Two-time Olympic champion in figure skating Evgeny Plushenko and producer Yana Rudkovskaya explained the choice of name for the youngest son Arseny on the air of the program “Evening Urgant”. The recording is available on YouTube.
“We call all the children only Russian names and thought for a very long time how. All favorite names have already been taken, “Rudkovskaya noted. Plushenko stressed that they were choosing between Dmitry and Arseny and, as a result, settled on the second.