Svetlana Alexeeva

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Svetlana Alexeeva
Cup of Russia 2010 - Svetlana Alexeeva.jpg
Alexeeva at the 2010 Cup of Russia
Personal information
Full name Svetlana Lvovna Alexeeva
Born (1955-03-16) 16 March 1955 (age 59)
Residence Moscow
Former partner Alexandr Grigoryevich Boychuk
Former coach Viktor Ivanovich Ryzhkin
Skating club Blue Bird FSC

Svetlana Lvovna Alexeeva (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

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

Alexeeva 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]

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

Her former students include:

Personal life[edit]

Alexeeva 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