Alexei's interviewee was Alina Kabaeva
- a fellow athlete and gold medallist of the Athens Olympic Games, now a member of Russian Parliament
The famous gymnast spoke openly and matter-of-factly about her
rise to Olympic glory and her
current busy schedule, about promoting sports for children as well as future and former champions.
gave straightforward answers to all of my questions.
I had a great time talking to someone I knew very well but in my new capacity.
was honest, she spoke from the heart, which made me very happy," admitted Alexei Nemov after the interview that lasted one and half hours and will now be published in BOLSHOI Sport magazine's