OLYMPIC SPORTS: Greece’s Miltiadis Tentoglou won a historic gold in the long jump at the European Athletics U23 Championships in Gavle, Sweden, while 19-year-old Emmanouil Karalis also starred by winning silver in the pole vault.
SWIMMING: Apostolos Papastamos won gold medals at the European Junior Swimming Championships in both the 200m individual medley and the 400m individual medley, with the 18-year-old also qualifying for the 2020 Olympics.
OLYMPIC SPORTS (GREECE): Four-time defending champion Eleftherios Petrounias will be unable to defend his title in the men’s rings at the European Gymnastics Championships, as he is recovering from injury.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: With preparation for the 2020 Olympics in full swing, Stoiximan.gr announced that they will sponsor many Greek athletes and teams to help them achieve their goals on the “Road to Tokyo.”
OLYMPIC SPORTS: The Greek team finished fifth in the medal table at last weekend’s European Indoor Athletics Championships in Glasgow, marking the best-ever result for Greece in 34 appearances at the event.
OLYMPIC SPORTS: Thanks to Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou’s bronze medal at the 2019 European Indoor Athletics Championships, Greece has now won at least one medal in the women’s pole vault at each of the last 11 major athletics competitions.