List of popular female athletes from Greece, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Greece has a rich history of competing in sports, and these are the famous females that make that competition so exciting. Some of the best Greek female athletes in the world are listed below, some of who have represented Greece in the Olympics. You can click on the names of these talented female athletes of Greece in order to get more information about each one, such as the birthplace of the athlete and when they were born.
Athletes here include everything from Styliani Tsikouna to Ekaterini Voggoli.This list answers the questions, "What famous female athletes are from Greece?" and "Who are the greatest female Greek athletes?"
Mirela Maniani or Manjani is a retired Greek javelin thrower. Prior to 1997 she represented Albania. ...more
Birthplace: Durrës, Albania
Nationality: Albania, Greecesee more on Mirela Maniani
Eleni Daniilidou is a Greek tennis player born in Chania, on the island of Crete. As of 2011, she has won five WTA singles titles and three doubles titles. In 2003, she reached the Australian Open mixed doubles final. Her highest singles ranking has been 14th. By beating Justine Henin in the first ...more
Birthplace: Chania, Greece
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Hrysopiyi "Pigi" Devetzi is a former Greek athlete competing in the triple jump and long jump. She won the triple jump silver medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics with 15.25 and the triple jump bronze medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics with 15.23. At the 2004 Summer Olympics semifinal she set a Greek ...more
Birthplace: Alexandroupoli, Greece
Nationality: Greecesee more on Hrysopiyí Devetzí
Vassiliki Arvaniti is a female beach volleyball player from Greece, who won the gold medal at the 2005 European Championships in Moscow, Russia, partnering Vasso Karadassiou. She represented her native country at the 2004 Summer Olympics in her home town. Later, she took part in London Olympics 2012 ...more
Birthplace: Athens, Greece
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