Anastasya DAVIDOVA

Davydova Anastasia Date of birth

February 2, 1983

Place of birth

Moscow

Education

  • Moscow Institute of Economics, Management and Law
  • Russian State University of Physical Culture, Sport, Youth and Tourism,  specialization Physical Culture and Sports

Place of employment and position held

  • Secretary-General of the Russian Olympic Committee (since May 29, 2014)
  • Member of the Russian Olympic Committee Promotion Board
  • Member of the ROC Executive Committee

Career

  • Russian national team member since 2000. After the 2012 Olympic Games in London she announced the completion of her sports career
  • Standard-bearer of the Russian team at the closing ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Games in London
  • Advocated the “Work”, “Youth of Moscow”

Sports titles

  • Honoured Master of Sports (2000, Synchronized swimming)
  • Five-time Olympic champion (2004, 2008 – duet, team, 2012 – team)
  • World champion (2001 — team, 2003 – duet, team, 2005 – duet, team, combination, 2007 — duet, combination, 2009 – duet (technical routine) team (free routine), 2011 – team (technical and free routine), combination
  • World Championship silver medalist (2001 – duet)
  • European champion (2000 – team, 2002, 2004 – duet, team, 2006 – duet combination)
  • World Cup winner (2002 – duet, team, 2006 – duet, team)

Honours

  • Best  synchronized swimmer of the decade (2000-2009)
  • Order of Friendship (November 4, 2005)
  • Order of Honour (August 2, 2009)
  • Order For Merit to the Fatherland IV class (August 13, 2012)