Dimos Mpouloukos

October 17, 2019

World Beach Games: Spain topped the medals table

The inaugural ANOC World Beach Games in Doha, which wrapped up on 16 October, was highly successful for Mediterranean athletes, with Spain topping the medals table and Italy occupying third place. The […]
October 16, 2019

Cypriot windsurfer Cariolou qualifies for fifth Olympics

Cypriot windsurfer Andreas Cariolou secured a spot at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 while competing at the 2019 RS:X Windsurfing World Championships (OQ) in Torbole, Italy. Cariolou is the first Cypriot athlete […]
October 14, 2019

The Mediterranean Games in the IOC Olympic Hilights

The latest news of the International Committee of Mediterranean Games included in the today’s edition of the Olympic Hilights, the weekly newsletter of the International Olympic Committee. According to the Olympic Hilights: […]
October 12, 2019

Kenya’s Kipchoge busts mythical two-hour marathon barrier

Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge on Saturday made history, busting the mythical two-hour barrier for the marathon on a specially prepared course in a huge Vienna park. With an unofficial time of 1hr 59min […]
October 11, 2019

Stefanidi and Lavillenie were elected to the IAAF Athletes’ Commission

Pole vault athletes Katerina Stefanidi and Renaud Lavillenie were elected to the Athletes’ Commission of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). The Greek Stefanidi, the French Lavillenie and four other athletes […]
October 10, 2019

IOC President awarded highest Greek Order

The IOC President has been honoured with the highest distinction of the Hellenic Republic, the Grand Cross of the Order of the Phoenix, by the President of the Hellenic Republic, Prokopis Pavlopoulos, during a ceremony that took place at the Presidential Mansion in Athens, Greece. Speaking at the ceremony, Greek […]
October 9, 2019

Serbia men’s volleyball team crowned European champion

Serbia was crowned European champion as they secured an amazing victory over Slovenia at the Men’s EuroVolley finals in Paris on 29 September. The Serbian team clinched the gold medal by beating […]
October 8, 2019

The Mediterranean countries won 10 medals at the World Αthletics Championships

The World Athletics Championship ended last Sunday in Doha, Qatar. The Mediterranean countries won 10 medals, with France being the only country to win two, one silver and one bronze.Quentin Bigot won […]
October 5, 2019

Cyprus celebrated the Olympic Day

On September 22, the celebration of the Olympic Day for 2019 took place in Cyprus. On that occasion, the Olympic House turned into an Olympic Park and offered Cypriots and visitors the […]