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Aristeidis Makrodimitris

Swimming
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Biography

Impairment information

Classification
S2, SB1, SM2

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Greek

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2004, and began competing in 2006.
Why this sport?
He began swimming in order to keep fit, having been inspired by the 2004 Paralympic Games in Athens.

General interest

Nicknames
Aris (Instagram profile, 16 Sep 2019; Facebook profile, 24 Mar 2020)
Awards and honours
In 2018 he was named Best Para Athlete at the Panhellenic Association of Sports Press [PSAT] Awards. (agonasport.com, 16 Dec 2018)

He was Greece's flag bearer at the closing ceremony of the 2012 Paralympic Games in London. (haniotika-nea.gr, 10 Sep 2012)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Instagram profile, 16 Sep 2019)
Impairment
He has quadriplegia. (paralympic.gr, 05 Mar 2015)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Freestyle S2 Heat 1 4
Men's 50 m Freestyle S2 Final Round 5
Men's 50 m Freestyle S2 Heat 1 3
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Final Round 4
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Heat 1 3
Men's 200 m Freestyle S2 Final Round 7
Men's 200 m Freestyle S2 Heat 1 4
Men's 100 m Freestyle S2 Final Round 6
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 200 m Freestyle S2 Final Round 2012-09-01 6
Men's 100 m Freestyle S2 Final Round 2012-09-03 3
Men's 100 m Freestyle S2 Heat 2 2012-09-03 2
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Heat 1 2012-09-05 2
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Final Round 2012-09-05 2
Men's 50 m Freestyle S2 Heat 1 2012-09-07 1
Men's 50 m Freestyle S2 Final Round 2012-09-07 3
2013 IPC Swimming World Championships (Montreal, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Final 1 2013-08-14 3
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Heat 1 2013-08-14 3
Men's 100 m Freestyle S2 Final 1 2013-08-16 2
Men's 100 m Freestyle S2 Heat 2 2013-08-16 2
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S2 Final 1 2015-07-14 4
Men's 200 m Freestyle S2 Heat 1 2015-07-18 4
Men's 200 m Freestyle S2 Final 1 2015-07-18 4
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Final 1 2015-07-19 4
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Heat 1 2015-07-19 5
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 100 m Backstroke S2 Heat 1 2016-09-09 3
Men's 100 m Backstroke S2 Final Round 2016-09-09 8
Men's 200 m Freestyle S2 Final Round 2016-09-11 6
Men's 200 m Freestyle S2 Heat 1 2016-09-11 4
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Final Round 2016-09-15 7
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Heat 2 2016-09-15 4
Mexico City 2017 World Para Swimming Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Heat 2 2017-12-04 6
Men's 50 m Backstroke S2 Final 1 2017-12-04 6
Men's 200 m Freestyle S2 Final 1 2017-12-06 5
Men's 100 m Backstroke S2 Heat 1 2017-12-07 6
Men's 100 m Backstroke S2 Final 1 2017-12-07 6