Swimmer who has served as the captain of the Russian synchronized swimming team and won a gold medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics. She has been a dominant force at the FINA World Aquatics Championships, winning gold 11 times from 2009 to 2015.
She got her start as a synchronized swimmer at the Secondary Children Youth School of Olympic Reserve at age 5. She later moved to Moscow, where she furthered her swimming training.
She received the title of Master of Sports of Russia from the Russian Federation.
Her sister is an artistic gymnast.
She bested swimmers like Spain's Ona Carbonell at the 2012 Summer Olympics.