Personal Information

Residence St. Petersburg, RUS

Occupation Athlete

Languages Russian

Higher education Coaching - Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health: St. Petersburg, RUS

World Cup--33
Gand (BELGIUM), 2013-02-22
Chicago (USA), 2013-05-03
Gand (BELGIUM), 2014-02-21
Grand Prix-1-1
Orléans (FRANCE), 2013-02-01

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport? She began fencing in May 2005 in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation.

Why this sport? As her father and grandfather were sabre fencers, she decided to follow them into the sport.

Club / Team Central Sports Army Club [RUS] / St. Petersburg Sports School of Olympic Reserve [RUS]:

Name of coach Christian Bauer [national], FRA; Eduard Galiakbarov [father], RUS, from 2005

Handedness Right

General Interest

Hobbies Spending time with friends and family, yoga. (Athlete, 07 Jun 2019)

Most influential person in career Her father. (Athlete, 07 Jun 2019)

Hero / Idol Italian fencer Valentina Vezzali. (ria.ru, 12 Jul 2011)

Awards and honours She has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (rusfencing.ru, 24 May 2019; minsport.gov.ru, 24 Dec 2018)

Famous relatives Her father and her grandfather were fencers and have worked as coaches. Her older sister has also worked as a fencing coach. (Athlete, 07 Jun 2019; ria.ru, 12 Jul 2011)

Ambitions To win a medal at the Olympic Games. (Athlete, 07 Jun 2019)


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