Nikolaos "Nikos" Kaklamanakis (Greek: Νικόλαος Κακλαμανάκης, born August 19, 1968, in Athens) is the Greek Gold-medal winner who lit the Olympic torch in the opening ceremony of the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens.
|Born||August 19, 1968 (age 52)|
One of the most popular athletes in Greece, Nikolaos Kaklamanakis is a three-time Mistral class windsurfing world champion and a gold medalist at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Sailing. He won silver in the event at the 2003 World Championships in Cádiz, Spain, behind Przemek Miarczynski of Poland. In the 2000 Summer Olympics he took the 6th place, while in the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Kaklamanakis took the silver medal behind Gal Fridman of Israel. Four years later, in the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games he finished 8th in the RS:X Men Sailing Race.
|Gold||European Championship (Mistral)||1994|
|Silver||IMCO World Championship||1995|
|Gold||Australasian Championship (Mistral)||1995|
|Gold||IMCO World Championship||1996|
|Gold||Mistral World Championship||2000|
|Bronze||International ASA Windsurfing Championship||2001|
|Gold||Mistral World Championship||2001|
|Silver||ISAF World Championship||2003|
1980 USA Men's Ice Hockey Team
| Final Olympic torchbearer
| Final Summer Olympic torchbearer
| Flagbearer for Greece