Another exciting day for our Greek athletes competing at the Olympic Games 2012 in London. The first good news was the qualification of Greek team of Papachristos/Tziallas/ Tsilis/ Christou in semi-finals Men’s Four Sculls Coxless. They ended second in their category with time 6:02.,61 after USA (6:01.72) and before Germany (6:04.61).
Stergios Papachristou, Yiannis Tsillis, Giorgos Tsialas, Yiannis Christou
Right after the men’s semi-finals, another Greek crew qualified for the finals. Christina Giazitzidou and AlexandraTsiavou ended second in semi-finals Women’s Lightweight Double Sculls. With time 07:09.01 The Greek crew came after the UK (7.05.90) and before Germany ( 7:10.16).
Rowing finals in the above mentioned categories are scheduled: Womens’ Double Scull at 12:00 pm and Mens’ Four Sculls at 12:30 pm on Saturday, 4. August 2012.
Go, Go, Go, Greek Crews! And Keep Rowing!
PS Rowing is one of my favorite sports. Quick and all muscles in full power.