Greek athletes

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  2. Greek decathletes

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  3. Greek discus throwers

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    Greek hurdlers

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  5. Greek hammer throwers

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  6. Greek heptathletes

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  7. Greek high jumpers

    Greek high jumpers

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  8. Greek javelin throwers

    Greek javelin throwers

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  9. Greek long-distance runners

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  10. Greek long jumpers

    Greek long jumpers

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  11. Greek marathon runners

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  13. Olympic athletes of Greece

    Olympic athletes of Greece

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  14. Greek pole vaulters

    Greek pole vaulters

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  16. Greek shot putters

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  17. Greek sprinters

    Greek sprinters

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  18. Greek triple jumpers

    Greek triple jumpers

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  1. Panagiotis Sarris

    Panagiotis Sarris


    Panagiotis Sarris (born 14 September 1975) is a retired Greek sprinter who specialized in the 200 metres.

  2. Niki Xanthou

    Niki Xanthou


    Niki Xanthou (Greek: Νίκη Ξάνθου, born 11 October 1973 in Rhodes) is a Greek long jumper.

  3. Mirela Manjani

    Mirela Manjani


    Mirela Maniani or Manjani (Greek: Μιρέλα Μανιάνι, born December 21, 1976) is a retired Greek javelin thrower. Prior to 1997 she represented Albania.

  4. Fani Halkia

    Fani Halkia


    Fani Chalkia (Greek: Φανή Χαλκιά, born February 2, 1979 in Larissa) is a Greek hurdler.

  5. Ekaterini Thanou

    Ekaterini Thanou


    Ekaterini Thanou (Greek: Αικατερίνη Θάνου, born 1 February 1975), also known as Katerina Thanou, is a Greek former sprinter. She won numerous medals in the 100 metres, including an Olympic silver medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia, while she was the 2002 European champion in Munich, Germany. She had also been crowned world and European champion in the 60 metres at the indoor championships. In 2007, Marion Jones, who won in the 100 metres at the 2000 Olympics leaving Thanou in the second place, admitted that she had used steroids and her gold medal was withdrawn by the International Olympic Committee; nevertheless, Thanou's silver medal was not upgraded to gold, because of her involvement in a doping controversy on the eve of the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece.

  6. Paraskevi Papahristou

    Paraskevi Papahristou


    Paraskevi "Voula" Papachristou (Greek: Παρασκευή Παπαχρήστου; born 17 April 1989) is a Greek triple jumper and long jumper. She won two gold medals at the European Athletics U23 Championships and represented Greece at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics. She was removed from the Greek team for the 2012 London Olympics by the Greek Olympic Committee after racist comments she made on Twitter.

  7. Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou

    Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou


    Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou (Greek: Νικολέτα Κυριακοπούλου, born 21 March 1986) is a Greek pole vaulter. She won the bronze medal at the World Championships in Beijing in 2015. She also won the 2009 Mediterranean Games with a Games record of 4.50 meters. Her first success in a major event was in 2012, when she won the bronze medal at the European Championships in Helsinki.

  8. Niki Bakoyianni

    Niki Bakoyianni


    Niki Bakoyianni (Greek: Νίκη Μπακογιάννη, born June 9, 1968) is a retired Greek high jumper. She was born in Lamia.

  9. Kostas Kenteris

    Kostas Kenteris


    Konstandinos Kenderis, also spelled as Konstadinos Kederis (Greek: Κωνσταντίνος Κεντέρης born July 11, 1973) is a former Greek athlete. He won gold medals in the 200 metres at the 2000 Summer Olympics, the 2001 World Championships in Athletics and the 2002 European Championships in Athletics — he withdrew from the 2004 Summer Olympics held in his home country after a doping violation (failed to attend drug-test).

  10. Voula Patoulidou

    Voula Patoulidou


    Paraskevi ("Voula") Patoulidou (Greek: Παρασκευή "Βούλα" Πατουλίδου, born 29 March 1965) was born in Tripotamo (now part of Florina). A prolific athlete, Patoulidou throughout her athletics career competed in the 100 metres, 100 metres hurdles and in the long jump events. Patoulidou became a Greek sporting legend in 1992, when she was the surprise winner of the Women's 100 m hurdles race at the Olympic Games in Barcelona. She was the candidate for the Prefecture of Thessaloniki in the local elections of Autumn 2006 supported by the opposition party of PASOK, but lost the election to Panagiotis Psomiadis.

  11. Dimitrion Yordanidis

    Dimitrion Yordanidis


    Dimitrion Yordanidis (born ca. 1878 - died 19??) was a Greek runner, who, according to Guinness World Records, completed the 26-mile marathon course from Marathon, Greece to Athens on October 10, 1976 in 7 hours 33 minutes, aged 98. Guinness World Records considers him to be the oldest man to complete a marathon, and he is frequently referred to as such in media reports.

  12. Konstantinos Filippidis

    Konstantinos Filippidis


    Konstadinos Filippidis (Greek: Κωνσταντίνος Φιλιππίδης; born 26 November 1986 in Athens) is a Greek pole vaulter.

  13. Paraskevi Tsiamita

    Paraskevi Tsiamita


    Paraskevi Tsiamita (Greek: Παρασκευή Τσιαμίτα, born March 10, 1972) is a former track and field athlete from Greece who competed in long jump and triple jump. In 1998 she improved her personal best in triple jump by approximately one metre, and became world champion in 1999 with a personal best jump of 15.07 metres. This was the national record until 2004, when Hrysopiyi Devetzi jumped 15.32 m at the Olympic Games.

  14. Athanasia Perra

    Athanasia Perra


    Athanasia Perra (Greek: Αθανασία Πέρρα; born 2 February 1983 in Pyrgos) is a Greek triple jumper.

  15. Sofia Sakorafa

    Sofia Sakorafa


    Sofia Sakorafa (Greek: Σοφία Σακοράφα, born 29 April 1957) is a politician and a former javelin thrower from Greece. She was born in Trikala.

  16. Antonia Stergiou

    Antonia Stergiou


    Antonia Stergiou (Greek: Αντωνία Στεργίου, born 7 July 1985 in Sarande, Albania) is a Greek female high jumper. She is competing with the athletics club A.O. Kouros Patron, situated in Patras.

  17. Athanasia Tsoumeleka

    Athanasia Tsoumeleka


    Athanasia Tsoumeleka (Greek: Αθανασία Τσουμελέκα, born January 2, 1982) is a Greek race walker, who won a gold medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens.

  18. Kalliopi Ouzouni

    Kalliopi Ouzouni


    Kalliopi Ouzouni (Greek: Καλλιόπη Ουζούνη, born February 8, 1973 in Thessaloniki) is a retired female shot putter from Greece. Her personal best throw is 18.90 metres, achieved in May 2004 in Kalamata. This places her second on the Greek all-time list, behind Irini Terzoglou. She holds the indoor national record with 19.03 m, achieved in January 2000 in Piraeus.

  19. Haralabos Papadias

    Haralabos Papadias


    Haralabos Papadias (Χαράλαμπος Παπαδιάς; born 24 January 1975) is a retired Greek sprinter who specialized in the 100 metres.

  20. Alexandros Terzian

    Alexandros Terzian


    Alexandros Terzian (born Alejandro Terzián on 24 June 1968 in Buenos Aires) is a retired Argentine-Greek sprinter.

  21. Alexandra Dimoglou

    Alexandra Dimoglou


    Alexandra Dimoglou (born 15 December 1981) is a Greek Paralympic track and field athlete competing mainly in category T13 sprint events.

  22. Olga Vasdeki

    Olga Vasdeki


    Olga Vasdeki (Greek: Όλγα Βασδέκη, born September 26, 1973 in Volos) is a Greek triple jumper.

  23. Dimítrios Hondrokoúkis

    Dimítrios Hondrokoúkis


    Dimítrios Chondrokoúkis (Greek: Δημήτρης Χονδροκούκης; born January 26, 1988 in Marousi) is a Greek-Cypriot high jumper who competes internationally for Cyprus,since 2013. He won the gold medal at the 2012 Word Indoor Championships in Istanbul with a personal best of 2.33 meters representing Greece at the time. His personal best in the outdoor track is 2.32 m, achieved twice in Izmir on June 2011 and in the final at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics in Daegu, South Korea on 1 September 2011.

  24. Hristoforos Hoidis

    Hristoforos Hoidis


    Hristoforos Hoidis (born 10 September 1978) is a Greek sprinter who specialized in the 100 metres.

  25. Stamata Revithi

    Stamata Revithi


    Stamata Revithi (Greek: Σταμάτα Ρεβίθη; 1866 – after 1896) was a Greek woman who ran the 40-kilometre marathon during the 1896 Summer Olympics. The Games excluded women from competition, but Revithi insisted that she be allowed to run. Revithi ran one day after the men had completed the official race, and although she finished the marathon in approximately 5 hours and 30 minutes and found witnesses to sign their names and verify the running time, she was not allowed to enter the Panathinaiko Stadium at the end of the race. She intended to present her documentation to the Hellenic Olympic Committee in the hopes that they would recognize her achievement, but it is not known whether she did so. No known record survives of Revithi's life after her run.

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