G.S. Megas Alexandros Thessaloniki

G.S. Megas Alexandros Thessaloniki (Greek: Γ.Σ. Μέγας Αλέξανδρος) is a multi-sport club that is located in the district of Dépôt, in the city of Thessaloniki, Greece. The club's full name is Gymnastikos Syllogos Megas Alexandros (Γυμναστικός Σύλλογος Μέγας Αλέξανδρος). It retains sporting departments in basketball, fencing, football, volleyball, and olympic weightlifting. The club's colours are red and black, and its emblem is an image of Alexander the Great.

G.S. Megas Alexandros Thessaloniki
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Full nameGymnastikos Syllogos Megas Alexandros
(Gymnastic Club Alexander the Great)
Nickname(s)Kaminikia
Founded1923
WebsiteClub website

HistoryEdit

The multi-sport club of G.S. Megas Alexandros Thessaloniki was founded in 1923. The club's men's football team participated in the Panhellenic Championships of 1932–33, 1933–34, and 1934–35. In those seasons, it failed to win any titles. In the following decades, the club has mostly been known for its basketball and volleyball departments, particularly the sports academies of those departments.

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