Silná/Kurakin in 2012
|Former country(ies) represented||Bulgaria
3 August 1987 |
Tallinn, Estonian SSR, Soviet Union
|Height||1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Former partner||Ina Demireva
|Former coach||Oksana Podtykova|
|Skating club||SK Foxtrot on Ice|
|ISU personal best scores|
Juri Kurakin (born 3 August 1987) is an Estonian ice dancer who has competed for Estonia, Bulgaria, and currently Austria. Early in his career, he competed with Alexandra Baurina for Estonia. He teamed up with Ina Demireva in 2005 and skated for Bulgaria with her. They are the 2006 Bulgarian national silver medalists. In 2010, he teamed up with Czech skater Barbora Silná to compete for Austria.
His older brother Dmitri Kurakin, who competed internationally for Estonia and Germany, is also an ice dancer.
|Coupe de Nice||11th|
|Ondrej Nepela Memorial||7th|
|Pavel Roman Memorial||8th|
|Mont Blanc Trophy||8th|
|Trophy of Lyon||5th||2nd|
- "Competition Results: Barbora SILNA / Juri KURAKIN". International Skating Union.
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