MAKSIMOVA Anastasiia
Russian Federation
RUS
Title
Ms
Lastname
MAKSIMOVA
Firstname
Anastasiia
Gender
female
Height
172 cm / 5' 8''
Country
Russian Federation
Place of birth
Petrozavodsk
Year of birth
1991 (28 y.o.)
Discipline(s)
Rhythmic Gymnastics
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Hobbies
Reading books, listening to music, watching movies, learning English, walking. (Athlete, 24 Aug 2019)
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Education
Coaching - Nizhny Novgorod State University, Russia
Spoken languages
Russian
Club
MGFSO [RUS] / Dynamo [RUS]
Coach
Irina Viner-Usmanova [national], RUS; Tatiana Sergaeva, RUS, from 2005 (Athlete, 05 Mar 2016)
International senior debut
2009 for Russia, International Tournament in Tartu, Estonia (Athlete, 05 Mar 2016)
Start sporting career
She began rhythmic gymnastics at age five in Petrozavodsk, Russian Federation. (Athlete, 05 Mar 2016)
Reason for taking up the sport
"My mother read an announcement in a newspaper and brought me to a training session." (Athlete, 05 Mar 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 24 Aug 2019)
Most memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in the group all-around competition at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 24 Aug 2019)
Hero / Idol
Russian rhythmic gymnasts Alina Kabaeva, Evgenia Kanaeva and Yana Kudryavtseva. (Athlete, 05 Mar 2016)
Awards
She received the Order of Friendship in the Russian Federation after winning a gold medal in the group all-around competition at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (kremlin.ru, 25 Aug 2016)

She has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 27 Dec 2018; Athlete, 05 Mar 2016)
Additional information
General
HIATUS
After the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, she took an extensive break from competition before returning in 2018. "Honestly, I left just to relax. I had to finish education and to deal with home affairs, so that I could then train calmly. But I knew that I would come back. It's hard to fight with yourself, and the rest is not so difficult. It was just necessary to overcome myself, to return to the same thoughts, to the same actions, to the same training. It was necessary to reconfigure my mind." (Athlete, 24 Aug 2019; teamrussia.pro, 20 Jun 2019; rsport.ria.ru, 15 Apr 2019)

FURTHER EDUCATION
She is studying on a master's program at Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health in St Petersburg, Russian Federation. (Athlete, 24 Aug 2019)

Last update : 2019-09-09

Olympic Games

2016 - Games of the XXXI Olympiad RIO DE JANEIRO (BRA)

Group All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
36.233 
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
35.516 
World Championships

2015 - 34th FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships STUTTGART (GER)

Group All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
36.266 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Group 5x
Rank Final
2
Score Final
17.850
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
18.016
Group 3x+2x
Rank Final
1
Score Final
18.125
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
18.250

2014 - 33rd FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships IZMIR (TUR)

Group All-Around
Rank Final
4
Score Final
33.949 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Group 5x
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
11
Score Qualif.
16.133
Group 3x+2x
Rank Final
1
Score Final
17.950
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
17.816

2013 - 32nd FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships KIEV (UKR)

Group All-Around
Rank Final
3
Score Final
34.225 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Group 5x
Rank Final
5
Score Final
16.200
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
16.775
Group 3x+2x
Rank Final
1
Score Final
18.183
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
17.450

2009 - 29th FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships MIE (JPN)

Group All-Around
Rank Final
3
Score Final
51.350 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Group 5x
Rank Final
1
Score Final
27.700
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
24.900
Group 3x+2x
Rank Final
3
Score Final
26.300
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
26.450
World / Challenge Cup

2016 - World Cup 2016 Cat. B ESPOO (FIN)

Group All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
35.600 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Group 5x
Rank Final
6
Score Final
16.350
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
17.400
Group 3x+2x
Rank Final
4
Score Final
17.200
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
18.200
Continental Championships

2016 - 32nd European Championships 2016 HOLON (ISR)

Group All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
37.408 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Group 5x
Rank Final
5
Score Final
17.933
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
18.583
Group 3x+2x
Rank Final
8
Score Final
15.991
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
18.825

2014 - 30th European Championships 2014 BAKU (AZE)

Group All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
36.566 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Group 5x
Rank Final
2
Score Final
17.633
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
18.366
Group 3x+2x
Rank Final
1
Score Final
18.366
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
18.200
Multisport Events / Games

2015 - 1st European Games Baku 2015 BAKU (AZE)

Group All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
35.300 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Group 5x
Rank Final
1
Score Final
18.000
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
18.000
Group 3x+2x
Rank Final
6
Score Final
16.400
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
17.300

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