Greece at the 2012 Summer Paralympics

Greece competed at the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, United Kingdom, from August 29 to September 9, 2012.[1] The Hellenic Paralympic Committee sent a total of 61 athletes, 47 men and 14 women, to compete in 9 sports. Greece finished 44th in the medal table, winning one gold medal and 12 in total.

Greece at the
2012 Summer Paralympics
Flag of Greece.svg
IPC codeGRE
NPCHellenic Paralympic Committee
Websitewww.paralympic.gr
in London
Competitors61 in 9 sports
Flag bearer Christos Tampaxis
Medals
Ranked 44th
Gold
1
Silver
3
Bronze
8
Total
12
Summer Paralympics appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

ArcheryEdit

Women
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 Ind. recurve Standing 498 13 Bye   Lee (KOR)
L 0-6
Did not advance

AthleticsEdit

Men
Track events
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Ioannis Protos 200 m T13 22.70 3 q N/A 22.97 8
400 m T13 50.73 2 Q N/A 49.67 4
Field events
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Athanasios Barakas Long jump F11 N/A 5.41 10
Triple jump F11 N/A 11.67 6
Konstantinos Dibidis Shot put F20 N/A 12.79 8
Che Jon Fernandes Shot put F52/53 N/A 7.36 6
Marinos Fylachtos Discus throw F42 N/A 41.63 PB 4
Pantelis Kalogeros Discus throw F51/52/53 N/A 10.06 PB 7
Evangelos Kanavos Long jump F20 N/A 6.25 6
Nikolaos Kaplanis Club throw F31/32/51 N/A 18.82 16
Discus throw F51/52/53 N/A NM
Georgios Karaminas Javelin throw F52/53 N/A 15.37 5
Shot put F52/53 N/A NM
Alexandros Michail Konstantinidis Discus throw F40 N/A 37.59 6
Shot put F40 N/A 10.38 10
Ilias Nalmpantis Discus throw F54/55/56 N/A 31.37 PB 10
Shot put F54/55/56 N/A 10.72 6
Eustratios Nikolaidis Shot put F20 N/A 14.51 PB 4
Angim Dimitrios Ntomgkioni Javelin throw F57/58 N/A 32.97 13
Shot put F57/58 N/A 12.25 9
Anastasios Petropoulos Long jump F36 N/A 4.90 PB 7
Paschalis Stathelakos Discus throw F40 N/A 44.11 RR  
Shot put F40 N/A 12.78  
Manolis Stefanoudakis Javelin throw F54/55/56 N/A 27.37  
Shot put F54/55/56 N/A 7.91 17
Athanasios Tsiou Javelin throw F57/58 N/A 27.85 15
Shot put F57/58 N/A 12.64 8
Gerasimos Vryonis Javelin throw F52/53 N/A 15.50 9
Shot put F52/53 N/A NM
Dimitrios Zisidis Shot put F32/33 N/A 7.48 8
Women
Track events
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Alexandra Dimoglou 100 m T13 12.76 2 Q N/A 12.53 PB 4
400 m T13 N/A 56.91 PB  
Paraskevi Kantza 200 m T11 28.10 PB 3 q 27.57 PB 4 Did not advance
Anthi Karagianni 100 m T13 13.16 4 q N/A 13.23 7
Styliani Smaragdi 100 m T46 13.94 4 q N/A 14.01 7
Field events
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Paraskevi Kantza Long jump F11/12 N/A 3.97 8
Anthi Karagianni Long jump F13 N/A 5.16  
Styliani Smaragdi Long jump F46 N/A 4.68 6
Maria Stamatoula Club throw F31/32/51 N/A 16.68 6
Shot put F32/33/34 N/A 5.66 5
Evangelia Ziska Shot put F20 N/A 9.76 9

BocciaEdit

Individual
Athlete Event Seeding Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Classification matches 5-8 Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Nikolaos Pananos Mixed individual BC3 BYE   Choi (KOR)
L 0-10
Did not advance
Alexandros Papadakis Mixed individual BC2   Kral (SVK)
L 5-5
  Martin Perez (ESP)
L 3-4
Did not advance
Grigorios Polychronidis Mixed individual BC3 BYE BYE   Thomas (GBR)
W 5-1
  Choi (KOR)
L 2-7
  Costa (POR)
W 4-1
  de Laender (BEL)
W 3-3
Did not advance 5
Panagiotis Soulanis Mixed individual BC1   Aandalen (NOR)
L 3-3
BYE   Kim (KOR)
L 0-5
Did not advance
Pairs and Teams
Athlete Event Pool matches Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Maria-Eleni Kordali
Nikolaos Pananos
Grigorios Polychronidis
Mixed pairs BC3   Great Britain (GBR)
W 5-0
  Canada (CAN)
W 3-2
  South Korea (KOR)
L 0-11
2 Q   Belgium (BEL)
W 7-0
  Portugal (POR)
W 4-1
 

CyclingEdit

RoadEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heats Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Stamatios Kotzias Mixed road race T1-2 N/A 54.10 8
Mixed time trial T1-2 N/A 18:11.90 16
Christos Stefanakis Ind. time trial B N/A 42:14.22 17
Women
Athlete Event Heats Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Adamantia Chalkiadaki Ind. road race B N/A 2:12.56 6
Ind. time trial B N/A DNF

TrackEdit

Pursuit
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Time Rank Opposition
Time
Rank
Adamantia Chalkiadaki Women's ind. pursuit B 4:01.449 11 Did not advance
Sprint
Athlete Event Qualification Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Time Rank Opposition
Time
Opposition
Time
Opposition
Time
Rank
Christos Stefanakis Men's ind. sprint B 11.744 7 Q   Porto Lareo (ESP)
L 11.610
L 11.961
Did not Advance   Oost (NED)
6
Time trial
Athlete Event Final
Time Rank
Christos Stefanakis Men's ind. 1 km time trial B 1:09.163 10
Adamantia Chalkiadaki Women's ind. 1 km time trial B 1:17.619 8

PowerliftingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Total lifted Rank
Nikolaos Gkountanis -67.5 kg - -
Pavlos Mamalos -90 kg 232  
Gremislav Moysiadis -75 kg 188 5

SailingEdit

Athlete Event Race Score Rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Georgios Delikouras 1 person keelboat (2.4mR) 15 11 12 9 8 17
DSQ
10 11 13 14 N/A 103 14
Theodoros Alexas
Vasileios Christoforou
Argyris Notaroglou
3 person keelboat (Sonar) 12 10 9 6 3 6 11 5 9 8 N/A 67 8

ShootingEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Rank
Evangelos Kakosaios Mixed R4-10M air rifle prone SH2 597 13 Did not advance
Mixed R5-10M air rifle prone SH2 596 23 Did not advance
Theodora Moutsiou Mixed R4-10M air rifle prone SH2 591 23 Did not advance
Mixed R5-10M air rifle prone SH2 596 24 Did not advance

SwimmingEdit

Men
Athlete Events Heat Final
Time Rank Time Rank
Georgios Kapellakis 50 m backstroke S2 1:11.80 8 Q 1:10.73 7
50 m freestyle S2 1:10.48 9 Did not advance
100 m freestyle S2 2:46.18 12 Did not advance
Konstantinos Karaouzas 50 m breaststroke SB3 55.81 9 Did not advance
200 m freestyle S5 3:37.33 11 Did not advance
Andreas Katsaros 50 m backstroke S1 N/A 1:59.44 7
Ioannis Kostakis 50 m backstroke S3 1:13.21 13 Did not advance
50 m breaststroke SB2 1:05.94 9 Did not advance
150 m individual medley SM3 3:44.18 13 Did not advance
Aristeidis Makrodimitris 50 m backstroke S2 1:07.14 2 Q 1:04.71  
50 m freestyle S2 1:06.69 3 Q 1:04.86  
100 m freestyle S2 2:21.99 3 Q 2:21.04  
200 m freestyle S2 N/A 5:13.86 6
Charalampos Taiganidis 50 m freestyle S13 24.74 7 Q 24.69 7
100 m backstroke S13 1:01.95 3 Q 1:01.10  
Christos Tampaxis 50 m backstroke S1 N/A 1:20.76  
50 m freestyle S2 N/A Did not advance
Alexandros Taxildaris 50 m backstroke S1 N/A 1:49.23 6
Vasilis Tsagkarakis 50 m breaststroke SB3 52.39 5 Q 53.07 6
Antonios Tsapatakis 50 m butterfly S5 44.47 11 Did not advance
100 m breaststroke SB4 1:44.29 5 Q 1:41.37 4
Nikolaos Tsotras 50 m freestyle S7 31.09 10 Did not advance
100 m freestyle S7 1:10.99 13 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Events Heat Final
Time Rank Time Rank
Chrysoula Antoniadou 100 m breaststroke SB4 2:04.56 6 Q 2:03.80 6
Maria Kalpakidou 50 m backstroke S2 N/A 1:24.37 6
100 m freestyle S3 2:54.88 11 Did not advance
Semicha Rizaoglou 50 m backstroke S4 1:08.13 11 Did not advance
50 m freestyle S3 N/A 1:08.56 5
100 m freestyle S3 2:17.82 5 Q 2:19.92 5

Wheelchair fencingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Preliminary Round Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Georgios Alexakis Sabre A   Chen (CHN)
L 0-5
  Chan (HKG)
L 2-5
  Makowski (POL)
L 2-5
  Fayzullin (RUS)
L 1-5
Did not advance
Emmanouil Bogdos Sabre B   Yusupov (RUS)
L 2-5
  Sarri (ITA)
W 5-3
  Datsko (UKR)
L 1-5
  Boehm (AUT)
W 5-2
  Triantafyllou (GRE)
L 11-15
Did not advance
Gerasimos Pylarinos Sabre A   Razali (MAS)
W 5-0
  Stanczuk (POL)
W 5-1
  Frolov (RUS)
W 5-4
  El Assine (FRA)
W 5-3
BYE   Stanczuk (POL)
L 6-15
Did not advance
Panagiotis Triantafyllou Sabre B   Francois (FRA)
L 2-5
  Castro (POL)
L 4-5
  Kurzin (RUS)
W 5-3
  Brinson (USA)
W 5-0
  Bogdos (GRE)
W 15-11
  Pluta (POL)
L 9-15
Did not advance

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Greece - 2012 Paralympic News, Athletes, Medals". LOCOG. Archived from the original on 29 August 2012. Retrieved 17 August 2012.
  2. ^ "Greece - 2012 Paralympic Medals l London 2012". LOCOG. Archived from the original on September 16, 2012. Retrieved September 16, 2012.