza is always very interesting to watch for the European audience. On the Grand Prix stage, many experts have noted this program. It reflects the national. Aiza does her best to present it perfectly.