RALINA RAKIPOVA

ELITE JUNIOR & SENIOR COACH

Ralina has trained in Russia as a rhythmic gymnast for 17 years. Ralina was a member of the National Team of the Russian Federation from 2009 to 2017. She is the winner of the 27th Summer Universiade in Taipei in group, the 6 time Russian champion in group, the winner of the Russian Cups, as well as, the European champion in group exercises. 

Ralina continued her career as a rhythmic gymnastics coach. She has conducted numerous master-classes internationally and in Russia. In 2019, Ralina was appointed as a head coach of the South Korea national team and she has also been employed to coach the USA team.  

Ralina focuses on using modern teaching techniques to conducting classes. She ensures a supportive and encouraging classroom environment. Not only is Ralina passionate about developing new skills for gymnasts, but she also takes time to encourage, motivate and support all her young sportswomen. Her unconditionally love for rhythmic gymnastics, translates into her passionate coaching where she seeks every opportunity to share her knowledge and experience with the athletes.