Greece at the 2004 Summer Paralympics

Greece competed as the host nation of the 2004 Summer Paralympics in Athens, Greece. The team included 124 athletes, 107 men and 17 women.[1] Competitors from Greece won 20 medals, including 3 gold, 13 silver and 4 bronze to finish 34th in the medal table.[2]

Greece at the
2004 Summer Paralympics
Flag of Greece.svg
IPC codeGRE
NPCHellenic Paralympic Committee
Websitewww.paralympic.gr
in Athens
Competitors124 in 17 sports
Flag bearerKonstantinos Fykas
Medals
Ranked 34th
Gold
3
Silver
13
Bronze
4
Total
20
Summer Paralympics appearances

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Charalampos Taiganidis Swimming Men's 100 m backstroke S13
  Gold Charalampos Taiganidis Swimming Men's 100 m butterfly S13
  Gold Christos Tampaxis Swimming Men's 50 m backstroke S1
  Silver Christos Tampaxis Swimming Men's 50 m freestyle S1
  Silver Christos Tampaxis Swimming Men's 100 m freestyle S1
  Silver Anthi Karagianni Athletics Women's 100 m T13
  Silver Anthi Karagianni Athletics Women's 400 m T13
  Silver Anthi Karagianni Athletics Women's long jump F13
  Silver Konstantinos Fykas Swimming Men's 50 m freestyle S8
  Silver Konstantinos Fykas Swimming Men's 100 m freestyle S8
  Silver Maria Kalpakidou Swimming Women's 50 m backstroke S2
  Silver Maria Kalpakidou Swimming Women's 50 m freestyle S2
  Silver Charalampos Taiganidis Swimming Men's 50 m freestyle S13
  Silver Georgios Karaminas Athletics Men's shot put F52
  Silver Efthymios Kalaras Athletics Men's discus throw F54
  Silver Alexandros Taxildaris Swimming Men's 50 m backstroke S1
  Bronze Christos Angourakis Athletics Men's shot put F53
  Bronze Paraskevi Kantza Athletics Women's 100 m T11
  Bronze Georgios Kapellakis Swimming Men's 50 m backstroke S2
  Bronze Ioannis Kostakis Swimming Men's 100 m freestyle S3

SportsEdit

ArcheryEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
Score Seed Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Rank
Romaios Roumeliotis Men's individual standing 469 22   Atamanenko (UKR)
L 116-147
Did not advance

WomenEdit

Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
Score Seed Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Rank
Anna Tzika Women's individual standing 549 7 N/A   Wolak (POL)
W 130-128
  Wang (CHN)
L 91-101
Did not advance

AthleticsEdit

Men's trackEdit

Athlete Class Event Heats Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Athanasios Barakas T11 100m 12.56 19 Did not advance
Panagiotis Manetas T36 100m 12.78 5 Q N/A 12.64 4
200m N/A 26.06 5
Aristotelis Marinos T38 100m 11.89 5 Q N/A 11.70 4
200m 24.03 5 q N/A 23.61 5
Ioannis Protos T13 100m 11.31 6 q N/A 11.35 6
200m 22.71 4 Q N/A 23.24 4
Stergios Sioutis T11 Marathon N/A 3:47:11 12
Ioannis Stavridis T11 Marathon N/A 3:49:26 13
T12 100m 11.40 10 q 11.32 8 B 11.27 2
200m 23.70 18 Did not advance
Nikolaos Tsatsaklas T11 Marathon N/A 3:44:39 11
Dimitrios Alexiou
Athansios Barakas
Loukas Kaskanis
Ioannis Protos
Ioannis Stavridis
T11-13 4 × 100 m relay DNS Did not advance

Men's fieldEdit

Athlete Class Event Final
Result Points Rank
Dimitrios Alexiou F11 Long jump 5.85 - 6
Triple jump 12.35 - 5
Panagiotis Angeletos F36 Shot put 8.98 - 8
Christos Angourakis F52-53 Javelin 15.99 835 14
F53 Shot put 7.65 -  
Stefanos Anargyrou F56 Shot put 10.34 - 8
Evangelos Bakolas F33-34 Discus 16.86 - 9
Shot put 9.10 846 5
Athanasios Barakas F11 Long jump 5.87 - 5
Triple jump 11.39 - 8
Polychronis Chronopoulos F52 Shot put 7.30 - 7
Athanasios Deligiorgis F42 Discus 33.60 - 8
Shot put 12.42 - 4
Zacharias Fostiras F52 Shot put 7.90 - 6
Efthymios Kalaras F54 Discus 28.07 -  
Georgios Karaminas F52 Shot put 8.51 -  
F52-53 Javelin 14.46 905 10
Loukas Kaskanis F11 Javelin DNS
Shot put 11.65 - 5
Athanasios Koltsidas F33-34 Shot put 9.06 944 6
Dimitrios Konstantagkas F56 Shot put 11.05 - 5
Miltiadis Kyriakidis F44/46 Shot put 13.26 912 8
Symeon Paltsanitidis F55 Discus 30.53 - 5
Georgios Pappas F44/46 Shot put 14.27 982 5
Miltiadis Stathopoulos F44/46 High jump 1.80 - 6
Georgios Toptsis F46 Triple jump 12.41 - 8
Gerasimos Vryonis F52-53 Javelin 17.67 922 8
F53 Shot put 7.48 - 4

Women's trackEdit

Athlete Class Event Heats Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Paraskevi Kantza T11 100m 13.33 4 q 13.32 4 q 13.34  
200m 28.57 5 Q 27.48 4 q 27.29 4
Anthi Karagianni T13 100m N/A 12.87  
400m N/A 1:00.13  
Eleni Samaritaki T36 100m N/A 15.78 6
200m N/A 32.90 5

Women's fieldEdit

Athlete Class Event Final
Result Points Rank
Anthi Karagianni F13 Long jump 5.29 -  

BocciaEdit

Athlete Event Preliminaries Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opponent Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Maria Tsilikopoulou Mixed individual BC2   Murray (GBR) DNS 4 Did not advance
  Hayes (IRL) DNS
  Femtegield (NOR) L 2-5
Grigorios Polychronidis Mixed individual BC3   Hanson (USA) W 3-2 2 Q   Costa (POR)
L 1-6
Did not advance
  Macedo (POR) W 7-2
  Cronin (IRL) W 4-1
  Bidlas (CZE) L 4-5
Anastasia Chatzipanagiotidou Mixed individual BC4   Valentim (POR) L 1-10 5 Did not advance
  Beres (HUN) L 1-7
  Gomez (ESP) L 2-5
  Gyurkota (HUN) L 1-7
Emmanouil Mourtos   Dueso (ESP) L 1-10 3 Did not advance
  de Oliveria Pereira (POR) L 3-10
  Vandervies (CAN) W 4-3
  Ledesma (ARG) W 9-1

CyclingEdit

Men's roadEdit

Athlete Event Time Rank
Loukas Anestis Men's road race/time trial LC1 DNF
Panagiotis Paterakis Men's road race/time trial LC2 - 14
Symeon Triommatis
Christos Kalimeris (pilot)
Men's road race/time trial tandem B1-3 - 21

Men's trackEdit

Athlete Event Qualification 1st round Final
Time Rank Time Rank Opposition
Time
Rank
Loukas Anestis Men's 1km time trial LC1-4 N/A 1:22.35 34
Men's individual pursuit LC1 6:12.32 13 Did not advance
Panagiotis Paterakis Men's 1km time trial LC1-4 N/A 1:26.00 35
Men's individual pursuit LC2 DSQ Did not advance
Symeon Triommatis
Christos Kalimeris (pilot)
Men's 1km time trial tandem B1-3 N/A 1:16.71 19
Men's individual pursuit tandem B1-3 5:29.86 18 Did not advance
Men's sprint tandem B1-3 12.730 12 Did not advance

EquestrianEdit

Athlete Event Total
Score Rank
Nikolaos Sigkas Mixed individual championship test grade III 60.160 15
Mixed individual freestyle test grade III 61.278 14

Football 5-a-sideEdit

The men's football 5-a-side team didn't win any medals, they defeated by Spain in the bronze medal match.

PlayersEdit

TournamentEdit

Game Match Score Rank
1 Greece vs.   Brazil (BRA) 0 - 4 4
2 Greece vs.   Argentina (ARG) 1 - 2
3 Greece vs.   Spain (ESP) 0 - 0
4 Greece vs.   France (FRA) 2 - 2
5 Greece vs.   South Korea (KOR) 3 - 1
Bronze medal final Greece vs.   Spain (ESP) 0 - 2 4

GoalballEdit

The men's goalball team didn't win any medals, they were 12th out of 12 teams.

PlayersEdit

Men's tournamentEdit

Game Match Score Rank
1 Greece vs.   Denmark (DEN) 3 - 10 6
2 Greece vs.   Sweden (SWE) 5 - 10
3 Greece vs.   United States (USA) 1 - 11
4 Greece vs.   Canada (CAN) 5 - 13
5 Greece vs.   Germany (GER) 3 - 13
11th/12th classification Greece vs.   Slovenia (SLO) 2 - 12 12

The women's goalball team didn't win any medals, they were knocked out in the preliminaries.

PlayersEdit

Women's tournamentEdit

Game Match Score Rank
1 Greece vs.   Canada (CAN) 0 - 8 8
2 Greece vs.   United States (USA) 0 - 3
3 Greece vs.   Japan (JPN) 1 - 2
4 Greece vs.   Finland (FIN) 0 - 4
5 Greece vs.   Netherlands (NED) 1 - 6
6 Greece vs.   Germany (GER) 0 - 2
7 Greece vs.   Brazil (BRA) 0 - 1

JudoEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Event Preliminary Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage
round 1
Repechage
round 2
Final/
Bronze medal contest
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Theoklitos Papachristos Men's 100kg N/A   Szott (USA)
L 0010H-1000C
N/A   Matsumoto (JPN)
W 1001S-0001S
  Le Meaux (FRA)
L 0101K-0110S
Did not advance
Efstathios Soutios Men's 66kg   Garcia del Valle (ESP)
L 0000–1010
N/A   Lee (KOR)
L 0000-0010
Did not advance

WomenEdit

Athlete Event Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage
round 1
Final/
Bronze medal contest
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Maria Keramida Women's 57kg N/A   Payno (ESP)
L 0000-1000
N/A   Buzmakova (RUS)
L 0000-1000
Christina Skandli Women's 48kg   Medjeded (FRA)
L 0001–1100
N/A   Guo (CHN)
L 0000-0220
Did not advance

PowerliftingEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Event Result Rank
Dimitrios Anatolitis 82.5kg 190.0 7
Panagiotis Dimas 100kg 160.0 13
Vasileios Giannoukas 90kg 150.0 13
Nikolaos Gkountanis 67.5kg 165.0 6
Pavlos Mamalos 90kg 207.5 6
Gkremislav Moysiadis 60kg 165.0 4

WomenEdit

Athlete Event Result Rank
Anastasia Kazantzidou 67.5kg 85.0 5

SailingEdit

ShootingEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Total Rank
Panagiotis Giannoukaris Mixed 10m air rifle prone SH2 588 25 Did not advance
Mixed 10m air rifle standing SH2 590 16 Did not advance

WomenEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Total Rank
Georgia Dimopoulou Women's 10m air rifle standing SH1 355 18 Did not advance

SwimmingEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Class Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Konstantinos Fykas S8 50m freestyle 27.97 2 Q 27.54  
100m freestyle 1:01.74 2 Q 1:00.37  
400m freestyle DNS Did not advance
100m butterfly DSQ Did not advance
SB8 100m breaststroke 1:22.69 7 Q 1:23.72 7
Georgios Kapellakis S2 50m freestyle 1:14.28 5 Q 1:14.41 5
100m freestyle 2:52.56 9 Did not advance
200m freestyle 5:43.88 6 Q 5:49.36 8
50m backstroke 1:17.98 7 Q 1:11.46  
Nikolaos Kaplanis S2 50m freestyle 1:22.69 11 Did not advance
100m freestyle 3:16.24 12 Did not advance
50m backstroke 1:24.43 11 Did not advance
Ioannis Kostakis S3 50m freestyle 55.42 7 Q 54.40 7
100m freestyle 1:55.41 2 Q 1:55.79  
200m freestyle 4:08.87 2 Q 4:08.07 4
SB2 50m breaststroke 1:14.53 8 Q 1:11.42 7
SM3 150m individual medley 3:46.83 8 Q 3:39.78 8
Antonios Kymoundris S2 50m freestyle 1:26.28 12 Did not advance
100m freestyle 3:00.09 11 Did not advance
200m freestyle 5:55.40 8 Q 5:42.32 7
50m backstroke 1:21.99 10 Did not advance
Georgios Papadimitriou S3 50m backstroke 1:13.63 10 Did not advance
SB2 50m breaststroke 1:24.26 9 Did not advance
Charalampos Taiganidis S13 50m freestyle 24.90 1 Q 24.97  
100m backstroke 1:03.43 WR 1 Q 1:03.98  
100m butterfly 1:01.36 1 Q 1:01.50  
Christos Tampaxis S1 50m freestyle N/A 1:31.00  
100m freestyle N/A 2:56.64  
50m backstroke N/A 1:22.20 PR  
Alexandros Taxildaris S1 50m freestyle N/A 1:55.91 5
100m freestyle N/A 3:48.41 4
50m backstroke N/A 1:42.34  
Stylianos Tsakonas S4 200m freestyle 3:46.12 10 Did not advance
50m backstroke 55.08 10 Did not advance
Fotios Zafeiris S4 50m freestyle 44.77 7 Q 44.87 8
100m freestyle 1:46.95 10 Did not advance

WomenEdit

Athlete Class Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Maria Kalpakidou S2 50m freestyle N/A 1:28.70  
100m freestyle N/A 3:19.24 4
50m backstroke N/A 1:28.30  

Table tennisEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Event Preliminaries Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Antonio Kalyvas Men's singles 5   Robles (ESP)
L 0-3
  Bolldén (SWE)
L 0-3
  Nilsen (RSA)
L 0-3
4 Did not advance
Polychronis Politsis Men's singles 6   Arnold (GER)
L 1-3
  Hassan (EGY)
L 2-3
  Kersten (NED)
L 1-3
4 Did not advance
Konstantinos Siachos Men's singles 3   Kesler (SCG)
L 0–3
  Kramminger (AUT)
L 0–3
  Glazar (CZE)
L 0–3
4 Did not advance
Antonios Kalyvas
Konstantinos Siachos
Men's teams 5   Chinese Taipei (TPE)
L 0-3
  Sweden (SWE)
L 0-3
N/A 3 Did not advance

VolleyballEdit

The men's volleyball team didn't win any medals, they were 8th out of 8 teams.

PlayersEdit

Men's tournamentEdit

Game Match Score Rank
1 Greece vs.   Bosnia and Herzegovina (BIH) 0 - 3 4
2 Greece vs.   Egypt (EGY) 0 - 3
3 Greece vs.   United States (USA) 1 - 3
Quarterfinals Greece vs.   Iran (IRI) 0 - 3 L
Semifinals Greece vs.   Finland (FIN) 0 - 3 L
7th/8th classification Greece vs.   Japan (JPN) 1 - 3 8

Wheelchair basketballEdit

The men's team didn't any medals, they were 12th out of 12 teams.

PlayersEdit

Men's tournamentEdit

Game Match Score Rank
1 Greece vs.   Netherlands (NED) 34 - 95 6
2 Greece vs.   United States (USA) 27 - 85
3 Greece vs.   Germany (GER) 39 - 101
4 Greece vs.   Japan (JPN) 32 - 73
5 Greece vs.   Iran (IRI) 33 - 81
11th/12th classification Greece vs.   France (FRA) 55 - 78 12

Wheelchair fencingEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition Score Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Emmanouil Bogdos Men's foil B   Czop (POL) L 0-5 5 Did not advance
  Latreche (FRA) L 2-5
  Moreno (USA) L 0-5
  Sarri (ITA) L 0-5
Men's sabre B   Wysmierski (POL) L 2-5 6 Q   Szekeres (HUN)
L 7-15
Did not advance
  Durand (FRA) L 3-5
  Mayer (GER) L 2-5
  Szekeres (HUN) L 1-5
  Heaton (GBR) L 1-5
  Shumate (USA) W 5-1
Nikolaos Peppas Men's épée A   Al Qallaf (KUW) L 1–5 6 Did not advance
  Lipinski (GER) L 2-5
  Jablonski (POL) L 2-5
  Tai (HKG) L 1-5
  More (FRA) L 1-5
  Rodriguez (ESP) W 5-4
Men's foil A   Pender (POL) L 2-5 4 Q   Fung (HKG)
L 0-15
Did not advance
  Kwong (HKG) L 0-5
  Citerne (FRA) W 5-4
  Rodriguez (USA) W 5-4

Wheelchair tennisEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Class Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Konstantinos Vazouras Open Men's singles   Bonaccurso (AUS)
L 1-6, 0-6
Did not advance

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Participation Numbers Athens 2004 Paralympic Games". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 8 June 2011.
  2. ^ "Medal Standings Athens 2004 Paralympic Games". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 8 June 2011.