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Mustafina with her gold medal from the 2012 Summer Olympics.

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Full name: Aliya Fargatovna Mustafina
Nickname(s): Alka
Country Represented:  Russia
Date of birth: 30 September 1994 (1994-09-30) (age 26)
Place of birth: Yegoryevsk, Russia
Hometown: Moscow, Russia
Height: 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 m)
Discipline: WAG
Level: Senior International Elite
Years on National Team: 2007–present
Club: CSKA Moscow
Gym: Lake Krugloe
Head coach(es): Raisa Ganina
Former coach(es): Dina Kamalova
Alexander Alexandrov
Choreographer: Olga Burova
Eponymous skills: Uneven Bars: 1½ twisting double back tuck dismount
Floor : triple y turn

Aliya Fargatovna Mustafina (Russian: Алия́ Фарга́товна Муста́фина; born 30 September 1994) is a Russian gymnast. She won four medals at the 2012 Summer Olympics and three medals at the 2016 Summer Olympics. Mustafina was the most successful athlete that was not a swimmer at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Mustafina has won 11 medals at the World Championships. She was the 2010 World Champion in the all-around and in the team competition. She was the 2013 World Champion on the balance beam.


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