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KAPLANIS Nikolaos
Sport Boccia, Para athletics, Para swimming
NPC Greece   
GenderMen
Age46
Place of BirthAthens, GRE
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Classification
F51
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began training in 1997, and competing in 1998.
Club / Team
AS Paska: Greece
General Interest
Hobbies
Table tennis, extreme sports, cars, motorsports. (NPC, 27 Aug 2012)
Impairment
He has quadriplegia. (paralympic.gr, 2012)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Ranking (30 Sep 2018) - Boccia
Rank Year Event Result
113 2018 Individual - BC4  
113 2018 Individual - BC4  
92 2019 Individual - BC4  
81 2019 Individual - BC4  
81 2019 Individual - BC4  
Paralympic Games - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
16 2012 Club Throw F31/32/51 18.82
  2012 Discus Throw F51/52/53  NoM
Paralympic Games - Para swimming
Rank Year Event Result
11 2004 50m Freestyle S2 1:22.69
12 2004 100m Freestyle S2 3:16.24
11 2004 50m Backstroke S2 1:24.43
World Championships - Para swimming
Rank Year Event Result
7 2002 50m Freestyle S2 1:21.48
6 2002 100m Freestyle S2 2:59.42
6 2002 50m Backstroke S2 1:22.08
  2002 150m Individual Medley SM2  DSQ