Anastasia Kuzmina is a Slovak Olympian, world-champion biathlete and motivational speaker. She was born in Tyumen, Russia, and she represented the Russian Federation until 2006. She graduated from the Law Institute in Tyumen, Russia. She represented Slovakia since December 2008, participating in three Winter Olympic Games (Vancouver in 2010, Sochi in 2014 and Pyeongchang in 2018), winning 3 gold and 3 silver medals. She is the recipient of the award Slovak Woman of the Year award in 2010; the Sportswoman of the Year in 2010, 2014 and 2018; and in 2014 she received the Crystal Wing award in the sports category. Currently, she is a member of the executive committee of the Slovak Olympic and Sports Committee and is involved in various projects within individual commissions. After the end of her top sports career, she became an expert advisor for a group of young biathletes within the Kuzmina Team project, which includes her husband Daniel as an experienced coach.