Sideris Tasiadis (born 7 May 1990) is a German slalom canoeist of Greek descent who has competed at the international level since 2005.Son of greeks him lived in Thrace, Greece at the village Komara for 10 years during his childhood.
In 2012, he won a silver medal in the men's C1 at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London behind Tony Estanguet (FRA) and beating two-time Olympic champion Michal Martikán (SVK). He finished fifth in the C1 event four years later at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Tasiadis earned a second Olympic medal in the C1 event by finishing third at the 2020 Summer Olympics.
He also won six medals at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships with one gold (C1: 2022), four silvers (C1 team: 2010, 2011, 2013, 2015) and a bronze (C1: 2018). Tasiadis won 12 medals at the European Championships (3 golds, 6 silvers and 3 bronzes).
World Cup individual podiumsEdit
|2009||12 July 2009||Augsburg||2nd||C1|
|2010||4 July 2010||Augsburg||3rd||C1|
|2013||29 June 2013||Augsburg||3rd||C1|
|6 July 2013||La Seu d'Urgell||3rd||C1|
|2017||18 June 2017||Prague||1st||C1|
|25 June 2017||Augsburg||2nd||C1|
|2 July 2017||Markkleeberg||2nd||C1|
|3 September 2017||Ivrea||1st||C1|
|2018||23 June 2018||Liptovský Mikuláš||1st||C1|
|7 July 2018||Augsburg||1st||C1|
|1 September 2018||Tacen||1st||C1|
|2019||15 June 2019||Lee Valley||1st||C1|
|2021||20 Jun 2021||Markkleeberg||2nd||C1|
- "Sideris Tasiadis". Sports-Reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 26 November 2017.
- "Results (Tokyo)" (PDF). Olympics (in Japanese). Archived from the original (PDF) on 26 July 2021. Retrieved 26 July 2020.
- "Sideris TASIADIS (GER)". CanoeSlalom.net. Retrieved 10 September 2017.
- "ICF Canoe Slalom World Rankings". Retrieved 18 September 2021.
- "Frühere Kanu-Slalom-Europameisterin Claudia Bär ist tot". Welt.de (in German). Retrieved 1 January 2018.
- 2010 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships 12 September 2010 C1 men's team final results – accessed 12 September 2010.
- Sideris Tasiadis at the International Canoe Federation
- Sideris Tasiadis at Olympics at Sports-Reference.com (archived)