Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya Biography – Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya Wiki
Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya (born Ekaterina Dmitriyevna Alexandrovskaya) was a Russian–Australian pair skater. She was the 2017 CS Tallinn Trophy champion, the 2017 CS Nebelhorn Trophy bronze medallist, the 2018 CS U.S. Classic bronze medallist, and a two-time Australian national champion (2016, 2018) with her skating partner, Harley Windsor.
At the junior level, she was the 2017 World Junior champion, the 2017 Junior Grand Prix Final champion, the 2016 JGP Estonia champion and the 2017 JGP Poland champion.
Alexandrovskaya and Windsor were the first Australian skaters to win an ISU Championship (2017 World Junior Championships), the first to win a JGP event (2016 Tallinn Cup) and to qualify for the ISU Junior Grand Prix of Figure Skating Final. They also competed at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang where they finished 18th.
Alexandrovskaya and Windsor teamed up in early 2016 and announced the end of their skating career as a pair in early 2020. Windsor is from a large family with four sisters and four brothers and has indigenous heritage. Alexandrovskaya received Australian citizenship in October 2017.
Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya Age
Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya was born on 1 January 2000, in Moscow, Russia. She died on 17 July 2020, in Moscow, Russia. She was 20 years old.
Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya Death – Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya Suicide
Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya died on 17 July 2020, at the age of 20, after falling from a window in Moscow, Russia.
International Skating Union (ISU) President Jan Dijkema said in a statement: “The ISU is shocked by the news of Ekaterina’s passing. She was a talented pair skater and the Figure Skating community will miss her. We offer our deepest sympathies to her family, friends and teammates and mourn this tragic loss.”
Ian Chesterman, Australia’s 2018 Olympic chef de mission, said in a statement: “It is enormously sad to lose Katia, who was a vibrant and talented person and an incredible athlete. She was quiet and humble in her manner but incredibly determined to be the best she could be. Katia was an important member of our Team in PyeongChang, who loved the opportunity to compete with Harley and embraced her time in the Australian Olympic team.
“We are all deeply saddened to hear the news today. Life since the Games has not been easy for her and this is another timely reminder of just how fragile life is. Katia’s death is another blow to our winter sports community who is still reeling from our loss of (Alex) Chumpy Pullin. But we are a close-knit community that will continue to offer support to each other at this incredibly sad time.”
Geoff Lipshut, Olympic Winter Institute of Australia CEO, said in a statement: “Katia and Harley were Australia’s first figure skating world champions. She came to Australia to fulfil her sporting dreams. With Harley, they were world junior champions and world junior grand prix champions in 2017 and then proud members of the 2018 Australian Olympic team in Korea, 2018. The news today is so sad, my thoughts are with Katia’s family in Russia, Harley and the skating community in Australia. I will remember Katia as a young person of great talent and remarkable potential.”
Her skating partner, Harley Windsor, said in an Instagram post: “Words can not describe how I feel right now, I am devastated and sick to my core about the sad and sudden passing of Katia. The amount we had achieved during our partnership is something I can never forget and will always hold close to my heart. This news is something you can never prepare for. Rest In Peace Katia.”
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Words can not describe how I feel right now, I am devastated and sick to my core about the sad and sudden passing of Katia. The amount we had achieved during our partnership is something I can never forget and will always hold close to my heart. This news is something you can never prepare for. Rest In Peace Katia.
Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya Cause of Death
Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya’s cause of death was suicide.
Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya Epilepsy – Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya Health Problems
Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya struggled with depression. In January 2020, she began treatment for epilepsy.
Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya Net Worth
Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya’s net worth is unclear.
Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya Height
Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya stood at a height of 5 feet 1⁄2 inches (1.54 m).