Sergei Grinkov and Ekaterina Gordeeva of Russia performing in the pairs skating event during the World Figure Skating Championships in Cincinnati, Ohio, circa March (Photo by Eileen Langsley/Popperfoto/Getty Images)
A year later the couple had a daughter, Daria. At this time, they played a lot at foreign tournaments, took part in a large number of commercial projects. In 1994, Gordeeva and Grinkov again win gold at the Olympic Games. Exactly one year after the victory, on November 20, 1995, Sergei Grinkov, during a training in Lake Placid, received an extensive heart attack and died right on the ice, during training.
Soviet figure skaters Yekaterina Gordeeva and Sergei Grinkov during the demonstration performances at the International Figure Skating Tournament for the prizes of the newspaper Moskovskie Novosti at the Sports Palace of the Central Stadium. Of VI Lenin.