MCU graduate became silver Olympic medalist

On February 12—14, the ice dance competition was held at the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, China.

Victoria Sinitsina, a 2016 graduate of the MCU’s Institute of Natural Sciences and Sports Technologies, won the silver medal with her partner Nikita Katsalapov. They got a total score of 220.51 points with 88.85 points in the rhythm dance and 131.66 points in the free dance. This result is the pair’s season-best score.

Victoria Sinitsina shared her emotions about the medal:

It is everything for me. Everything that each athlete strives for is to come to the Olympics and win a medal. I am very proud of Nikita and me. We made it.

Earlier, Victoria Sinitsina became the Olympic champion in the team figure skating event as part of the Russian Olympic Committee team.

See here the full performance of Victoria Sinitsina and Nikita Katsalapov.