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NOC Ukraine   
Born 22 Jun 1992 in Chernivtsi, UKR
Height1.76 m
Weight 66 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Odessa, UKR
Occupation Athlete
Languages Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education Physical Education - South Ukrainian National Pedagogical University: Odessa, UKR
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began fencing at age eight in Odessa, Ukraine.
Why this sport? "I had no other choice. My father was doing fencing, my grandfather, and, as it turned out, my great grandfather too! As any little girl, I wanted to be a model or actress but my father insisted, and then I got used to it."
Club / Team Central Sports Club of the Armed Forces: Ukraine
Name of coach Oleksandr Vasyutin, UKR, from 2007; Garnik Davidyan, UKR, from 2011
Handedness Right
General Interest
Nicknames Lena (, 22 Sep 2016)
Hobbies Going to the gym, reading. (Athlete, 15 Mar 2016;, 22 Sep 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning silver in the team sabre at the 2015 World Championships in Moscow, Russian Federation. (Athlete, 15 Mar 2016)
Most influential person in career Her father and her grandfather. (Athlete, 30 Jun 2015)
Hero / Idol Ukrainian fencer Olga Kharlan, Russian fencer Sophia Velikaia, US boxer Muhammad Ali. (Athlete, 15 Mar 2016)
Awards and honours She holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Ukraine. (Athlete, 15 Mar 2016)

Major Results
Year Rank Event Venue
Olympic Games
2016 2 Team Sabre Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
World Championships
2014 3 Team Sabre Kazan, Russia