Mariya SHUBINA, USSR Physician. 1960 Rome Olympics Champion and 1958 World Champion in kayak tandem canoeing; 1959 USSR Champion; Honoured Master of Sport of USSR. Gold Medal of Rome Olympics, 1960; Order of Red Banner of Labor, 1960; All-Union Communist Youth League Central Committee’s Scroll of Honor, 1960.
1953 Tatar Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic Kayak Singles Champion. In kayak tandem won: 1954 Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic Championship. 1958 World Championship, Prague.
1959 USSR Championship at 2nd Spartakiada of the Peoples of the USSR.