Alexandra Gerasimenya

Rio 2016 Bronze

It was bought at an NFT auction for $19,700.

Aliaksandra Herasimenia's gold medal /​

The money will be transferred to the Belarusian Foundation for Sports Solidarity.

Aliaksandra Herasimenia (third on the left) among like-minded athletes /​

She is now based in Vilnius, heading the Belarusian Fund for Sports Solidarity.

Aliaksandra Herasimenia / Pressball

The world's swimming star Herasimenia to Lukashenka: "Hear us out!"

Aliaksandra Herasimenia / BELTA

Herasimenia's best achievements were two silver medals in the 50 and 100-meter freestyle events at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

Nadezhda Skardino /

The reply from the President's Administration says the project is ‘inexpedient' as there are enough radio stations in Belarus.

Belarusian swimmer Aliaksandra Herasmenia. Photo from her Facebook account.

The baby, 53 cm and 3.6 kg, has been named Sophia.

Photo: Instagram

Aliaksandra Herasimenia marries Team Belarus swimming teammate Yauhen Tsurkin after several years in relationship.

Aliaksandra Herasimenia. Photo:

Aliaksandra Herasimenia finished 7th in a 50m back semi-final to qualify at 2017 FINA World Championships in Budapest.