Type of Impairment
Further personal information
Economics - University of Macedonia: Thessaloniki, GRE
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport in 1993 in Kavala, Greece.
Why this sport?
"My father was an athlete and he took me to compete."
Club / Team
Iris Kavala: Greece
Name of coach
Katerina Drakou [club]
Coach from what year?
Music, movies, travel. (Athlete, 29 Jan 2011)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a silver medal in the 400m and bronze medals in the 100m and 200m at the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing. (Athlete, 30 Aug 2012)
Most influential person in career
Her sister. (Athlete, 30 Aug 2012)
Hero / Idol
Greek Olympian Voula Patoulidou. (Athlete, 29 Jan 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"To live every moment, to dream, to smile." (Athlete, 30 Aug 2012)
Awards and honours
She was named Best Athlete of the Year by the Panhellenic Association of Sports Editors in 2008. (karadassiou.com, 17 Dec 2008)
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|Women's Long Jump F13||Final Round||3|
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|Women's 200 m T13||Heat 2||1|
|Women's 100 m T13||Final Round||4|
|Women's 400 m T13||Final Round||2|
|Women's 400 m T13||Heat 2||1|
|Women's 200 m T13||Final Round||3|
|Women's 200 m T13||Heat 1||3|
|Women's 100 m T13||Final Round||3|
|Women's 100 m T13||Heat 2||2|
|Women's 100 m T13||Final||2011-01-22||4|
|Women's 200 m T13||Final||2011-01-26||4|
|Women's 400 m T13||Final||2011-01-29||9999|
|Women's 400 m T13||Final Round||2012-09-03||3|
|Women's 100 m T13||Heat 1||2012-09-05||2|
|Women's 100 m T13||Final Round||2012-09-06||4|