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Russian figure skaters Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov, the Games-2014 in Sochi won two Olympic gold medals, will not compete at the Olympics in 2018 in Pyeongchang

Two-time Olympic champion Maxim Trankov, acting in tandem with Tatiana Volosozhar, said that they are not going to participate in the Olympics 2018 in South Korea’s Pyeongchang. Previously, skaters, skipping the current season due to child birth, announced plans to resume training in April.

“We just start training, because we have besides sports are ice show. But we keep the possibility of participating in the control rentals in the fall. Or there to say good-bye to the audience, or acting in the championship of Russia…

Speech about the Olympic games is not. And do not want, above all, to irritate guys who are young, who are preparing for the Olympics. Now we’re not saying, but at the same time, we will see on their own capabilities and its shape . Because we have a baby, and Tanya, still need to recover. It is unknown how much time it will take. But in April we are planning to go on the ice”, — quotes Trankova “R-Sport”.