High jumper who won a gold medal at the 2012 Olympics and a bronze medal at the 2008 Olympics.
She won the World Youth Championships when she was 16 years old.
She won high jump gold at the 2011 World Championships.
She was born in Yerevan back when it was part of the USSR.
Discus thrower Darya Pishchalnikova also represented Russia at the 2012 Olympics.