Voronezh athlete Yelena Chernykh will perform at the World Aquatics Championships in the South Korean city of Gwangju - the Russian National Team coaches announced the list of athletes on Saturday, June 1. She will defend the honor of the country in diving from a three-meter springboard at the championships in July.

Chernykh won a ticket to the World Championships with a successful performance at the Russian Championship. The Voronezh athlete first won the gold medal in individual diving from a three-meter springboard and then took the third place together with Yegor Lapin from Buzuluk in the mixed tournament.