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KAMARAS Konstantinos
Sport Para athletics
NPC Greece   
GenderMen
Age23
Place of BirthKholargos, GRE
Height1.78 m
Weight 69 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T38, F38
Further Personal Information
Residence
Loughborough, ENG
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
English, Greek
Higher education
Management - Loughborough University: England
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the long jump before his injury at primary school.
Why this sport?
He tried a number of disciplines but chose the long jump because of its combination of speed and technique.
Club / Team
Kifisia Club: Athens, GRE
Name of coach
Chrysoula Orfanou [national], GRE; Despoina Pakou, GRE, from 2013
Senior International Debut
Year
2014
Competing for
Greece
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Swansea, WAL
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning silver at the 2014 European Championships in Swansea, Wales. (Athlete, 24 Oct 2015)
Most influential person in career
Coach Despoina Pakou. (Athlete, 24 Oct 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up on your goals, achieve the impossible." (Athlete, 24 Oct 2015)
Impairment
He has left side hemiplegia, a paralysis of the left side of the body resulting from a stroke. (Athlete, 24 Oct 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2015 Long Jump T38 5.66
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
2 2014 Long Jump T38 5.42