Georgios Zaimis

Georgios Zaimis (Greek: Γεώργιος Ζαΐμης, Greece, 28 June 1937 – 1 May 2020) was a Greek sailor and Olympic Champion. He participated at three Summer Olympics.

Georgios Zaimis
Medal record
Men's sailing
Representing  Greece
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1960 Rome Dragon


He competed at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome and won a gold medal in the Dragon class with the boat Nirefs, with Crown Prince Constantine of Greece and Odysseus Eskitzoglou.[1] He finished 8th at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo and 15th at the 1968 Summer Olympics.[2]


  1. ^ "Profile: Georgios Zaimis". Archived from the original on 18 October 2012. Retrieved 1 February 2009. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ Απεβίωσε ο χρυσός Ολυμπιονίκης της ιστιοπλοΐας, Γιωργος Ζαΐμης (in Greek)

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