The change from the tutberida squad to Plushenko was highlighted by Mark Lukin

In his Instagram the Russian skater Mark Lukin reports on his move from Eteri Tutberidze’s squad to coach Evgeni Plushenko.

“I would want to convey my profound thanks to everyone Eteri Tutberidze’s coaching crew for all their years of effort, for all their teachings. Olga Ryabbenk and the whole Khrustalny Ice Rink staff, thanks in particular to the physicians. “I am thankful for your understanding and support for web page my friends and followers,” stated Lukin.

Lukin, 13, claimed the 4th position in the Open Championship in Moscow this season.