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Coronavirus Lockdown: Greece Bans Swimming, Fishing, Water Sports

Authorities in Greece have banned swimming, fishing and water sports as the country toughens up its already severe restrictions of movement to combat the...

Greece’s Andreas Vazaios Wins Second Gold Medal in Glasgow

Greece's swimming champion Andreas Vazaios won his second gold medal in Glasgow's European Short Course Swimming Championships on Sunday evening. Vazaios won the gold medal...

Greece’s Andreas Vazaios Breaks Greek and European Swimming Records

Greek swimmer Andreas Vazaios won the gold medal on Friday night in the 200-meter Independent Medley at the 25th European Swimming Championship in Glasgow,...

Greek Athlete Spiros Gianniotis to be Inducted Into Swimming Hall of Fame in 2020

The International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame announced on Saturday that Greek swimmer Spiros Gianniotis will be inducted into the Swimming Hall of Fame...

Did Ancient Greeks ‘Go to the Beach’?

Every summer, Greeks flock to the beaches of the Aegean and the Ionian seas to swim, get a tan or chill out in picturesque...

How Greek Athletes Fared on the 3rd Day of Rio Olympics

The third day of the Greek athletes in the Rio Olympics started with a great performance of the men's water polo team that ended...

Astonishing Percentage of Greek Beaches Found Suitable for Swimming

A report released by the European Environment Agency that assessed over 92% of Greece’s beaches found that the score is 97.2% on the rating...

Greece’s Andreas Vazaios Wins Gold in 200m IM Swimming

Greece’s Andreas Vazaios picked up the men’s 200-meter Individual Medley title at he 2016 European Aquatics Championships in London. Vazaios turned in a top time...

Lonely Planet: Best Beaches of the Ionian Islands

Lonely Planet travel site compiled a list of the best beaches of the Ionian islands. Whether it be the stunning turquoise waters or dreamy...

Greek Long Distance Swimmer Gianniotis Finishes Third in World Aquatics Championships

Spyros Gianniotis won the bronze medal in the 10 kilometer open water race in the 2015 FINA World Aquatics Championships in Kazan, Russia. Gainniotis, who hails...

XTERRA: 2nd Greek Triathlon Championship

XTERRA, one of the world’s premier triathlon Championships will be held in 2014 in Greece, for the second time. After the success of the...

Swimmer Spyros Gianniotis Undefeated in 2012

Swimmer Spyros Gianniotis has been unbeatable during the year 2012. He competed in 10km open water swimming. The Greek champion beat his challengers yesterday in...

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