Rhythmic gymnast who is a two-time Olympic Group All-around champion from 2012 and 2016. Her team won gold in group all-around at the 2017 Grand Prix Moscow.
She attended the World Cup Final in Minsk, Belarus where she won Russian Group at the 2012 European Championships.
She is a World Group All-around bronze medalist from 2013. She has 30,000 followers on her blizia28 Instagram account.
Her father is former football player Ilya Bliznyuk.
She and Ganna Rizatdinova are both gymnasts from Ukraine.