My Sergei: A Love Story

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Grand Central Publishing, Sep 26, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 304 pages
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The Olympic gold medalist offers a poignant, loving account of her life with her long-time partner and beloved husband, Sergei Grinkov, from their first introduction and successive world pairs skating championships, to their storybook romance and marriage, to the fatal heart attack that took Sergei's life.
 

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User Review  - CynDaVaz - LibraryThing

I've always loved the skating magic of G&G and therefore I was heartbroken upon hearing about the tragic and untimely death of Sergei Grinkov. The skating world suffered a huge loss, as did his family ... Read full review

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User Review  - lorireed - LibraryThing

Ekaterina Gordeeva and Sergei Grinkov were two of the most illustrious figure skaters of our time. A celebrated couple on and off the ice, they won two gold medals in the Olympics. In 1995 the sports ... Read full review

Contents

Acknowledgments
Prologue
Childhood
School Years
Sergei
The Miserable Pitiless Zhuk
Little Attentions
A Holiday Wish
Newlyweds
A Gift
Daria
Leaving
Moonlight Sonata
Training in the New Russia
Lillehammer
Simsbury and a New Home

Calgary
A Time of Change
In Love
Paris
Romeo Juliet and a Froggy Village
Some Proposals
The Wedding
The Last Summer
Goodbye
Losing Myself
The Tribute
Epilogue
Copyright

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