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KARAMINAS Georgios
Sport Para athletics
NPC Greece   
GenderMen
Age58
Place of BirthVolos, GRE
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Spinal Cord Injuries
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
F52
Further Personal Information
Residence
Athens, GRE
Occupation
Athlete
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 1987.
Club / Team
Paska: Athens, GRE
Name of coach
Angeliki Bampatsikou
General Interest
Hobbies
Music. (paralympic.gr, 01 Sep 2012)
Impairment
He was involved in a car accident, which resulted in paraplegia. (paralympic.gr, 24 Dec 2006)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
7 2000 Javelin Throw F52 12.12
5 2000 Shot Put F52 7.01
2 2004 Shot Put F52 8.51 
10 2004 Javelin Throw F52-53 14.46 
9 2008 Shot Put F33/34/52 8.69
8 2008 Javelin Throw F33/34/52 16.45
  2012 Shot Put F52/53  NoM
5 2012 Javelin Throw F52-53 15.37
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
3 1998 Shot Put F52 6.18
7 1998 Javelin Throw F52 12.02
  2006 Shot Put F52  NoM
3 2006 Javelin Throw F52 16.01
8 2011 Shot Put F52/53 7.56
5 2011 Javelin Throw F52-53 15.49
8 2013 Shot Put F52/53 4.92
3 2013 Javelin Throw F52/53 15.54
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2014 Discus Throw F52 11.21