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Russian Olympic Gold Medal Duet – Ermakova and Davydova

Russian Olympic Gold Medal Duet - Ermakova and Davydova

Russian Olympic Gold Medal Duet – Ermakova and Davydova

Anastasia Davydova and Anastasia Ermakova are Russian competitors in synchronized swimming and four-time Olympic champions.
They won gold medals in the duet competition at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. Then they won gold at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.

Anastasia Davydova was born on February 2, 1983 in Moscow. She is 13-times World champion, seven-time European champion, five-time Olympic champion in synchronized swimming.
The International Federation of Water Sports recognized Davydova as the best swimmer of 2000-2009.
At the 2011 World Aquatics Championships in Shanghai, Anastasia also won three top awards. And according to the results of the championship, the Russian team won all the gold medals in all kinds of synchronized swimming.

The 2012 Olympic Games in London made Anastasia a record holder – she became the only five-time Olympic champion in synchronized swimming.

Awards and titles
Honored Master of Sports of Russia
Order For Services to the Fatherland IV degree (August 13, 2012)
On August 2, 2009 she was awarded Order of Merit
Order of Friendship (November 4, 2005)

Anastasia Ermakova was born on April 8, 1983 in Moscow. She is 4-time Olympic champion and a multiple world, Europe and Russian champion. Ermakova is married. She lives and works in Italy. Her son Emanuel was born on September 16, 2016.

Awards and titles
Honored Master of Sports of Russia
Order of Merit (August 2, 2009) – for her great contribution to the development of physical culture and sports, high achievements in sport at the XXIX Olympiad in Beijing in 2008.
Order of Friendship (November 4, 2005) – for her great contribution to the development of physical culture and sports, high achievements in sport at XXVIII Olympiad in Athens in 2004.

Russian Olympic Gold Medal Duet – Ermakova and Davydova