Byron Kokkalanis

Byron Kokkalanis (Greek: Βύρων Κοκκαλάνης; born 19 August 1985 in Athens) is a Greek windsurfer of partly Filipino ancestry. He started sailing in 1997 in the Mistral class and 3 years later he won the Mistral Junior World Championship, his first international regatta. He took the fifth place at the 2016 Summer Olympics and he was sixth at the 2012 London Olympic Games.

Byron Kokkalanis
Medal record
Men's sailing
Representing  Greece
Windsurfing World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Buzios,Brazil RS:X
Windsurfing European Championships
Gold medal – first place 2013 Brest,France RS:X
Silver medal – second place 2012 Madeira,Portugal RS:X
Silver medal – second place 2013 Burgas,Bulgaria RS:X
Silver medal – second place 2013 Sopot,Poland RS:X

He was also fifth at the 2012 RS:X World Championships.,[1] third at the 2013 RS:X World Championship, first at the 2013 RS:X European Championship.[2]


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  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-12-07. Retrieved 2014-01-14.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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