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Evgeni Plushenko: Beijing 2022 podium the goal for Trusova and Kostornaia

He won two Olympic gold medals in his career as a competitor, but Evgeni Plushenko has a new aim - becoming the world's top figure skating coach. He's already helped develop young Russians Alexandra 'Sasha' Trusova and Alena 'Aliona' Kostornaia as they move into the senior ladies' singles events, but now has a clear target for their future - podium places and medals at the Beijing 2022 Winter Games. In an Olympic Channel exclusive interview - gatecrashed by his own son Alexander - the four-time Games medallist gives an insight into some of the pressure he faces, individual targets for his skaters, and his dream of being the world's number one again.

Evgeni Plushenko: Beijing 2022 podium the goal for Trusova and Kostornaia

He won two Olympic gold medals in his career as a competitor, but Evgeni Plushenko has a new aim - becoming the world's top figure skating coach. He's already helped develop young Russians Alexandra 'Sasha' Trusova and Alena 'Aliona' Kostornaia as they move into the senior ladies' singles events, but now has a clear target for their future - podium places and medals at the Beijing 2022 Winter Games. In an Olympic Channel exclusive interview - gatecrashed by his own son Alexander - the four-time Games medallist gives an insight into some of the pressure he faces, individual targets for his skaters, and his dream of being the world's number one again.

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