Svetlana Romashina

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Svetlana Romashina
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Svetlana Romashina (center) at a meeting of Russian 2012 Summer Olympics medalists with the Russian President on 16 August 2012
Personal information
Full name Svetlana Alekseyevna Romashina
Nationality Russian
Born 21 September 1989 (1989-09-21) (age 26)
Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight 55 kg (121 lb)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Strokes Synchronized swimming
Club Moscow Youth
Coach Tatiana Danchenko (Duet)
Tatyana Pokrovskaya (Team)

Svetlana Alekseyevna Romashina (Russian: Светлана Алексеевна Ромашина; born 21 September 1989) is a Russian competitor in synchronized swimming, five-times Olympic champion and nineteen-times world champion.

Career[edit]

Svetlana won three consecutive gold medals in the team competition at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and the 2012 London Olympics and 2016 Rio de Janeiro. She also won the duet event at the London and Rio de Janeiro with Natalia Ishchenko.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Svetlana Romashina Olympic Results". sports-reference. Retrieved 23 May 2015. 

External links[edit]

Awards
Preceded by
Russia Natalia Ishchenko
Russia Natalia Ishchenko
China Huang Xuechen
FINA Synchronized Swimmer of the Year
2011 (Shared with Ishchenko)
2013
2015
Succeeded by
Russia Natalia Ishchenko
China Huang Xuechen
Incumbent