Albina Shishova

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Albina Shishova was a Soviet gymnast who trained at Dymano Rostov. The club is legendary for producing three consecutive Hall of Fame gymnasts. Albina was training partners alongside Natalia Yurchenko and together they were both named to the 1983 Soviet World Championships team representing the Soviet Union. Shishova’s strongest year was the 1983 season. Shishova never won an individual medal at the Olympics or World Championships, but she did win a bronze medal in the All-Around at the 1983 European Championships.

World Championships & Olympic Competition:


Chunichi Cup: 3rd-AA, 4th-VT, 3rd-BB, 1st-FX
Tokyo Cup: 2nd-UB, 1st-FX
Dynamo Spartakiade: 1st Team, 1st AA, 1st B
Riga International: 1st AA
USSR Championships: 5th-AA, 2nd-BB, 2nd-FX
USSR Cup: 9th-AA

Riga International: 6th-AA, 1st-FX
USGF International Invitational: 8th-AA, 3rd-VT, 6th-BB,
USSR Championships: 2nd AA, 1st B, 2nd V, 3rd UB, 4th FX
USSR Cup: 2nd-AA, 1st-VT, 3rd-FX

American Cup: 4th-AA
European Championships: 3rd-AA, 5th-VT, 4th-UB, 6th-BB
Moscow News: 2nd-AA, 1st-VT, 1st-FX
Russian SSR Championships: 1st-AA, 1st-VT, 1st-UB
URS-USA Dual Meet: 1st-Team, 1st-AA
USSR Championships: 19th-AA, 7th-VT
USSR Cup: 4th-AA
World Championships: 1st-Team

USSR Championships: 6th-AA


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Results are taken from Score for Score, The Gymternet, GymnasticGreats, My Meet Scores, Gymn-Forum, the official websites of various national gymnastics federations, newspaper clippings, classic gymnastics magazines, and in some cases, were provided by the gymnasts themselves. An explanation for the meaning of these undefined symbols can be found here.

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