|Full name||Risztov Éva|
30 August 1985 |
Hódmezővásárhely, Csongrád, Hungary
|Height||1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)|
|Weight||64 kg (141 lb)|
|Club||Hódúszó SE (-2000)
Budapest Spartacus (2001-2004)
Kőbánya SC Budapest (2005)
Debreceni Sportcentrum-Sportiskola (2009-)
She won four silver medals at the 2002 European Aquatics Championships and three silver medals at the 2003 World Aquatics Championships. She won a further silver medal at the 2004 European Aquatics Championships and competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics where she came 4th in 400 m individual medley. At the European Short Course Swimming Championships she won six gold medals, one silver medal and one bronze medal between 2002 and 2004.
She retired in 2005, but announced her comeback in 2009 as an open water swimmer and she competed at the 2010 European Aquatics Championships in Women's 10 km where she came 7th.
At the 2012 Summer Olympics in London she competed in the 400 metre freestyle (16th), 800 metre freestyle (13th), 4 × 100 metre freestyle relay (15th) and the 10 kilometre marathon, in which she won the gold medal, having dominated the race from the outset.
- Olympic Games
- World Championships
- 2003 3 Silver medals (in 400 m freestyle, 200 m butterfly, 400 m individual medley)
- European LC Championships
- European SC Championships
- 58 times Hungarian champion.
She is fond of abandoned dogs and supports them with collecting textiles and taking care of them regularly.
- Hungarian swimmer of the Year (3): 2002, 2003, 2012
- Cross of Merit of the Republic of Hungary – Silver Cross (2004)
- Best Hungarian long-distance swimmer of the Year (1): 2010
- Order of Merit of Hungary – Officer's Cross (2012)
- Hajós Alfréd award (2012)
- Swimming World Magazine – Open Water Swimmer of the Year (1): 2012
- Hajdú-Bihar County Príma award (2012)
- Hungarian Sportswoman of the Year (1) - votes of sports journalists: 2012
- Open water swimmer of the year (FINA) (2012)
- Honorary Citizen of Debrecen (2013)
- Eva Risztov; sports-reference
- Hungarian Olympic Association on support of yoga 
- Éva Risztov's coach Tibor Kökény
- Swimming at the 2012 Summer Olympics – Women's marathon 10 kilometre
|Hungarian Sportswoman of The Year
|Open Water Swimmer of the Year
|FINA Open Water Swimmer of the Year