List of notable or famous track and field athletes from Greece, with bios and photos, including the top track and field athletes born in Greece and even some popular track and field athletes who immigrated to Greece. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Greek track and field athletes then this list is the perfect resource for you. These track and field athletes are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known track and field athlete from Greece is included when available.
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Alexandros Papadimitriou is a Greek hammer thrower. His personal best throw is 80.45 metres, achieved in July 2000 in Athens. This is the current Greek record. Papadimitriou was born in Larissa and attended The University of Texas at El Paso in the U.S.. He began his career in Iraklis, moving to AEK later on. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Larissa, Greecesee more on Alexandros Papadimitriou
Antonia Stergiou is a Greek female high jumper. She is competing with the athletics club A.O. Kouros Patron, situated in Patras. She finished seventh at the 2004 World Junior Championships, won the silver medal at the 2007 European U23 Championships and the bronze medal at the 2009 Mediterranean Games in Pescara. She entered the final at the 2010 European Championships in Barcelona, taking the 8th place. Her personal best jump is 1.97 metres, achieved in June 2008 in Athens. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Sarandë, Albaniasee more on Antonia Stergiou
Athanasia Perra is a Greek triple jumper. She finished tenth at the 2002 World Junior Championships. She also competed at the 2004 Olympic Games, the 2005 World Championships, the 2007 World Championships, the 2008 Olympic Games and the 2012 Olympics Games without reaching the final. She won the gold medal in the Mediterranean Games of Pescara with a personal best jump at 14.62 metres, in July 2009. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Pyrgos, Greecesee more on Athanasia Perra
Katerina Stefanidi is a Greek pole vaulter. She competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics. She was the 2012 Pac-12 and NCAA Champion. She has a personal record of 4.77 meters at the indoor event, and a personal record of 4.71 outdoors. She was also the 2005 World Youth Champion in the discipline. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Cholargos, Papagou-Cholargos, Greece