Anna is a strong and determined athlete! Originally from Vladivostok, Russia, Anna started as a gymnast. Her focus then shifted to swimming. She swam competitively in college in Russia. In 2008, she came to US and spent time traveling. When she settled in San Diego, she began swimming again and found a love for triathlons. Her inspiration comes from all paratriathletes. She is planning on completing her first Ironman this year! You go Anna!