Elvira Khasyanova

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Elvira Khasyanova
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Elvira Khasyanova in 2012
Personal information
Full name Elvira Ramilevna Khasyanova
Nationality  Russia
Born (1981-03-28) 28 March 1981 (age 37)
Moscow, Russia
Height 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in)
Weight 57 kg (126 lb)
Sport Swimming
Strokes Synchronized swimming

Elvira Ramilevna Khasyanova (Russian: Эльвира Рамилевна Хасянова: born 28 March 1981, Moscow, USSR) is a former synchronised swimmer from Russia and is the director of the Northern Europe and Russia Region for the Special Olympics.

Elvira was a member of the Russian teams that won gold medals in the team competition in 2004, 2008 and 2012 Olympics.[1] She also won World Championships in 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007 and 2011 along with European Championships in 2002, 2004, 2006 and 2010.

Khasyanova has been a member of the national team since 1999. She announced her retirement on 1 November 2012 and began working for the Special Olympics organisation on 1 January 2013.


  1. ^ "Elvira Khasyanova Olympic Results". sports-reference. Retrieved 25 May 2015.