|Full name||Sergei Anatolyevich Karev|
31 March 1986 |
Lipetsk, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Former partner||Arina Ushakova
|Former coach||Natalia Pavlova
|ISU personal best scores|
Sergei Anatolyevich Karev (Russian: Сергей Анатольевич Карев, born 31 March 1986) is a Russian retired pair skater. With former partner Arina Ushakova, he is the 2005 Golden Spin of Zagreb silver medalist, 2008 Winter Universiade bronze medalist, and finished 5th at the 2008 European Championships.
Early in his pairs career, Karev competed with Daria Kaziutchitz. In 2005, he teamed up with Arina Ushakova, with whom he trained in Moscow. They were coached by Nina Mozer during their first two seasons together. After the 2006–2007 season, they switched coaches to Natalia Pavlova. They won the bronze medal at Russian Nationals and were sent to the 2008 European Championships where they finished 5th. In the long program, they had a fall on a lift but were not injured. They split at the end of the season.
|Season||Short program||Free skating|
|Golden Spin of Zagreb||2nd|
|JGP Czech Republic||8th|
|JGP = Junior Grand Prix|
- "Arina USHAKOVA / Sergei KAREV: 2007/2008". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on 26 June 2008.
- Наталья Павлова: девушка в моей паре - нервная [Natalia Pavlova: The girl in my pair was nervous]. Ves Sport (allsportinfo.ru) (in Russian). 24 January 2008.
- "Competition Results: Arina USHAKOVA / Sergei KAREV". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on 12 October 2012.
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