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Alena Kostornaia exclusive: “I’m a very emotional person actually”

Alena Kostornaia was voted ISU newcomer of the year but how does this rising figure skating star from Russia tick? We sat down with the 16-year-old to talk about her new program, training with star coach Eteri Tutberidze, Beijing 2022 and life in the spotlight. “I’m a very emotional person actually. I find it hard to hide my emotions,” she tells us.

Alena Kostornaia exclusive: “I’m a very emotional person actually”

Alena Kostornaia was voted ISU newcomer of the year but how does this rising figure skating star from Russia tick? We sat down with the 16-year-old to talk about her new program, training with star coach Eteri Tutberidze, Beijing 2022 and life in the spotlight. “I’m a very emotional person actually. I find it hard to hide my emotions,” she tells us.

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