Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in 2016 in Kyzylorda, Kazakhstan.
Why this sport?
Her friends invited her to watch a training session, which inspired her to begin training.
Name of coach
Bakytbek Rysbayev [personal], KAZ, from 2016
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the 79kg weight category at a national competition in Atyrau, Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 23 Feb 2019)
Hero / Idol
Kazakhstani weightlifter Ilya Ilyin. (Athlete, 23 Feb 2019)
Awards and honours
She has received the title of Master of Sport in Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 23 Feb 2019)
To win gold at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 23 Feb 2019)