2001 Sportswoman of the Year

Veronika GUSKOVA

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Flag: Russian Federation Russian Federation (RUS)

Swimming

Veronika swam at the 2001 Summer Deaflympics in Rome, Italy and brought home a total of 7 medals: 5 gold, 1 silver, and 1 bronze. The gold medals were for 400m individual medley, 100m butterfly, 4x100m freestyle relay, 4x200m medley relay. The silver was for 200m individual medley and the bronze was for 400m freestyle.

Other top finishers in this ranking order:

AthleteCountrySport
TRNKOVA MargaretaFlag: Czech Republic Czech Republic (CZE)Athletics
OZDEMIR SedaFlag: United States United States (USA)Swimming
CARVAJAL DÁVILA Kenia RosaFlag: Cuba Cuba (CUB)Athletics
ODDONE BarbaraFlag: Italy Italy (ITA)Tennis
KOHAMA KyokoFlag: Japan Japan (JPN)Table Tennis
LAMBERT JoanneFlag: Australia Australia (AUS)Athletics
SVENSSON KatrinFlag: Sweden Sweden (SWE)Athletics
VARGA TundeFlag: Romania Romania (ROU)Athletics
KLEIN SabineFlag: Austria Austria (AUT)Judo

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