Yulia was born in 1973 in Moscow and has skated since she was five years old. She has participated in many competitions held in Moscow and at the age of ten, began performing in “Children’s Ice Shows’. Yulia joined the ‘State Russian Circus’ as an acrobat from 1994 to 1999 and later moved on to the ‘Moscow Ice Ballet’ where she was the leading performer. Following this, she accepted the position of rehearsal director and progressed to work as a coach and choreographer for ‘Children’s Ice Theatre’. Yulia joined the Russian Ice Stars in 2009.