Fedorova / Miroshkin at the 2014–15 JGP Final
|Full name||Maxim Romanovich Miroshkin|
22 May 1994 |
|Height||1.79 m (5 ft 10 1⁄2 in)|
|Former coach||Andrei Hekalo|
|Choreographer||Alla Kapranova, Natalia Bestemianova, Igor Bobrin|
|Skating club||Vorobievye Gory|
|ISU personal best scores|
2014–15 JGP Final
2014–15 JGP Final
2012–13 JGP Final
Maxim Romanovich Miroshkin (Russian: Максим Романович Мирошкин; born 22 May 1994) is a Russian pair skater. With partner Lina Fedorova, he is the two-time World Junior bronze medalist, 2012 JGP Final champion, 2012 Winter Youth Olympics silver medalist, and 2013 Russian Junior Champion.
Miroshkin was introduced to figure skating by his grandmother at a local rink in Yekaterinburg, where he skated until it was closed down. He briefly trained as a hockey player before returning to figure skating. He switched from singles to pairs in 2009, teaming up with Lina Fedorova.
The following season, Fedorova/Miroshkin won silver and gold at their Junior Grand Prix events in Austria and Germany respectively, qualifying them for the JGP Final. After taking the junior gold medal at the 2012 Warsaw Cup, they competed at the JGP Final in Sochi, Russia, where they also won gold. Fedorova/Miroshkin finished 8th at their first senior Russian Championships and won the junior title. They won the bronze medal at the 2013 World Junior Championships after placing 7th in the short program but first in the free skate.
In 2013–14, Fedorova/Miroshkin started their season by winning silver at the 2013 JGP Slovakia, behind teammates Maria Vigalova / Egor Zakroev. They won gold at their next event, the 2013 JGP Czech Republic. Their results qualified them to the JGP Final in Fukuoka, Japan. At the final, Fedorova/Miroshkin placed second in the short program and third in the free skate, winning the bronze medal behind Vigalova/Zakroev. At the Russian Championships, the pair finished sixth on the senior level and fourth on the junior level.
In the 2014–15 Junior Grand Prix, Fedorova/Miroshkin were assigned at the 2014 JGP Czech Rep. where they finished 2nd to Canadians Julianne Séguin / Charlie Bilodeau. In their next event, they won another silver medal qualifying them to their third ISU JGP Final held in Barcelona, Spain. In the finals, they won the silver medal with a total of 165.78 points. They then competed at the 2015 World Junior Championships and won the bronze medal.
In the 2015-16 season, Fedorova/Miroshkin were to debut as full seniors. However; Miroshkin sustained a torn meniscus injury and withdraw from their Grand Prix assignment at the 2015 Cup of China. They decided to sit out for the rest of the season for Miroshkin's rehabilitation from his surgery.
Fedorova/Miroshkin are one of the few pair skaters that can do side-by-side (SBS) Biellmann spins.
|Season||Short program||Free skating||Exhibition|
|GP Cup of China||WD|
|CS Ice Challenge||1st N.||1st J.||1st|
|CS Warsaw Cup||2nd N.||1st J.||2nd||2nd|
|JGP Czech Rep.||1st||2nd|
|NRW Trophy||2nd N.||1st J.|
|Levels: N. = Novice; J. = Junior|
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- "Lina FEDOROVA / Maxim MIROSHKIN: 2014/2015". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on 4 October 2014.
- Ermolina, Olga (7 March 2013). Лина ФЕДОРОВА – Максим МИРОШКИН: "В нашей паре нет главного" [Fedorova / Miroshkin: Our partnership] (in Russian). Russian Figure Skating Federation. Archived from the original on 7 June 2013.
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- Kondakova, Anna (9 December 2012). "Russia sweeps Junior Pairs at Figure Skating Final". GoldenSkate.
- Kondakova, Anna (7 December 2012). "Fedorova and Miroshkin lead Junior Pairs in Sochi". GoldenSkate.
- "Lina FEDOROVA / Maxim MIROSHKIN: 2013/2014". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on 21 June 2014.
- Ermolina, Olga (18 July 2013). Максим МИРОШКИН: "На сборе в США мы работали с удивительными постановщиками" [Maxim Miroshkin: "We worked with amazing choreographers at the camp in the United States"] (in Russian). Russian Figure Skating Federation. Archived from the original on 27 February 2014.
- "Lina FEDOROVA / Maxim MIROSHKIN: 2012/2013". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on 2 July 2013.
- "Competition Results: Lina FEDOROVA / Maxim MIROSHKIN". International Skating Union.
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