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Anna USTYUKHINA
Sport Water Polo
NOC Russia   
GenderWomen
Born18 Mar 1989 in Volgodonsk, URS
Height1.76 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Volgograd, RUS
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Russian
Higher education
Physical Education - Kuban State University of Physical Education, Sport and Tourism: Rostov-na-Donu, RUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began playing water polo at age 13 in Volgodonsk, Russian Federation.
Club / Team
Spartak Volgograd: Russia
Name of coach
Alexander Gaidukov [club]
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Goalkeeper
International Debut
Year
2010
Competing for
Russia
Tournament
World League
General Interest
Nicknames
Anya (volgodonskgorod.ru, 09 Sep 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 28 Jul 2019)
Awards and honours
She was named Best Goalkeeper of the 2017 Russian Cup. (championat.com, 07 May 2017)

In 2016 she received the Order for Merits to the Fatherland [second grade] and the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (kremlin.ru, 25 Aug 2016; minsport.gov.ru, 22 Aug 2016)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
3 2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Team  
World Championship
Rank Year Venue Event Result
4 2013 Barcelona, ESP Team  
European Championship
Rank Year Venue Event Result
2 2020 Budapest, HUN Team