Hristina Vassileva

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Hristina Vassileva
European 2011 Hristina VASSILEVA.jpg
Vassileva at the 2011 European Championships
Personal information
Native name Христина Василева
Country represented Bulgaria
Born (1984-07-22) July 22, 1984 (age 30)
Sofia, Bulgaria
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Former coach Naiden Borichev, Rafael Arutyunyan, Ludmila Mladenova
Former choreographer Naiden Borichev
Skating club IDC Denkova Staviski
Began skating 1988
Retired 2011
ISU personal best scores
Combined total 106.79
2011 Europeans
Short program 39.11
2011 Europeans
Free skate 65.26
2011 Worlds

Hristina Vassileva (Bulgarian: Христина Василева, born July 22, 1984) is a Bulgarian former competitive figure skater. She is the 2000–02 Bulgarian national champion and competed at the World, European, and World Junior Championships. She achieved her best result, 16th, at the 2001 European Championships.[1] Naiden Borichev was her coach and teammate.[2] They both competed at the 2007 World Championships in singles.

Vassileva is the granddaughter of Dimitar Drazhev.[2] She married Viacheslav Zhechev in 2010.[3]


Season Short program Free skating


JGP: Junior Grand Prix

Event 97–98 98–99 99–00 00–01 01–02 02–03 03–04 04–05 05–06 06–07 07–08 08–09 09–10 10–11
Worlds 26th 35th 39th 31st 37th 37th
Europeans 16th 28th 23rd
Ice Challenge 18th
NRW Trophy 3rd 17th
Crystal Skate 1st J. 4th
Golden Spin 14th 21st 9th 6th 11th 12th
Karl Schäfer 14th
Ondrej Nepela 11th
Universiade 19th
International: Junior[1]
Junior Worlds 19th 19th
JGP Bulgaria 23rd 22nd 13th
JGP Netherlands 20th 19th
JGP Poland 12th
JGP Slovenia 10th
JGP Sweden 22nd
Bulgarian 4th 1st 1st 1st 1st 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd 3rd
J. = Junior level


  1. ^ a b c d "Competition Results: Hristina VASSILEVA". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on 24 April 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c Mittan, Barry (June 11, 2006). "Bulgarian Skater Brings Figure Skating to India". SkateToday. 
  3. ^ a b "Hristina VASSILEVA: 2010/2011". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on 23 September 2011. 
  4. ^ "Hristina VASSILEVA: 2006/2007". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on 14 January 2010. 

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