18-year-old Yana Klochkova wins first Gold Medal! | Fukuoka 2001 | FINA World Championships


The Ukrainian swimming star Yana Klochkova dominated the medley events with an unprecedented series of victories at the Olympic Games and FINA World Championships. She was only 18 years old when she claimed the first Gold Medal at the 2001 edition of the FINA world Championships in Fukuoka. Relive this epic flashback!

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