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Aleksandr Gennad'evich Zaitsev

athlete

Aleksandr Zaitsev, USSR Athlete.

Background

Zaitsev, Aleksandr was born on June 16, 1952 in Leningrad.

Education

Graduated from the Leningrad Institute of Physical Culture, 1974.

Career

Honoured Master of Sports (figure-skating), 1973. With the Central Sports Club of the Army. USSR champion, 1973-1977.

Partner of Irina Rodnina. World and European champion, 1973-1978. Olympic champion, 1976.