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Oleksandra KASHUBA
Sport Synchronised Swimming
NOC Ukraine   
GenderWomen
Born06 Jun 1996 in Donetsk, UKR
Height1.81 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Marital status
Married
Family
Husband Oleksandr
Residence
Kharkiv, UKR
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, Russian, Ukrainian
Higher education
Sport Studies - Kharkiv State Academy of Physical Education: Ukraine
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began training at age 10 in Donetsk, Ukraine.
Why this sport?
"I like the sport as it is beautiful and graceful but at the same time difficult."
Club / Team
Dynamo: Kharkiv, UKR
Name of coach
Svetlana Saidova [national], UKR; Iryna Grebennikova, UKR; Valeria Mezhenina, UKR; Olesya Zaitseva, UKR
International Debut
Year
2013
Competing for
Ukraine
Location
Mexico
General Interest
Hobbies
Needlework, dancing. (Athlete, 18 Aug 2017)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver and bronze medals at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest, Hungary. (Athlete, 18 Aug 2017)
Most influential person in career
Her parents. (Athlete, 21 Jul 2015)
Hero / Idol
Ukrainian artistic swimmers Daria Yushko, Kseniya Sydorenko and Olena Grechykhina. (Athlete, 21 Jul 2015)
Awards and honours
She and her teammates were named the 2017 Team of the Year at the Heroes of Sports Awards in Ukraine. (xsport.ua, 04 Apr 2018)

She holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Ukraine. (dsmsu.gov.ua, 28 Dec 2017; Athlete, 18 Aug 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 18 Aug 2017)

 Competition Highlights
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
2 2017 Budapest, HUN Free Routine Combination 94.000
4 2017 Budapest, HUN Team Technical Routine 92.359
3 2017 Budapest, HUN Team Free Routine 93.933
4 2015 Kazan, RUS Free Routine Combination 93.400
4 2015 Kazan, RUS Team Technical Routine 91.769
4 2015 Kazan, RUS Team Free Routine 93.700
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2018 Glasgow, SCO Free Routine Combination 94.466
2 2018 Glasgow, SCO Team Technical Routine 90.743
2 2018 Glasgow, SCO Team Free Routine 94.600
1 2016 London, ENG Team Free Routine 94.000