The aerials bronze-medallist at the 2011 world championships, Ukrainian Olga Volkova has carried the momentum from that competition over to the 2011/2012 World Cup season, placing in the top five in every World Cup event she entered during the 2011-12 campaign. Volkova is the veteran of two Olympic Games appearances, placing 13th in 2006 at Turin and 14th in 2010 at Vancouver.