Andrejs Vlascenko

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Andrejs Vlascenko
Personal information
Country represented Germany
Born (1974-06-15) 15 June 1974 (age 40)
Weimar
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Former coach Alexander Vedenin
Steffi Ruttkies
Anzhelika Surupova,
Victor Kudriavtsev
Former choreographer Igor Bobrin
Skating club Münchner Eislaufverein
Began skating 1980
Retired 2004
ISU personal best scores
Combined total 188.54
2003 Skate America
Short program 64.86
2003 Skate America
Free skate 123.68
2003 Skate America

Andrejs Vlascenko (Russian: Андрей Влащенко; born 15 June 1974 in Weimar, Germany) is a figure skater who represented Latvia (1992–1994) and Germany (1994–2004). He won two Grand Prix medals for Germany, bronze at both the 2001 Trophee Lalique and at the 1998 Sparkassen Cup on Ice.

Personal life[edit]

Vlascenko was born in Weimar, East Germany while his father was stationed there in the Soviet army.[1] His family later returned to the Soviet Union and he grew up in the Latvian SSR.[1] He moved to Germany in 1994.[1]

Career[edit]

From 1992 to 1994, Vlascenko represented Latvia in international competition. He represented the country at the 1994 Winter Olympics, finishing 21st.

Vlascenko began skating for Germany after moving there in 1994. He is a four-time German national champion and repeatedly represented Germany internationally at both the World and European Championships.

Programs[edit]

Season Short program Free skating
2003–2004
[1]
  • Moscow Nights
    (Russian folk song)
    arranged and performed by the Scorpions
2002–2003
[2]
2001–2002
[3]
  • Variations on a Theme by Paganini
    by Andrew Lloyd Webber
  • Blues in Rock
    by W. Sintchuk
2000–2001
[4]
  • Tango Music
    by Henry Tourgue

Results[edit]

For Latvia[edit]

Results[4]
International
Event 1991–92 1992–93 1993–94
Winter Olympics 21st
World Championships 11th
World Junior Champ. 8th
Piruetten 13th
National
Latvian Championships 1st 1st

For Germany[edit]

Results[4][3][2][1]
International
Event 1994–95 1995–96 1996–97 1997–98 1998–99 1999–00 2000–01 2001–02 2002–03 2003–04
Worlds 8th 6th 5th 9th 16th 10th 17th
Europeans 25th 6th 4th 4th 7th 6th 8th 7th
Grand Prix Final 6th
GP Cup of China 10th
GP Cup of Russia 9th 4th 4th
GP Lalique 6th 3rd
GP Nations Cup /
Sparkassen / Bofrost
5th 7th 7th 3rd 6th 7th
GP NHK Trophy 7th 4th 6th
GP Skate America 5th 4th
GP Skate Canada 10th 8th 7th
Finlandia 1st
Karl Schäfer 2nd
National
German Champ. 1st 1st 1st 2nd 1st 2nd 2nd 3rd 2nd
GP = Grand Prix (Champions Series in 1995–1997)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Andrejs VLASCENKO: 2003/2004". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on 13 October 2004. 
  2. ^ a b "Andrejs VLASCENKO: 2002/2003". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on 4 August 2003. 
  3. ^ a b "Andrejs VLASCENKO: 2001/2002". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on 12 August 2002. 
  4. ^ a b c "Andrejs VLASCENKO: 2000/2001". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on 17 April 2001. 

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