Greece’s Karalis wins bronze in Glasgow

Greece’s Emmanouil Karalis celebrates after the men’s pole vault final at the World Athletics Indoor Championships in Glasgow, where he won bronze with a jump of 5.85m.

Government to announce alternative plans for OAKA sports, events

Greek authorities will announce on Monday evening the arrangements for all the sports and events that take place at the Olympic Athletic Center of Athens’ (OAKA), which was suddenly closed last Friday after a study found that the roof fell short of the minimum static adequacy levels.

Tentoglou wins long jump gold with final leap

Olympic champion Miltiadis Tentoglou of Greece won long jump gold at the World Championships on Thursday as his final leap of 8.52 metres edged him ahead of long-time leader Wayne Pinnock of Jamaica.

Tentoglou reaches Istanbul final

Miltiadis (Miltos) Tentoglou, of Greece, makes an attempt in the men’s long jump qualification at the European Athletics Indoor Championships at Atakoy Arena in Istanbul, Friday.

Greek veteran Ntrismpioti wins gold in Munich

Antigoni Ntrismpioti (also spelled Drisbioti) has won the gold medal in the women’s 35km race walking at the European Athletics Championships 2022 in Munich.

Tentoglou narrowly misses out on Worlds gold

Olympic gold medallist Miltos Tentoglou narrowly missed out on the sole gold medal that has eluded him, i.e. that of the World Track & Field Championships, as in the early hours of Sunday (Greek time) he finished second in the long jump final.

Spartathlon returns and a Greek man wins it

Greek runner Fotis Zisimopoulos won the 39th Spartathlon, the ultra-marathon race from Athens to Sparta in southern Greece, on Saturday, by an impressive margin of one hour and 20 minutes.