Leysan Utyashaeva was born on June 28 1985 in Bashkir Republic. When she was 4 her family moved to Volgograd where she was noticed by rhythmic gymnastics coach and became training. In 1997 she moved to Moscow began participating in competitions on a higher professional level. She has won numerous national and international competitions. In 2006 after prolonged injuries followed by rehabilitation Leysan left professional rhythmic gymnastics. She became the TV presenter and has written a book after that.
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Repeated winner of Russian and international competitions, World champion, six times European champion. She is the author of four original elements. She is the International Ambassador of the Olympic Movement Sochi 2014.
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Leysan is translated from Arab language as