1. Please recall and describe the emotions you felt when you became a world SAMBO champion in 2015.
"It was a long-awaited and very unexpected win for me. Early this year, I suffered a serious injury, and after that it was hard not to give up, and get a hold of myself, recover and become a world champion."
2. How did they congratulate you? What do you remember most?
"There were very warm-hearted congratulations and a lot of good things written about me... At home, my family was happy, and neighbors congratulated me when we met. My little son went out to the kindergarten with the medal and told everyone that his mom was a champion."
3. How has your life changed in the year since the last world championships? Does the status of the world SAMBO champion help you in sports and in everyday life?
"The 2015 World Championships ended, people congratulated us, we basked in the glory, and then got down to work again. Of course, this medal has had a positive effect on my career in the Internal Forces. I was given the rank of Major of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Belarus."