The following biographical information was provided by the Beijing Organizing Committee for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad (BOCOG).
Occupation: Athlete, Army
Marital status: Married
Club name: KSV Aalen 05: Aalen, Germany
Coach: Walemar Galwas (FILA 10/07/08)
Education: Physical Education - Physical Education University: Kiev, Ukraine
Language spoken: Russian, German, Georgian
Debut: 1997 for Ukraine (FILA 23/06/04)
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