Julia Khakimova

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Julia Khakimova
Country represented USA
Former country(ies) Represented Russia
Born (1981-02-28) February 28, 1981 (age 33)
Weapon(s) Foil
Hand Right
Club MGFSO
Head coach(es) Pavlovich Vladislav
Assistant coach(es) Ibragimov Anvar
Former coach(es) Khashimov Viktor
FIE Ranking Current ranking

Julia Khakimova (born 28 February 1981) is a Russian foil fencer.[1]

Khakimova won the gold medal in the foil team event at the 2006 World Fencing Championships after beating Italy in the final.[2] She accomplished this with her team mates Aida Chanaeva, Svetlana Boiko and Ianna Rouzavina.[3]

At the 2005 Summer Universiade, Khakimova won a bronze medal in the individual women's foil event.[4]

In 2013 Julia along with her husband, former head coach of the Russian National Junior Team Vadim Ayupov, opened their own fencing club - the United Fencing Academy (UFA), in Woodland Hills, CA. [5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Julia KHAKIMOVA". Federation Internationale d'Escrime. Archived from the original on 9 February 2011. 
  2. ^ "Las rusas reinan en florete por equipo". La Prensa (in Spanish). 6 October 2006. Archived from the original on 9 February 2011. 
  3. ^ "Sports Briefs". Taipei Times. 7 October 2006. Archived from the original on 9 February 2011. 
  4. ^ "Hu Becomes Fastest Man in 100m". China Internet Information Center. 17 August 2005. Archived from the original on 9 February 2011. 
  5. ^ "United Fencing Academy". 

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