Veronika Kropotina

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Veronika Kropotina
Veronika Kropotina 2005 Croatia Cup.jpg
Kropotina in 2005.
Personal information
Native name Вероника Борисовна Кропотина
Full name Veronika Borisovna Kropotina
Country represented Russia
Born (1991-01-02) 2 January 1991 (age 24)
Moscow, Russia
Height 1.58 m (5 ft 2 in)
Coach Elena Buianova
Choreographer Elena Blagova
Skating club CSKA Moscow
Began skating 1999
Retired 2006
ISU personal best scores
Combined total 144.41
2005 JGP Estonia
Short program 51.84
2005 JGP Croatia
Free skate 93.21
2005 JGP Estonia

Veronika Borisovna Kropotina (Russian: Вероника Борисовна Кропотина,[1] born 2 January 1991)[2] is a Russian former competitive figure skater. Coached by Elena Buianova, she won three medals — two silvers and one gold — on the ISU Junior Grand Prix, and placed 12th at the 2005 World Junior Championships. She qualified for the 2005–06 JGP Final but withdrew before the event.


Season Short program Free skating
  • The Nutcracker
    by P. I. Tchaikovsky

Competitive highlights[edit]

Event 2003–04 2004–05 2005–06
World Junior Champ. 12th
JGP Final WD
JGP Croatia 1st
JGP Estonia 2nd
JGP France 14th
JGP Ukraine 2nd
Cup of Nice WD
Russian Championships 4th
Russian Junior Champ. 7th 1st
JGP = Junior Grand Prix; WD = Withdrew


  1. ^ a b Кропотина Вероника Борисовна [Veronika Borisovna Kropotina] (in Russian). 
  2. ^ a b c d "Veronika KROPOTINA: 2005/2006". International Skating Union. Archived from the original on 14 January 2010. 

External links[edit]

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