|What is the best moment in your career as a sculler?
||The very one moment at the Olympic final where I passed Ekatarina Karsten (shortly)|
|What did you do on the evening after your Olympic final?
||I spend THE exhausting night in Sydney.|
|What did you miss most during your last months of hard training before Sydney?
|Describe briefly how you enjoyed life in the months after your bronze.
||Pittily there was not much joy, because I had to leave the Olympic games before their finishing because I had to start again my last year of education as a fashion designer - creating ball/evening dresses|
|What is your biggest motivation to continue after your bronze medal.
||To become world champion in the single|
|What will you do with the £1000 if you win it.
||Buy McQueen and Gaultier|
|Can you describe who is your toughest opposition in the HTWSC?
||Of course the river Thames. It is a moody river, sometimes like men - fast and enjoying and then sleepy.|
|Is there anything you think about the other athletes?
||There are all great rowers - full of passion of our sport - and I think honest people.|
|What will you do differently in the race this year compared to last year?
||Never loosing the current.|
|Are you going to win this year? and why?
||Yes. It's like spacecowboys - "fly me to the moon"|
|Have you got any other dreams of what you would like to achieve in life?
||Dreams to help the world to be a place more worth living.|
|What is the best moment ever in a boat? And the worst?
Best: when I was 16 years old and I had my first national test and I won - it was one of my most remarkable moments in my rowing career.
||Worst: February. Snowy. Freezing -5 Degrees Celsius. A non-speaking coach in a motorboat. Somewhere ugly in Germany.|
|Have you ever fallen in? Most embarrassing moment?
||fallen in: when I was the first time in a single - about 10 feet away from the pontoon I became scared of a really really small wave - WOSH embarrassing: I am never embarresed of everything.|
|Have you got a lucky mascot?
||mein schlumpfi mit den ketten um den hals|
|Who do you admire most in rowing? and outside rowing?
||I cannot describe an admiring feeling to any person - I have in favour good actions of different persons|
|What do you like most about Britain?
||Fish and chips|
|What other things are you going to do in London?
|Who do you support in the Boatrace and why: Oxford or Cambridge and who is going to win?
||Who is the most show off and self-confident team? I will support them - this will be the team, which has fun to do this funny race and at the end the team which will win.|