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KOLOBOVA Violetta

epee
Rank6
Pts133.00
Age27
HandR

Personal Information

Residence Moscow, RUS

Occupation Athlete

Languages English, Russian

Higher education Coaching - Smolensk State Academy of Physical Education, Sport and Tourism: Russia

GoldSilverBronzeTotal
World Cup2259
Leipzig (GERMANY), 2014-02-07Johannesbourg (SOUTH AFRICA), 2015-05-01Rio de Janeiro (BRAZIL), 2014-05-16
Buenos Aires (ARGENTINA), 2016-02-12Tallin (ESTONIA), 2016-10-21Barcelone (SPAIN), 2015-01-23
Legnano (ITALY), 2015-10-23
Dubai (UNITED ARAB EMIRATES), 2018-05-04
Dubai (UNITED ARAB EMIRATES), 2019-05-17
Zone Championships2-13
Montreux (SWITZERLAND), 2015-06-06Novi Sad (SERBIA), 2018-06-18
Tbilisi (GEORGIA), 2017-06-15
Grand Prix-123
Doha (QATAR), 2016-12-09Budapest (HUNGARY), 2010-01-15
Doha (QATAR), 2019-01-25

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport? She began fencing in 2001 in Dzerzhinsk, Russian Federation.

Why this sport? Her mother encouraged her to get involved in the sport.

Club / Team Dynamo [RUS] / Moscow Sports School of the College of Olympic Reserve No.3 [RUS]:

Name of coach Alexander Kislyunin [personal], RUS, from 2008; Alexander Glazunov [national], RUS

Handedness Right

General Interest

Memorable sporting achievement Winning bronze in the team epee at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 01 Jul 2017)

Most influential person in career Coach Alexander Kislyunin. (Athlete, 14 Mar 2016)

Awards and honours For winning bronze at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, she received the Order for Merits to the Fatherland [second grade] from the president of the Russian Federation. (kremlin.ru, 25 Aug 2016)

She holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (database.rusfencing.ru, 17 Jun 2017)

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