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Aleksey Ulanov

Full name: Aleksey Nikolayevich Ulanov
Original name: Алексей Николаевич Уланов
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (176 cm)
Weight: 157 lbs (71 kg)
Born: November 4, 1947 in Moscow, Moskva, Russia
Affiliations: CSKA Moskva, Moskva (RUS)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Figure Skating

Related Olympians: Husband of Lyudmila Smirnova.

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Aleksey Ulanov started to skate pairs with his sister Yelena and in 1968 they won a bronze at the Soviet Championships. In fall 1968 Ulanov teamed together with Irina Rodnina and they quickly rose to the top of world’s pairs skating. In 1969 they won a bronze at the Soviet Championships and won both the World and European Championships, which they would also win for the next three years. Ulanov and Rodnina won gold at the 1972 Olympic Games and garnered two Soviet titles in 1970 and 1971. After the 1972 Olympic Games Ulanov became romantically involved with Lyudmila Smirnova, another pairs skater who won a silver medal at the 1972 Olympics, behind Rodnina and Ulanov. Rodnina and Ulanov split up as skaters and Ulanov began to skate with Smirnova, and they would later marry. Ulanov and Smirnova won silvers at the 1973 World and European Championships and the 1974 World Championships and a bronze at the 1974 European Championships, always placing behind Rodnina and her new partner Aleksandr Zaytsev. They also won bronze at the 1973 Soviet Championships. After his competitive career Ulanov worked as a figure skating coach and also skated professionally in ice shows.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Mixed Pairs Soviet Union-1 URS 1 Gold

Mixed Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Final Standings 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Final Standings Judge #1 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Final Standings Judge #2 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Final Standings Judge #3 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Final Standings Judge #4 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Final Standings Judge #5 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Final Standings Judge #6 2
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Final Standings Judge #7 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Final Standings Judge #8 2
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Final Standings Judge #9 2
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Short Program 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Short Program Judge #1 2
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Short Program Judge #2 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Short Program Judge #3 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Short Program Judge #4 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Short Program Judge #5 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Short Program Judge #6 2
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Short Program Judge #7 2
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Short Program Judge #8 2
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Short Program Judge #9 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Free Skating 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Free Skating Judge #1 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Free Skating Judge #2 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Free Skating Judge #3 1T
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Free Skating Judge #4 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Free Skating Judge #5 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Free Skating Judge #6 2
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Free Skating Judge #7 1
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Free Skating Judge #8 2T
1972 Winter 24 Sapporo Figure Skating Soviet Union-1 URS Irina Rodnina Free Skating Judge #9 2