Irina Kolesnikova (curler)

Irina Vladimirovna Kolesnikova (Russian: Ири́на Влади́мировна Коле́сникова; born May 10, 1964 in Leningrad, RSFSR, USSR) is a Russian curler and curling coach.[1]

Irina Kolesnikova
 
Born (1964-05-10) May 10, 1964 (age 57)
Team
Curling clubSaint Petersburg
Career
Member Association Russia
European Championship
appearances
5 (1994, 1995, 1996, 1998, 1999)
Other appearancesWorld Senior Championships: 5 (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)

As a coach of Russian women's curling team she participated in 2018 Winter Olympics.

She is Master of Sport of Russia (1995) and Merited Coach of Russia (Russian: Заслуженный тренер России, curling, 2016[2]).

In 1982 she graduated from Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health.

TeamsEdit

Women'sEdit

Season Skip Third Second Lead Alternate Coach Events
1994–95 Tatiana Smirnova Irina Kolesnikova Marina Tcherepanova Ekaterina Lissitskaia Jury Shouliko ECC 1994 (16th)
1995–96 Tatiana Smirnova Irina Kolesnikova Ekaterina Lissitskaia Marina Tcherepanova Natalie Loukashenkova Joe Wälchli ECC 1995 (11th)
1996–97 Tatiana Smirnova Irina Kolesnikova Yana Nekrasova Marina Tcherepanova ECC 1996 (13th)
1998–99 Tatiana Smirnova Irina Kolesnikova Yana Nekrasova Marina Tcherepanova ECC 1998 (11th)
1999–00 Olga Jarkova (fourth) Nina Golovtchenko (skip) Yana Nekrasova Irina Kolesnikova Tatiana Smirnova Olga Andrianova ECC 1999 (8th)
2014–15 Tatiana Smirnova Irina Kolesnikova Natalia Ilenkova Liudmila Murova Ekaterina Priemskaja Vadim Raev WSCC 2015 (11th)
2015–16 Tatiana Smirnova (fourth) Irina Kolesnikova Natalia Ilenkova Liudmila Murova (skip) Ekaterina Priemskaja Vadim Raev WSCC 2016 (9th)
2016–17 Tatiana Smirnova Irina Kolesnikova Natalia Ilenkova Ekaterina Priemskaja Liudmila Murova WSCC 2017 (6th)
2017–18 Tatiana Smirnova Irina Kolesnikova Natalia Ilenkova Ekaterina Priemskaja Liudmila Murova Alexandr Badilin WSCC 2018 (10th)
2018–19 Tatiana Smirnova Irina Kolesnikova Natalia Ilenkova Ekaterina Priemskaja Liudmila Murova Yana Nekrasova WSCC 2019 (11th)

Record as a coach of national teamsEdit

Year Tournament, event National team Place
1997 1997 European Curling Championships   Russia (men)
15
2010 2010 World Senior Curling Championships   Russia (senior men)
9
2010 2010 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship   Russia (mixed doubles)
 
2011 2011 European Mixed Curling Championship   Russia (mixed)
13
2013 2013 World Junior Curling Championships   Russia (junior women)
 
2013 2013 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship   Russia (mixed doubles)
9
2014 2014 World Junior Curling Championships   Russia (junior women)
 
2014 2014 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship   Russia (mixed doubles)
6
2015 2015 World Junior Curling Championships   Russia (junior women)
7
2016 2016 World Junior B Curling Championships   Russia (junior women)
 
2016 2016 World Junior Curling Championships   Russia (junior women)
7
2018 2018 Winter Olympics   Olympic Athletes from Russia
(women)
9
2018 2018 World Women's Curling Championship   Russia (women)
 
2018 2018 European Curling Championships   Russia (women)
4
2019 2019 World Women's Curling Championship   Russia (women)
5
2019 2019 European Curling Championships   Russia (women)
4
2021 2021 World Women's Curling Championship   RCF (women)
 

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Irina Kolesnikova on the World Curling Federation database  
  2. ^ "Женская сборная России по керлингу выиграла чемпионат Европы - Школа высшего спортивного мастерства по зимним видам спорта" (in Russian). December 5, 2016. (и Приказ Минспорта № 185 нг от 02 декабря 2016, но на оф.сайте Минспорта не найден, есть лишь скан в ФБ-личке)

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