Events / Coach Information

Trainer -1


Nataliya Tsymbanenko (HEAD COACH) - Spain

Objective - Coach of swimming, synchronized swimming.

Languages Known - English, Russian.


  • 1991-1994 National university of sport and physical culture, Kiev, Ukraine.
  • Coach of synchronized swimming , PE teacher at education institutions.

Professional Memberships.

  • 1989 –1995 member of synchro swimming Ukrainian national team.
  • 1990 –1991 member of junior national USSR team.
  • 1992 - 1995 leader of Ukraine national team.

Awards Received

  • 1991 bronze medal at junior world championship (team)
  • 1989-1991 silver, bronze medalist of USSR championship (team)
  • 1992 - 6 place at European championship (solo)
  • 1990-1995 golden medallist of Ukrainian championships (solo ,duet , team)
  • Medallist of International competitions( Germany, Italy , Cuba, Slovakia)

Work Experience

  • 1994-1997 PE teacher at Ukrainian national medical university at department of physical education. Kiev, Ukraine.
  • 2000 –2015 Manager, coach and choreographer of water show in “Sea world” park. Shenzhen, China and providing and coaching synchronized swimming show program in many other cites of China (Shanghai, Beijing, Hangzhou, Zhuhai, Dalian, Shenyang ,Wuhan).
  • 2011-2012 Swimming, synchronized swimming coach at BISS Puxi ,Shanghai ,China.
  • 2012-2013 Synchronized swimming coach at BISS Puxi,Shanghai.
  • 2014-2015 Swimming coach at Dawei Awsome swimming club, Shenzhen, China.
  • 2014-2015 Private swimming and synchronized swimming coach at Russian community in Shenzhen.
  • 2015 SYNCHROFFLIMITS - Synchronized Swimming Camp ,Rome.

Trainer -2


Marina Krikunova - Ukraine

DOB - 26.11.1980.

Master of Sports of Ukraine in synchronized swimming.

Educational background

  • 2000-2004 – Kharkiv State Academy of Physical Culture, in speciality "Olympic and professional sports", qualification - teacher of physical education, swimming coach.
  • 2004-2006 - Kharkiv State Academy of Physical Culture, in speciality "Physical education", qualification – master’s degree in management of physical culture.
  • 1st qualification grade of coach-instructor in synchronized swimming.

Supplementary education

  • Certificate of "Synchronized Swimming Academy – Ukraine” obtaining theoretical course and practical teaching skills in group fitness programs.
  • Certificate of "Misto" Academy obtaining theoretical course and practical skills in group and personal programs in "Swimming for infants ".

Work experience: (September 1995 – now) 21 years

  • 1.01.1996 – 30.09.2001 - sportsman-instructor of regular national team of Ukraine in synchronized swimming. Department of Physical Culture, Sports and Tourism of Regional Administration.
  • 1.09.2004 – 30.09.2014 – sports teacher in synchronized swimming branch in Kharkiv State Higher School of Physical Culture No. 1.
  • From 2007 to present - supervisor of the project "Show-ballet on water AQUAMARINE".
  • From 2011 - the judge of the international category G in synchronized swimming.
  • From 15.11.2013 to present – swimming coach, coach in synchronized swimming Ukraine Age group Team.

Professional skills

  • Training and skills improving of compulsory, free and technical programs;
  • Teaching of choreographic art to the sportsmen in synchronized swimming at different levels of preparation;
  • Extensive experience in the production of programs for sportsmen in synchronized swimming at different levels of preparation;
  • High professional skills in music assortment and compilation for free and technical programs (solo, duo, group, combi);
  • Computer skills in background music compilation for a variety of programs of synchronized swimming;
  • Production and organization of show programs;
  • English language proficiency (intermediate).

"Swimming - The only sport were you wear less then a cheerleader and look better"