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‘I don’t like disposable champions’: Figure skating coach compares new generation skaters to single-use plastic cups

‘I don’t like disposable champions’: Figure skating coach compares new generation skaters to single-use plastic cups

Prominent figure skating coach Rafael Arutyunyan, who has spoken in favour of raising the age limit in ladies single skating, has compared the success of young champions to single-use plastic cups. The renowned coach underlined that young female skaters should only enter senior events after going through puberty, when they have “well-trained and healthy”