21 athletes in the category of girls came out onto the ice rink for the short program competitions at the Figure Skating Hall in Yenişehir, Erzurum.

Russian athlete Alina Zagitova who competed at the first session in the morning showed almost flawless performance and took the first place. Russian athlete who got a golden medal at Figure Skating Grand Prix Finals in the 2016-2017 season took 58.30 points from the jury.

Anastasia Gozhva, the first name on the ice rink, became one of the two athletes who passed the 50 points but took the second place with 50.01 points anyway.

Ekin Saygı who represent Turkey at EYOF 2017 took the 16th place by 30.61 points with her performance accompanied by the Nocture of Chopin.

Croatia’s President of Republic Grabar Kitarovic’s daughter Katarina Kitarovic took the 11th place by 36.58 points with her performance accompanied by Karl Jenkis’ Imagined Oceans.



The first star of the day in figure skating short program of the girls’ category at 2017 European Youth Olympic Winter Festival (EYOF) became Alina Zagitova.