Svetlana Alekseeva

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This name uses Eastern Slavic naming customs; the patronymic is Lvovna and the family name is Alekseeva.
Svetlana Alekseeva
Cup of Russia 2010 - Svetlana Alexeeva.jpg
Alexeeva at the 2010 Cup of Russia
Personal information
Full name Svetlana Lvovna Alekseeva
Born (1955-03-16) 16 March 1955 (age 60)
Residence Moscow
Former partner Aleksandr Grigoryevich Boychuk
Former coach Viktor Ivanovich Ryzhkin
Skating club Blue Bird FSC

Svetlana Lvovna Alekseeva (Russian: Светлана Львовна Алексеева; born 16 March 1955) is a Russian former ice dancer and currently a coach.


Alexeeva (far right) with Elena Kustarova (far left) and Ekaterina Bobrova and Dmitri Soloviev

Alekseeva competed in ice dancing with Alexandr Grigoryevich Boychuk. They won the Soviet junior title in 1970.

Alekseeva began coaching in 1977 and worked with Tatiana Tarasova for thirteen years.[1] Since 2001, she coaches with Elena Kustarova.[1] In the summer of 2006, they moved to Blue Bird FSC in Moscow and then to a new rink in Medvedkovo in the summer of 2012.[1]

Alekseeva coaches in collaboration with Elena Kustarova and Olga Riabinina. Her current students include:

Her former students include:

Personal life[edit]

Alekseeva is the mother of Elena Kustarova.[1]

Competitive highlights[edit]

(with Boychuk)

Event 1969–70 1970–71 1971–72 1972–73 1973–74
Soviet Championships 4th 4th 3rd
Soviet Junior Championships 1st
Prize of Moscow News 3rd