Track & Field

Stoiximan.gr pledges support for Greek athletes

Stoiximan.gr pledges support for Greek athletes

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.”

European Indoor Championships a huge success for Greece

European Indoor Championships a huge success for Greece

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.

Greece continues women’s pole vault streak

Greece continues women’s pole vault streak

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.

Greek Athletes Emerging Despite Economic Crisis

Greek Athletes Emerging Despite Economic Crisis

OLYMPIC SPORTS: AGONAsport looks at the recent resurgence of Greek sport, and how well some of our athletes have persevered through the economic crisis.

Tsiamis caps off great European Champions for Greece with bronze in Triple Jump

Tsiamis caps off great European Champions for Greece with bronze in Triple Jump

ATHLETICS (TRACK & FIELD): It was a great finale for the Greek team at the European Athletics Championships in Berlin as Dimitris Tsiamis won bronze in the men’s Triple Jump event. **VIDEO**

Another Greek Gold in Berlin… Papachristou wins Triple Jump Event

Another Greek Gold in Berlin… Papachristou wins Triple Jump Event

ATHLETICS (TRACK & FIELD): Voula Papachristou won Greece’s third goal medal at the European Athletics Championships in Berlin after finishing first in the women’s triple jump final on Friday. **VIDEO**

Greek TRIUMPH in pole vaulting: Stefanidi & Kyriakopoulou go 1-2 at European Championships

Greek TRIUMPH in pole vaulting: Stefanidi & Kyriakopoulou go 1-2 at European Championships

ATHLETICS (TRACK & FIELD): Greece’s Katerina Stefanidi and Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou won gold and silver in the women’s pole vault event at the European championships in Berlin to pull off the first ever Greek 1-2 on the European stage. **VIDEO**

AGONA Spotlight: Katerina Stefanidi, Her Journey to Stardom

AGONA Spotlight: Katerina Stefanidi, Her Journey to Stardom

AGONA SPOTLIGHT: As the Track & Field European championships are set to begin in Berlin, AGONAsport takes a look back at the obstacles that Ekaterini “Katerina” Stefanidi had to overcome before becoming one of the greatest pole vaulters ever.

Stefanidi Named European Athlete of the Year

Stefanidi Named European Athlete of the Year

OLYMPIC SPORTS: Greek pole vaulter Ekaterini Stefanidi was awarded the title of European Athlete of the Year in the women’s category. She was determined the winner after all voting results were calculated from the social media vote, the media vote, the Member Federation vote, and the European Athletics Expert Panel vote.

Stefanidi Nominated for Athlete of the Year

Stefanidi Nominated for Athlete of the Year

OLYMPIC SPORTS: Greek pole vaulter Ekaterini Stefanidi is among the favorites to win the title of “European Athlete of the Year” for 2017. Stefanidi, who won the World Championships, European Indoor Championships, and Diamond League in 2017, would be a worthy recipient of this award.

Stefanidi... On top of the world

Stefanidi... On top of the world

OLYMPIC SPORTS (IAAF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS): Katerina Stefanidis has done it again, this time at the IAAF World Championships in London. The Greek pole vaulter won yet another gold medal registering a jump of 4.91 meters, a new Panhellenic record. **VIDEO** 

Silver for Filippidis With a New Greek Record

Silver for Filippidis With a New Greek Record

OLYMPIC SPORTS (EUROPEAN INDOOR ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS): Kostas Filippidis set a new Panhellenic record at the European Indoor Athletics Championships in the Men’s Pole Vault to win the silver medal. Greek youngster Emmanouil Karalis finished 11th.