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EMBRICH Irina
Estonia
EST
IrinaEmbrich
Date of Birth12/07/1980 - Tallinn (EST)
Age34
Height170 cm/5'7"
Weight55kg/121lbs
GenderW

Profile

Nickname-
School, universityTechnical University of Tallinn
Started competing1996
Language(s) spokenRussian, Estonian
Club namePohjakotkas
CoachSamuil Kaminski
Hobbies

Poker

Major sporting achievements

2014 WCh team - 2nd
2013 ECh team - 1st
2012 ECh team - 3rd
2007 WCh individual - 3rd
2007 ECh individual - 3rd
2006 WCh individual - 2nd
2003 ECh team - 2nd
2002 WCh team - 2nd

Key: OG = Olympic Games | YOG = Youth Olympic Games |WCh = World Championships | WJCh = World Junior Championships | ECh = European Championship | EJCh = European Junior Championships |NCh = National Championships | NJCh = National Junior Championships

Most memorable performance

2006 WCh individual - 2nd

Additional information / What would you like people to know about you?

When she was three years old she started gymnastics, but being left-handed makes it difficult to throw in the group of right-handed athletes.

When she was 11, her gymnastics trainer introduced her to fencing coach Samuil Kaminski and her weakness in gymnastics turned out to be her strengths in fencing.

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