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Maria TEMNIKOVA
Sport Swimming
NOC ROC   
GenderWomen
Born17 Nov 1995 in Yekaterinburg, RUS
Height1.68 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
St. Petersburg, RUS
Languages
English, Russian
Higher education
Sport Studies - Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health: St. Petersburg, RUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age nine in Yekaterinburg, Russian Federation.
Club / Team
Ekran Aquatics Sports School of Olympic Reserve [RUS] / Central Sports Army Club [RUS]:
Name of coach
Mikhail Gorelik [personal], RUS
General Interest
Nicknames
Masha (olympics.com, 06 Nov 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in 200m breaststroke at the 2019 European Short Course Championships in Glasgow, Scotland. (Athlete, 09 Dec 2021)
Awards and honours
She has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 22 Jun 2021)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
11 2021 Tokyo, JPN 200m Breaststroke 2:24.69
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Semifinal 2019 Gwangju, KOR 200m Breaststroke 2:24.55
World Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2021 Abu Dhabi, UAE 200m Breaststroke 2:21.88
7 2018 Hangzhou, CHN 200m Breaststroke 2:19.58
Semifinal 2018 Hangzhou, CHN 100m Breaststroke 1:05.52
Semifinal 2018 Hangzhou, CHN 50m Breaststroke 30.51
5 2018 Hangzhou, CHN 4 x 100m Medley Relay 3:53.73
6 2018 Hangzhou, CHN 4 x 50m Medley Relay 1:45.98
4 2012 Istanbul, TUR 200m Breaststroke 2:19.76
Heats 2012 Istanbul, TUR 100m Breaststroke 1:07.10
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Semifinal 2021 Budapest, HUN 200m Individual Medley 2:14.84
Heats 2021 Budapest, HUN 200m Breaststroke 2:24.95
Heats 2021 Budapest, HUN 100m Breaststroke 1:08.99
Heats 2021 Budapest, HUN 50m Breaststroke 32.18
European Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2021 Kazan, RUS 50m Breaststroke 31.15
2 2021 Kazan, RUS 200m Breaststroke 2:18.45
Heats 2021 Kazan, RUS 100m Breaststroke 1:05.94
1 2019 Glasgow, SCO 200m Breaststroke 2:18.35
Heats 2019 Glasgow, SCO 100m Breaststroke 1:05.42
World Cup
Rank Year Venue Event Result
55 2021   Overall Ranking  
4 2021 Kazan, RUS 100m Breaststroke 1:05.70
3 2021 Kazan, RUS 200m Breaststroke 2:21.12
8 2021 Kazan, RUS 50m Breaststroke 31.44
2 2019 Kazan, RUS 100m Breaststroke 1:07.67
1 2019 Kazan, RUS 200m Breaststroke 2:24.10
4 2019 Kazan, RUS 50m Breaststroke 31.55
37 2017   Overall  
8 2017 Moscow, RUS 50m Breaststroke 30.82
2 2017 Moscow, RUS 200m Breaststroke 2:20.14
6 2017 Tokyo, JPN 200m Breaststroke 2:20.78
7 2016 Moscow, RUS 200m Breaststroke 2:30.40
6 2013 Moscow, RUS 100m Breaststroke 1:07.50
5 2013 Moscow, RUS 200m Breaststroke 2:23.88
3 2012 Moscow, RUS 100m Breaststroke 1:07.55
6 2012 Moscow, RUS 50m Breaststroke 31.38
2 2012 Moscow, RUS 200m Breaststroke 2:22.94
3 2011 Singapore, SGP 200m Breaststroke 2:22.45