Further Personal Information
||St. Petersburg, RUS
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||She began fencing in May 2005 in St Petersburg, Russian Federation.
|Why this sport?
||As her father and grandfather were sabre fencers, she decided to follow them into the sport.
|Club / Team
||Central Army Sports Club [CSKA] [RUS] / St. Petersburg Specialised Youth Sports School of Olympic Reserve [RUS]:
|Name of coach
||Christian Bauer [national], FRA; Eduard Galiakbarov [father], RUS, from 2005
||Spending time with friends and family. (rusfencing.ru, 22 Nov 2013)
|Hero / Idol
||Italian fencer Valentina Vezzali. (ria.ru, 12 Jul 2011)
|Awards and honours
||She holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (rusfencing.ru, 21 Dec 2015)
||Her father and grandfather were fencers. Her older sister has worked as a fencing coach. (club-sodrujestvo.ru, 06 Jul 2013; ria.ru, 12 Jul 2011)
||To win a medal at the Olympic Games. (club-sodrujestvo.ru, 06 Jul 2013)