Saturday, 5 May 2018

Johanna Hagstrom

Swedish Cross-Country Skier

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Name: Johanna Hagstrom
Nationality: Sweden
Date of Birth: 27 March 1998
Place of Birth: Falkoping, Sweden
Sport: Cross Country Ski
Height: unknown

20 year old Johanna is an up and coming Cross Country Skier hailing from Southern Sweden. She was a Silver Medallist at the 2016 Winter Youth Olympics, which shows the measure of the potential she has to go on and win medals at the top Senior levels. 

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Best of Instagram: Fanny Stollar

Fanny first featured on HWiS in February 2017 when at 18 years old she was ranked 282 in the world. Now upto 210 she has been as high as 201. She has acheived more success up to yet in the Doubles, with a WTA title win. So far she has failed to qualify for any Grand Slams, but has reached later stages of qualifying tournaments. With career prize money topping $100k and still only 19 there is a lot of time for her career to blossom.

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Thursday, 3 May 2018

Ganna Krasnoshlyk

Ukrainian Diver

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Name: Ganna Krasnoshlyk
Nationality: Ukraine
Birthday: 06 March 1996
Place of Birth: Ukraine
Sport: Diving
Height: unknown

Ganna competed in the 2016 Olympics for Ukraine, in the 10m Platform diving. She did make the final and finished 16th overall. She has success at Junior level, with a Silver in the 2014 Youth Olympics.

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Tuesday, 1 May 2018

Maria Kameneva

Russian Swimmer

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Name: Maria Andreevna Kameneva
Nationality: Russia
Date of Birth: 27 May 1999
Place of Birth: Orenburg, Russia
Sport: Swimming
Height: 1m72cm (5'8)

18 Year old Russian swimmer Maria swims either Freestyle or Backstroke. She has won a number of medals previously, especially at the 2015 European Games in Baku. At the 2017 Universiade she won 3 further medals in Taipei. 

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Anna Spielmann

Austrian Mountain Biker

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Name: Anna Spielmann
Nationality: Austria
Date of Birth: April 10 1998
Place of Birth: Zams, Tirol, Austria
Sport: Mountain Bike
Height:unknown


Anna is a 20 year Mountain Biker from Austria, progressing from the junior and u23 tours to the Senior level. he has a number of high standing finishes in the Junior levels tours and is ranked around 100th in the World overall. She is currently ranked 11th in the U23 World Cup.

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Saturday, 28 April 2018

Silvana Chausheva

Bulgarian Volleyballer

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Name: Silvana Chausheva 
Nationality: Bulgaria
Date of Birth: 19 May 1995
Place of Birth: Smolyan, Bulgaria

Sport: Volleyball
Height: 1m88cm (6'2)

Club: Futura Volley Busto Arsizio
Position:  Opposite

From the South of Bulgaria, Silvana is a Volleyballer who this year has moved to Italy to play her sport for Busto. A Bulgaria international, she has represented her nation in many Championships including European Championships, and World U23 Championships. 

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