Meet Kristina, The Artistic Swimmer Who Dances Underwater

Kristina Makushenko is a talented artistic swimmer, four-time World and Europe champion in synchronized swimming and content creator who has reached a devoting following on social media.

This demanding and visually stunning sport combines elements of dance, gymnastics, and swimming. It requires strength, endurance, and precision as athletes perform intricate routines in the water while holding their breath.

Her journey with synchronized swimming started years ago, and since then she has dedicated her life to the sport. She has competed in numerous national and international competitions, earning numerous medals.

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But her love for synchronized swimming extends beyond the competition pool. She has a passion for sharing the beauty and artistry of the sport with the world, and she does so through her social media channels.

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On her Instagram and TikTok accounts, she posts videos of her performances, and behind-the-scenes glimpses into the life of a synchronized swimmer. She also shares tutorials and tips for aspiring synchronized swimmers and fans of the sport.

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Makushenko’s synchronized swimming videos have gained a devoted following, with many viewers praising her for her talent and dedication. Through her social media presence, she is helping to spread the word about synchronized swimming and inspire others to get involved in the sport.

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