Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
S3, SB3, SM3
Further personal information
English, Russian, Spanish
Journalism - Peoples' Friendship University of Russia: Moscow, RUS
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age 11 in Moscow, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
Her parents enrolled her in the sport so that she could improve her health. Her instructor spotted her potential and sent her to a sports school.
Club / Team
Yunost Sambo-70: Moscow, RUS
Name of coach
Yekaterina Skorokhodova [personal], RUS, from 2019
Babeshur (Athlete, 21 Aug 2021)
Filming videos. (Athlete, 21 Aug 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold at the 2015 Russian Championships. (Athlete, 05 Jun 2020)
Most influential person in career
Her parents. (Athlete, 21 Aug 2021)
Hero / Idol
Russian Para swimmer Anastasia Diodorova. (Athlete, 05 Jun 2020)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Swimming is everything for me. I can't imagine my life without it because I train every day and I like overcoming [challenges]." (zhivusportom.rf, 25 Jan 2019)
Awards and honours
She has received the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (paralymp.ru, 10 Apr 2021)
To win a gold medal at the Paralympic Games. (Athlete, 21 Aug 2021)
She has a congenital malformation of her spine. (zhivusportom.rf, 25 Jan 2019)