Saturday , 13 April 2024


Positive Greek record of Paralympic athletics in Dubai

Curtain in the best way for the Greek colors, at the Athletics Grand Prix in Dubai, with two medals (Gavelas, Vougiouklidis) and a new national record (Dimitra Dialecti Messini) that lasted 23 years!

Nasos Gavelas, after the gold medal in the 100m. T11, the Greek Paralympian, with a jump of 6.24m. (-2.0), at 2η of the effort, he was close to the national record of 6.33m. by Thanasis Barakas, and with only three valid attempts, (1η 5,94m, 4η 5.90m) won the silver medal.

He won his second silver medal on the final day of the Grand Prix in the 100m. T35, Tasos Vougiouklidis, with a time of 14.80.

In the 100th T63, in the 4η position finished Giorgos Anyfantis, with a time of 15.11.

Manolis Stefanoudakis after winning the silver medal, in the F54 javelin, won the 6η position in the F55 sphere, with a throw of 8.13m, on his last attempt.

National record of 23 years!
A national record, which lasted 23 years, was broken by Dimitra Dialechti Messini (T12) in the women's length T11/12 with a jump of 4.52m. vastly improving the 4.15m. by Paraskevi Kantza, since June 2000, in Rhodes. From the very first attempt with a jump to 4.30 (+0.7) he made a nationwide to improve it even more in 5η effort with 4.52m. (The series of her jumps: 4.34 (+1.7) 4.29 (+1.8), 4,52 (+1,2), 4.49 (+1.2), 4.42 (+1.5)), which brought her to 5η place.

SOURCE- EAOM-PWD

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