Igor Lisovsky

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Igor Lisovsky
Bundesarchiv Bild 183-U1027-0035, Irina Wrobjewa, Igor Lissowski.jpg
Lisovsky with Vorobieva in October 1979
Personal information
Full name Igor Olegovich Lisovsky
Alternative names Lisovski, Lisovskiy
Country represented  Soviet Union
Born 1954
Former partner Irina Vorobieva
Lilia Skurikhina
Former coach Tamara Moskvina
Igor Moskvin
Alexei Mishin
Retired 1983

Igor Olegovich Lisovsky (Russian: Игорь Олегович Лисовский; born in 1954) is a former Soviet pair skater. With partner and then-wife Irina Vorobieva, he is the 1981 World champion and the 1981 European champion. They were coached by Tamara Moskvina.

He currently coaches in Missouri.


(with Vorobieva)

Season Short program Long program Exhibition
1980–1981 The Star and Death of Joaquin Murrieta
( Звезда и смерть Хоакина Мурьеты )
by Alexei Rybnikov and Pavel Grushko

Competitive highlights[edit]

With Vorobieva[edit]

Event 1978–79 1979–80 1980–81 1981–82 1982–83
World Championships 4th 1st 5th
European Championships 2nd 1st 3rd
Soviet Championships 3rd 2nd 2nd 3rd 5th
NHK Trophy 1st 2nd
Prize of Moscow News 3rd 1st 1st

With Skurikhina[edit]

Event 1977–78
Spartakiada 8th

Singles career[edit]

Event 1972–73 1973–74
World Championships 16th
Blue Swords 4th
Soviet Championships 5th 6th


Lisovsky currently coaches at Brentwood Ice Arena in St. Louis, Missouri. He has received the St. Louis Youth Coach of the Year award from the St. Louis Sports Commission.