Russian volleyball player and two-time Olympic gold medalist, winning in 1968 in Mexico City and in 1972 in Munich.
She won her first Olympic medal when her team took silver at the 1964 games in Tokyo.
She was part of a 1970 Volleyball World Championship Team and European Volleyball Championship teams in 1963, 1967 and 1971.
She is the daughter of Berenice and Sergei Ryskal.
She won gold at the 1968 Olympics when American swimmer Debbie Meyer won 3 golds.