Type of Impairment
Origin of Impairment
Further personal information
Wife Areti Aggelidi, one daughter
Sport specific information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2002 in Athens, Greece.
Why this sport?
His grandmother introduced him to athletics coach Dimitris Sklavounos.
Hunting. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2018)
Memorable sporting achievement
Setting a European record in 2007. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2018)
Most influential person in career
Coach Dimitris Sklavounos. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2018)
Hero / Idol
US diver Greg Louganis. (Athlete, 20 Aug 2018)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Live each day as if it is the last." (star.gr, 19 Nov 2014)
He was involved in a motorcycle accident in 1999, which resulted in the amputation of his left leg below the knee. (Athlete, 23 Oct 2015; antapokritis.wordpress.com, 30 Sep 2011)
|Men's High Jump F44/46||Final Round||7|
|Men's High Jump F44/46||Final Round||9|
|Men's Long Jump T44||Final 1||2015-10-23||6|
|Men's Long Jump T44||WR Attempt||2015-10-23||6|
|Men's 4x100 m T42-47||Final 1||2015-10-31||5|
|Men's Long Jump T44||Final Round||2016-09-17||7|