Page back
MOYSIADIS Gkremislav
Sport Para powerlifting
NPC Greece   
GenderMen
Age40
Place of BirthTsintskaro, URS
Height1.87 m
Weight 88 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Further Personal Information
Family
Wife Eleni Gounaridi, child Valerios
Residence
Thessaloniki, GRE
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Greek, Russian, Turkish
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training and competing in 2002 in Thessaloniki, Greece.
Club / Team
Megas Alexandros 94: Thessaloniki, GRE
Name of coach
Dimitris Ioannidis [national], GRE
Senior International Debut
Year
2002
Competing for
Greece
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Kuala Lumpur, MAS
General Interest
Nicknames
Gremis (Athlete, 03 Apr 2014)
Memorable sporting achievement
Breaking the European record at the 2013 European Championships in Aleksin, Russian Federation. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)
Most influential person in career
His children. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)
Hero / Idol
Greek powerlifter Dimitrios Anatolitis. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)
Injuries
His training was disrupted ahead of the 2018 European Open Championships in Berck-sur-Mer, France, due to a shoulder injury. He went on to win a gold medal at the event. (paralympic.org, 29 May 2018)

He has suffered elbow injuries and strained muscles in his shoulders. (Athlete, 03 Apr 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Sport is only for strong people." (Athlete, 05 Dec 2017)
Other sports
He has played wheelchair basketball at club level for Megas Alexandros 94 in Thessaloniki, Greece. (Athlete, 03 Apr 2014)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (paralympic.org, 29 May 2018)
Impairment
At age 17 he was involved in a road accident which resulted in paraplegia. (karfitsa.gr, 27 Sep 2016; Athlete, 03 Apr 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
4 2004 60kg 165.0
5 2008 67.5kg 187.5
5 2012 75kg 188
8 2016 80kg 165
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
11 2002 60kg 140.0
5 2006 60kg 172.5
10 2010 67.5kg 170.0
6 2014 80kg 185.0
8 2017 80kg 185.0
European Open Championships
Rank Year Event Result
1 2013 80kg 185
  2015 80kg  NoM
1 2018 80kg 186