Originally Posted by kirill
His name is Ilya Nikitin. I found his named mentioned once on this wikipedia page
All I could find about him on the internet is his short profile on this page
(in russian, first on second row). Presently he seems to be teaching kids swim in city Barnaul, central/Siberian part of Russia.
is his picture.
Thanks kirill! Unfortunately I couldn't find any other videos of Ilya Nikitin on internet, I must say that his style is very intriguing. I tried to imitate it today for fun but I guess it's not my cup of tea :)