Anna Pollatou

Anna Pollatou (Greek: Αννα Πολλάτου; (8 October 1983, in Kefalonia, Greece – 17 May 2014, in a car-crash near Varda, Ilia, Greece), was a Greek rhythmic gymnast. She won a bronze medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics. One year before, in 1999, Pollatou (at the age of 16) won 3 medals (a silver in the group all around and two golds in the event finals) at the World Championship in Osaka, Japan and 3 gold medals at the European Championship which took place in Budapest, Hungary.

Anna Pollatou
Personal information
Born8 October 1983
Kefalonia, Greece
Died17 May 2014(2014-05-17) (aged 30)
near Varda, Greece
Medal record
Rhythmic gymnastics
Representing  Greece
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 2000 Sydney Group All-around
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1999 Osaka 10 Clubs
Gold medal – first place 1999 Osaka 2 Hoops + 3 Ribbons
Silver medal – second place 1999 Osaka All-Around
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 1999 Budapest All-Around
Gold medal – first place 1999 Budapest 10 Clubs
Gold medal – first place 1999 Budapest 2 Hoops + 3 Ribbons

Kefalonia's airport is named after her.

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