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KAKOSAIOS Evangelos
Sport Shooting Para sport
NPC Greece   
GenderMen
Age50
Place of BirthElefsina, GRE
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Impaired muscle power
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
SH2
Further Personal Information
Family
Wife Giota, children Nikodimo and Marina
Higher education
Hellenic Army Academy: Greece
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2004.
Club / Team
AS Triptolemos: Athens, GRE
Name of coach
Thodoris Kottaras [national]
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Nothing is impossible." (Facebook page, 2015)
Other sports
Prior to his impairment he competed in athletics [discus] at national level in Greece. (Facebook page, 2015)
Impairment
He has had quadriplegia since 2001 due to a rheumatic condition that affects joints and muscles. (Facebook page, 2015)
Other information
OTHER STUDIES
He has also studied mathematics at the University of the Aegean in Samos, Greece. (Facebook page, 2015)

OTHER ACTIVITIES
He has served as president of the AS Triptolemos Para sports club in Athens, Greece, and served as a lieutenant colonel in the Greek Army. (Facebook page, 2015)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
14 2008 Air Rifle Prone SH2 597
13 2008 Air Rifle Standing SH2 596
23 2012 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 596
13 2012 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 597
Qualification 2016 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 622.8
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
  2006 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2  DNS
  2006 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2  DNS
18 2010 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2  
  2010 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2  DNS
4 2014 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 167.6
53 2014 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 623.2
15 2018 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 627.0
20 2019 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 626.3
45 2019 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 628.5
33 2019 R9 - 50m Rifle Prone SH2 600.1
World Cup (Szczecin)
Rank Year Event Result
30 2016 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 616.1
38 2016 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 622.3
17 2018 R9 - 50m Rifle Prone SH2 600.2
19 2018 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 622.3
15 2018 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 630.9
33 2019 R9 - 50m Rifle Prone SH2 602.9
19 2019 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 624.5
27 2019 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 628.9
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
12 2013 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 622.8
20 2013 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 628.8
10 2018 R4 - 10m Air Rifle Standing SH2 623.9
12 2018 R5 - 10m Air Rifle Prone SH2 631.3