Type of Impairment
S12, SB12, SM12
Further personal information
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in 2008, at age eight, in Karaganda, Kazakhstan.
Why this sport?
"I love swimming."
Club / Team
Karaganda Regional Sports School for the Impaired: Kazakhstan
Name of coach
Natalia Manokhina [national], KAZ; Evgeniya Rakitina [personal], KAZ
Dancing. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Securing her place to compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021)
Most influential person in career
Her parents. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
US swimmer Michael Phelps, Kazakhstani boxer Gennady Golovkin. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021)
Awards and honours
She has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 17 Feb 2021)
To win a gold medal at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 19 Aug 2021)