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1. my favorite athlete

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My favorite athlete Anastasia Zueva ( Fesikova ).
Zueva Anastasia Valeryevna was born 8 may 1990 in Voskresensk,
Moscow oblast. She is a professional Russian swimmer, participant of
Olympic games in 2008.


Anastasia Zueva started swimming with its mother. At the age of 5 years Nastya
started to train in the pool. At first the workouts were investigated quite difficult and
the girl had to make great efforts in order to achieve good results. But over time, the
young athlete began to show their talents and became one of the most promising
dolls of Russia. At the age of 16 she was already a part of this great sport. The main
direction of Anastasia is swimming on the back, it is in this category it has achieved
maximum results.


In 2006 Anastasia Zueva showed an excellent result at the European Championship,
the girl took the 1st place.
In 2007 at the national Championships she took 1st place at the distance of 100
meters, 50 meters and in the 4x100 metres relay. On the Cup of Russia on short
water sportsmen won 1st place at distances of 50 and 200 meters, and won in the
relay 4x50 meters. Also in this year she became 5th in the world Cup. Also this year
she participated in the fourth World military games, where he became 2nd in the
200m freestyle, 3rd 50-freestyle and 3rd in the 100m.


At the winter and summer Championships 2008 athlete became the winner of the
main prize positions at distances of 50, 100 and 200 meters.Anastasia Zueva took
part in the Olympic games in Beijing. The athlete took 5th place on 10-meters, 4th
in the 200m freestyle and 5th in the combined relay race 4x100 meters.She also
took part in the European championship, where he became the 1st at a distance of
50 and 100 meters and 2nd in the 200m and in the 4x100m relay.


At the Olympic games 2012 in London won a silver medal in the 200m backstroke
with a time of 2:05,92. The gold was won by American Missy Franklin's world
record of 2:04,06. At a distance of 100 meters backstroke Zueva took 4-th place.


At the summer Universiade 2013 in Kazan in the 100m backstroke won a gold
medal, setting a new Universiade record. Two days later won the gold medal at the
distance of 50 m on the back. The next day in the Russian team Yulia Efimova,
Veronika Popova and Victoria Andreeva won the gold medal in the combined relay
race 4×100 m


16 Aug 2013 Anastasia Zueva was married to a bronze medalist of the Olympic
games 2012 in London Sergey Fesikov and took his name. 7 Jun 2014 the couple
had a son, Maxim.


the story of Anastasia (Russian language )


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