European Silver for Mantis/Kagialis
Olympic sailing bronze medalists Panagiotis Mantis and Pavlos Kagialis won the silver medal at the European Championships in Bulgaria.
The Greek duo finished second in the 470 event with 72 points. The winners of this low-point scoring system event were the Swedes, Anton Dahlberg and Fredrik Bergstrom, who won gold with 39 points. The bronze medal went to Germany’s Malte Winkel and Matti Cipra.
Three other Greek teams competed, with Papoutsoglou/Orfanos placing 16th, Karadimas/Georgakopoulos placing 26th, and Kazantzis/Michailidis finishing in 30th place.
In the women’s event, Greece was represented by the young team of Maria Bozi and Rafailina Klonaridou, who finished in eighth place overall.