Elena Ilinykh is a Russian figure skater who competed in the 2014 Olympics in the ice dancing event. Ilinykh is partnered with Nikita Katsalapov. They won a gold medal in the team event and a bronze in the individual event.
Ilinykh and Katsalapov skated in the free skate for Russia in the team event placing third and contributing eight points to Russia's score, helping Russia win the gold medal.
Ilinykh and Katsalapov won the bronze medal in the ice dance event.