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GONIOS Nikolaos
Sport Boccia, Para athletics
NPC Greece   
GenderMen
Age43
Place of BirthAthens, GRE
Height1.76 m
Weight 60 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Classification
F32
Further Personal Information
Residence
Athens, GRE
Occupation
Retired
Languages
Greek
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up para-athletics in 2015.
Why this sport?
He began the sport as a hobby.
Club / Team
Herodicus Athletic Association of People with Disabilities: Komotini, GRE
Name of coach
Chrysoula Orfanou [national]; Nektarios Gialourakis, GRE
Senior International Debut
Year
2015
Competing for
Greece
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Qualifying for the 2015 World Championships in Doha, Qatar. (Athlete, 24 Oct 2015)
Most influential person in career
Coach Nektarios Gialourakis. (Athlete, 24 Oct 2015)
Impairment
He has muscular dystrophy, a condition that results in the progressive weakening and wasting of the muscles. (Athlete, 24 Oct 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
European Championships - Boccia
Rank Year Event Result
17 2019 Individual - BC2  
7 2019 Team - BC1-2  
World Ranking (31 Mar 2019) - Boccia
Rank Year Event Result
131 2019 Individual - BC2  
44 2019 Individual - BC2  
44 2019 Individual - BC2  
Paralympic Games - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
10 2016 Shot Put F32 7.00
5 2016 Club Throw F32 27.26
World Championships - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
7 2015 Shot Put F32 6.72
7 2015 Club Throw F32 25.94
European Championships - Para athletics
Rank Year Event Result
4 2016 Club Throw F32 30.76
4 2016 Shot Put F32 7.59