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Vladyslava ALEKSIIVA
Sport Artistic Swimming
NOC Ukraine   
GenderWomen
Born29 May 2001
Height1.76 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Kharkiv, UKR
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, Russian
Sport Specific Information
Why this sport?
She and her twin sister Maryna combined swimming with rhythmic gymnastics at first, until their mother's friend suggested that artistic swimming would be the most suitable sport for them.
Club / Team
Dynamo: Kharkiv, UKR
Name of coach
Svitlana Saidova [national], UKR; Olesya Zaitseva, UKR
General Interest
Nicknames
Vlada (Facebook profile, 09 Aug 2021)
Hobbies
Oil painting, interior design, learning the Korean language. (noc-ukr.org, 13 Jul 2021)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Life is like a big pool. When you dive into the water, you do not yet know how deep and interesting it is." (noc-ukr.org, 13 Jul 2021)
Awards and honours
In recognition of the bronze medal she won at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, she received the Order of Princess Olga [third class] in Ukraine. (president.gov.ua, 16 Aug 2021)

She has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Ukraine. (mms.gov.ua, 27 Sep 2021)
Milestones
At the 2019 World Championships in Gwangju, Republic of Korea, she was part of the Ukrainian team that won gold in the women's highlight routine, which was the first time the event had featured at the world championships, and was Ukraine's first ever gold medal in artistic swimming at a world championships. (SportsDeskOnline, 11 May 2021)
Famous relatives
Her twin sister Maryna Aleksiiva has also represented Ukraine in artistic swimming, and won team bronze alongside her at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (president.gov.ua, 16 Aug 2021; SportsDeskOnline, 30 Dec 2021)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
3 2021 Tokyo, JPN Team  
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2022 Budapest, HUN Team Highlight 95.033
2 2022 Budapest, HUN Team Free Routine  
1 2022 Budapest, HUN Free Routine Combination 95.033
Preliminary Round 2022 Budapest, HUN Team Technical Routine  
2 2022 Budapest, HUN Duet Free Routine 94.166
2 2022 Budapest, HUN Duet Technical Routine 91.861
1 2019 Gwangju, KOR Team Highlights 94.500 
3 2019 Gwangju, KOR Free Routine Combination 94.533
3 2019 Gwangju, KOR Team Technical Routine  
3 2019 Gwangju, KOR Team Free Routine  
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
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2022 Rome, ITA Free Routine Combination 95.200
1 2022 Rome, ITA Team Highlight 94.066
1 2022 Rome, ITA Team Technical Routine 92.510
1 2022 Rome, ITA Duet Free Routine 94.733
1 2022 Rome, ITA Duet Technical Routine 92.853
1 2021 Budapest, HUN Team Highlights 95.300
2 2021 Budapest, HUN Team Technical Routine 92.392
1 2021 Budapest, HUN Free Routine Combination 94.700
1 2021 Budapest, HUN Team Free Routine  
1 2018 Glasgow, SCO Free Routine Combination 94.466
2 2018 Glasgow, SCO Team Technical Routine 90.743