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Daria KOROBOVA
Sport Artistic Swimming
NOC Russia   
GenderWomen
Born07 Feb 1989 in Elektrostal, URS
Height1.78 m
Weight 59 kg
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Languages
English, Russian
Higher education
Management - MISIS National University of Science and Technology: Moscow, RUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began training at age seven in Elektrostal, Russian Federation.
Why this sport?
Her grandmother saw an advertisement for synchronised swimming training, and took her there to learn how to swim.
International Debut
Year
2008
Competing for
Russia
General Interest
Nicknames
Dasha (rsport.ru, 16 Aug 2014)
Hobbies
Reading books, spending time with family and friends, travelling. (rsport.ru, 16 Aug 2014; dariakorobova.com, 25 Aug 2014)
Hero / Idol
Russian gymnast Alexei Nemov. (youngstars.ru, 2013)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"There are eight of us in the group, but we should be as a single whole." (utro.ru, 16 Aug 2012)
Awards and honours
She holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (synchrorussia.ru, 28 Nov 2014)

For her performance at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, she was decorated with the Order of Friendship of the Russian Federation. (kremlin.ru, 13 Aug 2012)
Other information
RETIREMENT
She retired from the sport in 2015. (minsport.gov.ru, 21 Dec 2015)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2012 London, ENG Team 197.030
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2013 Barcelona, ESP Team Technical Routine 96.600
1 2013 Barcelona, ESP Free Routine Combination 97.060
1 2013 Barcelona, ESP Team Free Routine 97.400
1 2011 Shanghai, CHN Team Technical Routine 98.300
1 2011 Shanghai, CHN Free Routine Combination 98.470
1 2011 Shanghai, CHN Team Free Routine 98.620
1 2009 Rome, ITA Team Free Routine 99.167
1 2009 Rome, ITA Team Technical Routine 98.833
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2014 Berlin, GER Duet 188.039 
1 2010 Budapest, HUN Team 99.000
FINA World Trophy
Rank Year Venue Event Result
3 2008 Madrid, ESP Total 386.001