Natalia Ishchenko in 2010
|Full name||Nataliya Sergeyevna Ishchenko|
8 April 1986 |
Smolensk, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
|Height||1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|Weight||60 kg (132 lb)|
Natalia took a break from the sport in 2013 after giving birth to her son. She returned in 2015, winning both the women's duet and team events at the European Synchro Cup in Haarlemmermeer, qualifying for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. She has announced her plan to retire on 1 January 2017.
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- "Russians resist pressure, claim fourth duets gold". Bangkok Post. 8 August 2012. Retrieved 23 May 2015.
- Kozina, Anna (15 June 2012). "Interview with Natalia Ishchenko:Russia's synchronised swimming star aiming for London 2012 glory". The Telegraph. Retrieved 23 May 2015.
- "Russian synchronized swimmers secure participation in the Rio Olympics". Russia beyond the headlines. 14 May 2015. Retrieved 23 May 2015.
|FINA Synchronized Swimmer of the Year
(Shared with Romashina in 2011)
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