Name: Mariya Koroleva
Sport: Synchronized Swimming
Discipline(s): Synchronized Swimming
DOB: 4/10/1990
Birthplace: Yaroslavl, Russia
Hometown: Concord, Calif.
High School: Las Lomas High School
College: Standford University, Communications '13
Olympic Experience
  • 2016 Olympic Games: Duet - 9th
  • 2012 Olympic Games: Duet - 11th
World Championship Experience
  • 2015 FINA World Championships: Duet Free - 11th, Duet Tech - 12th, Team Tech - 10th, Team Free - 12th
  • 2011 FINA World Championships: Team Tech - 9th
Other Career Highlights
  • 2016 French Open: 3rd - Duet
  • 2016 German Open: 3rd - Duet
  • 2015 China Open: 2nd - Duet
  • 2015 French Open: 6th - Duet
  • 2015 U.S. National Championships: 1st - Team
  • 2014 U.S. National Championships: 2nd - Duet
  • 2011 Pan American Games: 2nd - Duet, 2nd - Team
  • 2011 FINA World Trophy: 5th - Team
  • 2011 Collegiate National Championships: 1st - Team, 1st - Duet
  • 2010 Collegiate National Championships: 3rd - Duet, 2nd - Trio
Personal: Favorite Food: Mexican...Favorite Athletes: Andrew Luck and Nastia Liukin...Inspiration: Mom...Favorite Movies: Zoolander and Stepbrothers...Favorite TV Shows: Grey's Anatomy, Orange Is The New Black, and Revenge...Mariya has dual citizenship (U.S. and Russia) and she loves chocolate and tuna melts ...She can speak three languages and is looking to learn a fourth...She is the daughter of Nikolay and Svetlana Koroleva, and has one brother, Ivan