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Victoria Drazdova: The future of figure skating is now

The world has changed a lot over the past two years, with the COVID-19 pandemic affecting the ways we work and study - and even the ways athletes train.

I am Victoria Drazdova, a figure skating coach with 12 years of teaching experience and founder of Victory Skating Academy (VSA), an innovative online training platform that connects aspiring skaters worldwide with world-class coaches. We conduct our trainings via Zoom and have seen our students make tremendous progress in a virtual setting.

Two years ago, it would have been hard to imagine that athletes might be able to train successfully online. But my experience since founding VSA has proven that face-to-face training is not always necessary for skaters to improve their skills with the help of an experienced coach. Our team has helped hundreds of skaters make progress and become better athletes.

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