Russian shot putter and Olympic precious metal medalist, winning precious metal within the shot put on the 1992 Barcelona online games. She gained a bronze medal on the 1991 Globe Championships. She gained her second silver medal in 2004 however the medal was afterwards stripped after she examined positive for steroids. Her sister Olga also competed in monitor and field but hardly ever within the Olympics. She gained gold within the 1992 Olympics where JORDAN led the Wish Team to silver in basketball.