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PANANOS Nikolaos
Sport Boccia
NPC Greece   
GenderMen
Age50
Place of BirthAthens, GRE
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Classification
BC3
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He first tried the sport in 2006, and began competing the following year.
Club / Team
DP PWD Special Olympics: Greece
Name of coach
Georgios Tzimas [national], GRE
Senior International Debut
Year
2007
Competing for
Greece
General Interest
Awards and honours
He and fellow Greek boccia players Grigorios Polychronidis and Anna Ntenta were named the 2015 Best Team of the Year with an Impairment by the Panhellenic Association of Sports Press [PSAT] in Greece. (paralympic.org, 04 Jan 2016)
Impairment
He has cerebral palsy. (disabled.gr, 22 May 2006)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
1 2012 Pairs - BC3  
23 2012 Individual - BC3  
3 2016 Pairs - BC3  
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
12 2010 Individual - BC3  
4 2010 Pairs - BC3  
4 2014 Pairs - BC3  
42 2014 Individual - BC3  
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
12 2013 Individual - BC3  
3 2015 Pairs - BC3  
World Ranking (09 Nov 2015)
Rank Year Event Result
42 2015 Individual - BC3  
42 2015 Individual - BC3  
54 2016 Individual - BC3  
84 2016 Individual - BC3