Alexei Yagudin

Figure Skater
Born Mar 18, 1980

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Alexei Yagudin.


1980 Birth Born on March 18, 1980.


1992 12 Years Old 1 More Event
His first coach was Alexander Mayorov, and then he was introduced to the famous Russian coach Alexei Mishin when Mayorov moved to Sweden in 1992.
1994 - 1997 2 More Events
In 1998, Yagudin led a Russian sweep of the medals at the 1998 European Championships with Evgeni Plushenko in second and Alexander Abt in third.
1999 19 Years Old 1 More Event
Yagudin struggled at the beginning of the 1999–2000 season.


He claimed his second consecutive 2000 European title over both Plushenko and former Olympic champion Alexei Urmanov.
2001 21 Years Old 1 More Event
Yagudin started the 2001–02 Olympic season with a third-place finish at the Goodwill Games in September. … Read More
…  His major achievements in his six years of eligible sports career include being the 2002 Olympic champion, a four-time World champion (1998, 1999, 2000, 2002), a three-time European champion (1998, 1999, 2002), a two-time Grand Prix Final champion (1998–1999, 2001–2002), a World Junior champion (1996) and a two-time World Professional champion (1998, 2002). … Read More
2003 23 Years Old 1 More Event
He was awarded with the Order of Merit for the Fatherland of the Russian Federation in 2003. … Read More
2004 - 2006 3 More Events
In 2007, Yagudin first toured in the U.S. with the Stars on Ice, and then toured in Russia. … Read More
2008 28 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2008, Yagudin finished the Ice Age tour and then made his debut on the stage in a theater play where he played a Russian President. … Read More
2009 29 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2009, Yagudin performed regularly on the Ice Age tour. … Read More


2010 30 Years Old In 2010, Yagudin completed his third Ice Age tour. In June he skated in the Supermatch: Medalist on Ice show in Korea, performing Sway and Winter. On September 4, he participated in the Artistry on Ice show in Beijing. During the show, the wedding ceremony of the famous Chinese pair skaters Shen Xue and Zhao Hongbo, the 2010 Olympic champions was held. … Read More
2011 31 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2011, Yagudin told an interviewer that due to the hip replacement surgery he had undergone, he is no longer able to do all his triple jumps. … Read More
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