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Polina KOMAR
Sport Artistic Swimming
NOC ROC   
GenderWomen
Born04 Nov 1999 in Moscow, RUS
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Moscow, RUS
Occupation
Armed Forces Athlete, Student
Languages
Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age four.
Why this sport?
Her father was a friend of Russian water polo player Dmitri Apanasenko, and Apanasenko advised her to join the artistic swimming group where his wife was a coach. "I fell in love with the pool from the first session and always went to train with pleasure."
Club / Team
MGFSO: Moscow, RUS
Name of coach
Tatiana Pokrovskaya [national], RUS; Elena Gryzunova [personal], RUS; Olga Vasilchenko [personal], RUS
Training Regime
"The morning session starts at 09:00 and ends at 15:00. Then there is a break, lunch, before a second session from 17:30 to 21:30 at the earliest. Sometimes we finish even later."
General Interest
Hobbies
Cooking. (Instagram profile, 04 Jan 2022)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the team event at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (matchtv.ru, 12 Aug 2021; Instagram profile, 10 Aug 2021)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs
Before a competition she does not cut her hair or change her nose clip. (zbulvar.ru, 16 Aug 2021)
Awards and honours
In recognition of her achievements at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, she received the Order of Friendship from the president of the Russian Federation. (kremlin.ru, 11 Aug 2021)

She has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (olympic.ru, 14 Jul 2021)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. (matchtv.ru, 12 Aug 2021)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2021 Tokyo, JPN Team  
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2019 Gwangju, KOR Free Routine Combination 98.000
1 2019 Gwangju, KOR Team Technical Routine  
1 2019 Gwangju, KOR Team Free Routine  
1 2017 Budapest, HUN Team Technical Routine 96.010
1 2017 Budapest, HUN Team Free Routine 97.300
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2021 Budapest, HUN Team Technical Routine 95.670
1 2018 Glasgow, SCO Team Free Routine 97.033
1 2018 Glasgow, SCO Team Technical Routine 94.600