Tatiana Navka was born April 13 1975 in Ukrain. She became interested in skating at age five after seeing it on TV. She competed for Belarus on two Olympic Games with two different partners. She partnered with Roman Kostomarov and they began representing Russia. After several national victories they also won Gold at the 2006 Winter Olympic Games. Tatiana Navka married her trainer Aleksandr Zhulin in 2000 and they have a daughter together. For a long time they lived and trained in New Jersey, USA.
Did You Know?
Tatiana won Gold medal at Winter Olympic Games in Turin, Italy in 2006with her partner Roman Kostomarov.
Other interesting facts:
Tatiana Navka and her husband separanted in 2010 following the rumors of Tatiana’s affair with her “Stars on Ice” partner Marat Basharov. The rumors were denied for a long time and later they were confirmed to be true. Tatiana and Marat planned a wedding but it never happened as the couple broke up.