Biography of Aliya Mustafina

Aliya Fargatovna Mustafina, born on September 30th, 1994, is a Russian artistic gymnast who has competed in the European Artistic Gymnastics Championships twice and the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships once, earning her country numerous medals over the past four years. She is also the winner of three national Russian titles. She has sustained two injuries …

Aliya Mustafina: Medals can’t weigh me down!

What did I learn from the World Championships? That we can win, too! We can beat the Chinese and we can beat the Americans – there’s nothing that difficult in it. We have to work and everything will be fine. And as for whether or not I am the leader – I really never think …

2011 Moscow World Cup Interview

By Olga Yemolina for Moscow News The Women’s Artistic Gymnastics World All-Around Champion, Russian Aliya Mustafina, flew to Munich yesterday for examinations after her knee surgery. The day before, at the Moscow stage of the World Cup series, your correspondent from Moscow News sat down for a chat with the gymnast. — It is odd …

Aliya Mustafina: Don’t call me the next Khorkina

Aliya Mustafina: Don’t call me the next Khorkina (Credit goes to Senor Nico for Translation) Original Article Here The main heroine of the World Championships in Rotterdam, as part of the Russian team, won five medals (two gold and three silver). In an interview to “All Sport”, she shared her impressions of the most important …