Svetlana Kolesnichenko

Full Name Svetlana Kolesnichenko (Светлана Колесниченко)
Nation Russian Federation
Birthdate September 20, 1993
Olympics 2016
Status Active
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Career Highlights

2016 Olympic gold medalist…13-time world champion… Won three gold medals at the 2011, 2013, and 2015 World Championships and four in 2017 in Budapest, Hungary… Was part of the duet during the 2013 and 2014 seasons, then again in 2017 and 2018… Swam in solo for the first time as a senior at the 2017 World Championships… Eight-time European champion…Won two golds at the 2013 Summer University Games…

2018: Won four gold medals at the European Championships in Glasgow, Scotland, in technical and free solo, and technical and free duet. First at the French Open in free solo and technical duet.

2017: Four-time world champion in technical and free solo and duet in Budapest, Hungary… Made her debut as a senior soloist for the first time in her career… Named FINA’s Best Female Artistic Swimmer.

2016: Olympic gold medalist in the team event in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil… Two-time European champion (technical team, free combination) in London.

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