Residence Moscow, RUS
Occupation Athlete, Student
Languages English, Russian
Higher education Coaching - Russian State University of Physical Education, Sport, Youth and Tourism: Moscow, RUS
|Novi Sad (SERBIA), 2018-06-16|
When and where did you begin this sport? She took up the sport at age 10 in Moscow, Russian Federation.
Why this sport? She tried various sports and activities but did not find one that she truly enjoyed, until her mother enrolled her in a fencing school.
Club / Team MGFSO: Moscow, RUS
Name of coach Christian Bauer [national], FRA; Rustam Karimov [personal], RUS
Competing for Russia
Tournament World Cup
Location Orléans, FRA
Nicknames Sveta (VK profile, 08 Jun 2019)
Hobbies Reading, painting, playing chess. (Athlete, 07 Jul 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning gold in team sabre at the 2016 World Junior Championships in Bourges, France, and claiming bronze in individual sabre at the 2018 European Championships in Novi Sad, Serbia. (Athlete, 08 Jun 2019)
Most influential person in career Her coaches, and her parents. (Athlete, 07 Jul 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto "It is really good when you are scared [during a bout]. Adrenaline, the desire to overcome yourself help a lot. And when you think you are the best, you can lose. Time, experience and belief in yourself are the most important things." (rusfencing.ru, 15 Apr 2018)
Awards and honours She has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (rusfencing.ru, 02 Jun 2019; minsport.gov.ru, 24 Dec 2018)
Ambitions To win gold at the Olympic Games. (Athlete, 08 Jun 2019)
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