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Vasilis Tsagkaris

Swimming
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Classification
S5, SB3, SM4

Further personal information

Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Greek

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began para-swimming in 2005.
Club / Team
Irodikos: Komotini, GRE
Name of coach
Ioannis Alexakis [national], GRE; Archontia Kazaki [national], GRE

General interest

Impairment
He has paraplegia. (paralympic.gr, 12 Apr 2013)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Durban 2006 (Durban, South Africa)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Breaststroke SB3 Heats 9
Men's 150 m Individual Medley SM4 Heats 7
Men's 150 m Individual Medley SM4 Final Round 8
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Breaststroke SB3 Final Round 3
Men's 50 m Breaststroke SB3 Heat 2 2
Men's 150 m Individual Medley SM4 Heat 2 7
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Breaststroke SB3 Final Round 6
Men's 50 m Breaststroke SB3 Heat 1 3
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Breaststroke SB3 Final Round 2012-09-03 6
Men's 50 m Breaststroke SB3 Heat 2 2012-09-03 3
2013 IPC Swimming World Championships (Montreal, Canada)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Breaststroke SB3 Final 1 2013-08-18 4
Men's 50 m Breaststroke SB3 Heat 1 2013-08-18 4
2015 IPC Swimming World Championships (Glasgow, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's 50 m Breaststroke SB3 Final 1 2015-07-17 7
Men's 50 m Breaststroke SB3 Heat 2 2015-07-17 7