“If Eteri Tutberidze didn’t employ the m…

“If Eteri Tutberidze didn’t employ the methods she did, there would be no question to Evgenia Medvedeva would having longevity in the sport. If Evgenia and even the other retired Sambo skaters were taught proper technique and not run down to the bone in the first place, their bodies and careers wouldn’t have paid the price. It’s not that older skaters can’t do what younger skaters do — it’s that as young skaters trained in that rink, their coaches failed to give them solid foundation to build on.“