| 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)|
| Sofia Beketova|
| Sofia Ivanovna Beketova|
1 June 1948 (age 67) (1948-06) Murom, Russia
Sofia Beketova Wikipedia
Sofia Ivanovna Beketova (later Bazylnikova, Russian: Софья Ивановна Бекетова (Базыльникова), born 1 June 1948) is a retired Russian rower who won European titles in the eights event in 1971 and 1973.
In 1967 Beketova graduated from the Murom Institute of Radio Engineering and moved to Novgorod, to work at a factory Volna. There she started training in rowing. She retired around 1977 and soon gave birth to twins. Years later, she resumed competing and won three world titles in the masters category.