Marina Zoueva

Marina Zoueva has been coaching with Igor Shpilband since 2002. Together they have coached many championship ice dancing teams including the recently crowned Olympic Ice Dance Gold Medalists, Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, and the Olympic Ice Dance Silver Medalists, Meryl Davis and Charlie White.

Her students have also included Ekaterina Gordeeva and SergeiGrinkov, the 1988 and 1994 Olympic Pairs Champions. Marina and her former ice dancing partner, Andrei Vitmann, placed 5th in the 1997 World Championsips in Tokyo.

She was a member of the Russian National skating team from 1975-1980 and was a coach/choreographer at the Red Army Club in Moscow, Russia from 1980-1991. Marina earned Masters Degrees from the State Institute of Physical Education and the State Institute of Art in St. Petersburg, Russia, and has earned the Highest Merit Awards for Coaching and Choreography in Russia. In 1994 she as an Honored Art Worker of Russia. – Email