Stanislav Leonovich

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Stanislav Leonovich
Personal information
Country represented  Soviet Union
Born (1958-07-22) July 22, 1958 (age 58)
Former partner Marina Pestova
Former coach Stanislav Zhuk
Igor Ksenofontov
Retired 1983

Stanislav Viktorovich Leonovich (Russian: Станислав Викторович Леонович; born July 22, 1958 in Sverdlovsk) is a former Soviet pair skater with partner Marina Pestova. They were the 1982 World and European silver medalists, 1980 World and European bronze medalists, and three-time Soviet champions. The pair retired from competition in 1983. Their coaches were Stanislav Zhuk and Igor Ksenofontov.

Leonovich married ice dancer Olga Makarova (formerly competed with Genrikh Sretenski), with whom he has two daughters. He has coached in Grenoble, France.

Competitive highlights[edit]

Pairs with Marina Pestova

Event 1977–78 1978–79 1979–80 1980–81 1981–82 1982–83
Winter Olympics 4th
World Championships 7th 5th 3rd 2nd 6th
European Championships 7th 4th 3rd 2nd
Soviet Championships 2nd 2nd 1st 4th 1st 1st
Prize of Moscow News 1st

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