At a glance

2 Feb 1983 Moscow, Russian Federation (1989-)
Asya
170 cm / 54 kg 5'7'' / 118 pounds
Female
Anastasiya Davydova is the most successful Olympic synchronized swimmer. She earned four of her five gold medals together with her namesake, Anastasiya Yermakova, winning the duet competition at the 2004 and 2008 Games, while also joining the victorious Russian team on both occasions. Davydova won her fifth Olympic gold in the team event at the 2012 London Olympics. She won 13 gold medals at the World Championships, winning the team in 2001 and 2003; the duet in 2003 and 2005; team free routine in 2009 and 2011; team technical routine in 2011; the duet technical routine in 2007 and 2009;...

Anastasiya Davydova is the most successful Olympic synchronized swimmer. She earned four of her five gold medals together with her namesake, Anastasiya Yermakova, winning the duet competition at the 2004 and 2008 Games, while also joining the victorious Russian team on both occasions. Davydova won her fifth Olympic gold in the team event at the 2012 London Olympics. She won 13 gold medals at the World Championships, winning the team in 2001 and 2003; the duet in 2003 and 2005; team free routine in 2009 and 2011; team technical routine in 2011; the duet technical routine in 2007 and 2009; and the duet free routine in 2007. She also added a silver medal in duet at the 2001 Worlds.

Davydova studied at the Moskva Institute of Economics, Politics, and Law, and later coached youth synchro swimming. She became director of the Olympic Synchronized Swimming Center, and a vice-president of the Russian Olympic Committee. She was made a Cavalier of three Russian State Orders, and was chairman of the Council of Assistance to the Russian Olympic Committee.

Anastasia in numbers

3
Olympics
Olympics
5
medals
Gold medal:5 Silver medal: Bronze medal:
  • London
    London 2012
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    London
    London 2012
    • 1 Gold medal
      Synchronized Swimming
      Team
  • Beijing
    Beijing 2008
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Beijing
    Beijing 2008
    • 1 Gold medal
      Synchronized Swimming
      Duet
    • 1 Gold medal
      Synchronized Swimming
      Team
  • Athens
    Athens 2004
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Athens
    Athens 2004
    • 1 Gold medal
      Synchronized Swimming
      Duet
    • 1 Gold medal
      Synchronized Swimming
      Team