Further Personal Information
||Berwick, VIC, AUS
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||She first tried shooting in 1978 in the Soviet Union. She began competing in the sport in 1980.
|Why this sport?
||Her father was also a sportsman and supported her.
|Club / Team
||Yarra Pistol Club: Australia
|Name of coach
||Vladimir Galiabovitch [national]
||Right eye, right hand
||Lola (rio2016.olympics.com.au, 25 Feb 2016)
||Reading, cooking, gardening. (shootingaustralia.org, 15 Apr 2016)
|Most influential person in career
||Her husband. (ausshooting.org, 17 Apr 2012)
|Hero / Idol
||Russian shooter Marina Logvinenko. (olympics.com.au, 07 Jun 2012)
|Sporting philosophy / motto
||"Genius is 1% inspiration and 99% perspiration."
(shootingaustralia.org, 15 Apr 2016)
||Her son Siarhei Yauhlevski has represented Australia in shooting at junior international level. (olympics.com.au, 30 Jun 2015)
||To win a gold medal at the Olympic Games. (shootingaustralia.org, 15 Apr 2016)
||MOVE TO AUSTRALIA
Born in the Russian Federation, she moved to Belarus as a young girl and competed for the country at the 1996 and 2000 Olympic Games. She became an Australian citizen in 2001 and turned out for her adopted nation at the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester, England. (rio2016.olympics.com.au, 25 Feb 2016; theaustralian.com.au, 01 Aug 2012; olympics.com.au, 12 Jul 2012; ABC, 28 Jul 2004)