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Viacheslav Zhigalin
Personal information
Full nameViacheslav Vladimirovich Zhigalin
Country representedSoviet Union
Born (1950-02-27) 27 February 1950 (age 69)
Former partnerTatiana Voitiuk, Lidia Karavaeva
Former coachElena Alexandrova
Igor Kabanov
Tatiana Tarasova

Viacheslav Vladimirovich Zhigalin (Russian: Вячесла́в Влади́мирович Жигалин; born 27 February 1950) is a former ice dancer who competed for the Soviet Union. With partner Tatiana Voitiuk, he is the 1970 European bronze medalist[1] and 1972 Soviet national champion. With partner Lidia Karavaeva he won the bronze medal at the 1975 Prize of Moscow News.


With Voitiuk

Event 68–69 69–70 70–71 71–72 72–73
World Championships 14th 4th 5th 5th 5th
European Championships 10th 3rd 4th 5th 5th
Prize of Moscow News 2nd
Soviet Championships 2nd 2nd 2nd 1st 2nd

With Karavaeva

Event 1974–75 1975–76 1976–77 1977–78
Prize of Moscow News 4th 3rd
Soviet Championships 4th 4th


  1. ^ "Official Results: European Championships" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-12-05. Retrieved 2009-10-31.
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