USA Olympic Basketball Team Party in Mykonos [video]

The United States Olympic basketball team decided to relax in the shades of Mykonos blue just a few days after winning Gold at the...

Marko Marin Leaves Chelsea for Olympiakos [video]

Marko Marin, aged 27, has left Chelsea for a 3-year-deal with Greece's Olympiakos. His move away from London was confirmed on Tuesday following his...

Turkish Swimmer Makes 11km Swim From Turkey to Lesvos as Symbolic Gesture

In a symbolic gesture of Turkish-Greek friendship, Turkish long-distance swimmer Seda Kansuk swam the 11 kilometer distance between the coast of Turkey and Eftalou on...

Greek Olympic Team Received Aid from Fund for Developing Countries

Greek athletes received financial support from a fund allocated to athletes from developing countries said President of the Hellenic Olympic Academy, Isidoros Kouvelos. Kouvelos, who...

Regional Paragliding Competition Held in Konitsa

Hundreds of visitors flocked near the mountainous town of Konitsa, northwestern Greece, where the regional paragliding competition is being held during the past two...

Gold Medal Winner Stefanidi Bears Greek Flag in Rio Olympics Closing Ceremony

Gold medal winner Katerina Stefanidi entered Maracana stadium first waving the Greek flag for the closing ceremony of the 2016 Rio Olympics on Sunday...

Emotional Stefanidi Sings the Greek National Anthem on the Podium (video)

Greece heard its national anthem playing for the third time at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games as Katerina Stefanidi won gold in the Women's...

The Athletes Behind Greece’s 120 Years of Olympic Medals

Greece is the birthplace of the Olympics and ever since the revival of the Olympic Games in 1896, Greece has participated in all of the...

Spyros Louis: The Original Olympic Marathon Hero Who Did it All to Impress a...

How did a young man born into a poor peasant family who helped his father make a living as a water carrier plot to...

All 3 Greek Clubs With One Foot in Europa League Group Stage

All three teams representing Greece completed victoriously the first leg of the Europa League playoffs for the group stage, thereby keeping Greece in 15th...

Mantis-Kagialis Win Dinghy Sailing Bronze for Greece at Rio Olympics

Greek Panagiotis Mantis and Pavlos Kagialis gave Greece its fifth medal by winning Bronze at the Rio Olympics for the 470 Dinghy Sailing race...

Olympic Silver Open-Water Medalist Spiros Gianniotis Receives ‘Gold’ Reception in Athens

Crowds gathered to welcome Silver Medalist Spiros Gianniotis at Athens airport on Thursday, where he received a hero's welcome on Thursday. Two days after...