Galina Arsenkina

Galina Petrovna Arsenkina (Russian: Гали́на Петро́вна Арсе́нькина; born 6 June 1991) is a Russian curler from Moscow.[2] She played second for the Russia women's national curling team at the 2016 European Curling Championships.

Galina Arsenkina
 
Born (1991-06-06) June 6, 1991
Team
Curling clubCC Krasnodarsky Kray, Sochi
SkipAlina Kovaleva
ThirdMaria Komarova
SecondGalina Arsenkina
LeadEkaterina Kuzmina
AlternateAnastasia Danshina
Career
Member Association Russia
World Championship
appearances
2 (2018, 2019)
European Championship
appearances
3 (2016, 2018, 2019)
Olympic
appearances
1 (2018)

Career

She started her sports career as a figure skater, but when she was 12 years old, a leg injury forced her to give up the sport. At that point, she took up curling.[3]

After joining the CC Moscow-1 in 2007, Arsenkina won five championships of Russia with the team. In 2015, she switched to the CC Krasnodarsky Kray in Sochi.

Awards

Teammates

2016 European Curling Championships

References

  1. 2018 Ford World Women's Curling Championship Media Guide
  2. 2018 Ford World Women's Curling Championship Media Guide
  3. "Арсенькина Галина: биография керлингистки". Known.ru (in Russian). Retrieved February 23, 2017.
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