The supposed girlfriend of Vladimir Putin, former gymnast Alina Kabaeva, has returned to Russia. Rumor has it that she was in hiding in Switzerland. Many gray areas surround the young woman’s life.
For many years, his life was a novel and even a spy novel. Between a mysterious disappearance, a secret life and heavy security. Alina Kabaeva has become the most mysterious woman in Russia. She is regularly presented as Vladimir Putin’s companion even if neither the Kremlin nor the young woman officially confirmed this romantic relationship.
Alina Kabaeva was born 38 years ago in Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan, one of the republics of the former Soviet Union. His father is a football player, his mother is a basketball player. When she was 12 years old, her mother took her to Moscow to meet with the coach of the Russian national team of rhythmic gymnastics Irina Viner. Little Alina has her experience and recruiting. Irina Viner is married to Alisher Usmanov, one of the richest people in Russia and a close friend of Vladimir Putin. As a child, little Alina imagined herself as an actress or model. She loves to dance.
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The most flexible woman in the world
Quickly, Alina Kabaeva establishes herself in her sport. The European title in 1998, the European title and the world title in 1999, the new European title and Olympic bronze medal at the Sydney Olympics in 2000. She was named “The World’s Most Flexible Woman”. In 2001, during the “Goodwill Games” in Australia, Alina Kabaeva tested positive for furosemide, a strong diuretic, which is a prohibited substance. Then the International Gymnastics Federation suspended her for a year.
Ironically, her world title goes to a gymnast … a Ukrainian. In the same year, the year of her eighteenth birthday, Anne Kabaeva received the Order of Friendship from the hands of President Putin.
After the penalty, the Russian champion again won new medals: European titles in 2002 and 2004, world titles in 2003 and 2007 and a gold medal at the Athens Olympics in 2004. Her handling of the ball, hoop or ribbon revolutionized his sport.
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In 2006, according to the Russian newspapers of the time, Alina Kabaeva broke up with her boyfriend, the police captain. It will be “linked to Vladimir Putin” since that year according to a US diplomatic cable revealed by WikiLeaks, as indicated. Paris Match.
The following year, she entered politics. She was elected as a deputy from the “United Russia” party led by Vladimir Putin and became deputy head of the Youth Committee. In 2008, she was appointed chairperson of the General Council, which is an observer of the National Media Group (NMG). In 2014, she assumed the position of Chairman of the Board of Directors, a position she continues to hold to this day.
Also in 2014, she was one of the Russian torchbearers at the Sochi Olympics in 2014. Surprisingly because gymnastics was never a winter sport…
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In 2014, Alina Kabaeva mysteriously disappeared from public places for four months. It is rumored – but there is no official confirmation – that she was going to give birth to her first child in 2015 at a clinic in Switzerland. Russian media reported the birth of children in 2009, 2012 or 2019 in Moscow. Rumors once again suggest that Vladimir Putin may be the father.
From 2015, Alina Kabaeva became indivisible. where do you live ? With how many children? What are you doing ? The puzzle is complete. His accounts on deleted networks have been deleted. Rumors still circulate that she lives in a villa in Cologne, on the heights of Geneva in Switzerland; but also in Valdai in Russia in one of Stalin’s old country houses; Or even on a 140-meter yacht, “Scheherazade,” which is moored at Marina di Carrara in Italy.
In 2021, Alina Kabaeva returned to the public sphere to comment on the Toko Olympics on television. Back in secret 2022, she was seen on April 21 at a gymnastics training. Russian coach publishes a photo on Instagram.
Alina Kabaeva appears there with a puffy face and wears a wedding ring on one finger to revive rumors of a marriage to the Russian president. Is she the new first lady of Russia’s strongman? Nothing official but everything says so.
A grand gymnastics party in his name is scheduled for his organization on Sunday, May 8, 2022 in Russia. In particular, young gymnasts should perform choreography in military uniforms to reenact the Soviet victory during World War II, he says Paris Match.