Lina Cheryazova

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Lina Cheryazova
Lina Cheryazova 1994 outfits.jpg
Outfits of Lina Cheryazova during the 1994 Olympic Games
Medal record
Women's freestyle skiing
Representing  Uzbekistan
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1994 Lillehammer Aerials
FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships
Gold medal – first place 1993 Altenmarkt Aerials

Lina Anatolyevna Cheryazova (Russian: Лина Анатольевна Черязова, born November 1, 1968 in Tashkent) is a retired Uzbek freestyle skier who competed in aerials.

Cheryazova won a bronze medal at the 1990 European Championship and a gold medal at the 1993 World Championships before winning the gold medal at the 1994 Winter Olympics with a score of 166.84. So far she is the only Winter Olympic medal winner from Uzbekistan. Her achievements earned her the title of Honored Athlete of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

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