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Oksana Baiul is a famous Ukrainian former figure skater. The real name of the skater is Oksana Serhiyivna Baiul-Farina. After some time, Baiul appeared on several TV shows. Since 1994, the skater is living in the United States.
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In childhood, the player starts taking an interest in ballet, but her grandmother pushes her to learn skating. She starts learning skating at age three. Oksana is supported by her grandfather. The training expenses like lessons, costumes and equipment are paid by her mother. The skater was studying with Ukrainian coach Stanislav Koritek at age five.
Family and Personal Life
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In January 1997, she crashed her car into a tree and arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol. Later the charges were dropped because she completed an alcohol education program. She again goes through an alcohol rehabilitation program after her drinking problem gets worse. The athlete said in the interview that she had not touched alcohol for more than six years.
|Husband's/Spouse's Name||Carlo J. Farina|
Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Oksana Serhiyivna Baiul-Farina|
|Age (as of today)||45 years|
|Date of Birth||November 16, 1977|
|Place of Birth||Dnipropetrovsk, Ukrainian, SSR, Soviet Union|
|Height||1.6 m, 5 feet 3 inches|
|Weight||50 kg, 110 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$25 million|
Height, Weight, and Age
Oksana Baiul's height is not very tall measuring 1.6 m. Oksana Baiul weighs 50 kg. Being born on November 16, 1977, translates to an age of 45 years as of todays date (June 11, 2023).
I skate now for fun and to keep myself in shape.Oksana Baiul
I wish I could say it’s easy, but honestly, to get ready for a big championship is not as easy as it seems.Oksana Baiul
I’d like to consider myself a versatile skater and I like to skate to different kinds of music.Oksana Baiul
One of my favorite vacation places is Miami, because of the people, the water and the beach – of course – and the architecture on Miami Beach is so wonderful.Oksana Baiul
Olympic Gold changed me and my life dramatically. I became a celebrity overnight and people see me as a famous skater, not a real person.Oksana Baiul