Paraskevi PAPACHRISTOU

Paraskevi  PAPACHRISTOU - Greece - 2016 bronze medal at Europeans & 8th at Rio Olympics.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 09 July 2016

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Monday, 17 April 1989
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Athens, Greece.
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Greece
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Paraskevi PAPACHRISTOU - Greece - 2016 bronze medal at Europeans & 8th at Rio Olympics.

Paraskevi Papachristou in action at the European Championships in Amsterdam.

She took the lead with her first jump (14.31m) and increased it in the second (14.45m)

until Hanna Knyazyeva-Minenko jumped 14.51w in the third round. Patricia Mamona's

last jump however was the best of the competition and Paraskevi  was pushed into

third place and the bronzw medal

 

2016 European Athletics Championships. Amsterdam.

Women's triple jump final.


 1.     Patrícia Mamona  Portugal    
 14.58 NR
 2.     Hanna Knyazyeva-Minenko  Israel  14.51w
 3.     Paraskevi Papachristou  Greece  14.47
 4.      Anna Jagaciak-Michalska  Poland  14.40w
 5.      Susana Costa   Portugal  14.34
 6.      Olha Saladukha  Ukraine  14.23

 

 

A month later in Rio de Janeiro she finished 8th at the Rio Games.

 

 

2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.

Women's triple jump final.


 1.     Caterine Ibargüen     Colombia    15.17 SB
 2.     Yulimar Rojas     Venezuela   
   14.98
 3.     Olga Rypakova     Kazakhstan    14.74 SB
 4.     Keturah Orji     United States    14.71
NR
 5.    Hanna Knyazyeva-Minenko     Israel    14.68 SB
 6.     Patrícia Mamona     Portugal    14.65
NR
 7.     Kimberly Williams     Jamaica    14.53

 8.     Paraskevi Papachristou  
    Greece  
   14.26