National Indoor Races


On the 21st of February the National Indoor Rowing Races were held on the Recreation Room of Ayios Athanasios Gymnasium. The event was very successful in terms of organization and participation.

The spectators were able to track the course of the race of each category on a big screen on the wall, as the races were following the venue race system.

There were 6 rowing clubs participating in the event with a total of 70 athletes, which is a record for such an event considering Cyprus standards.

Our club, which was participating for the first time in an official event held by the Cyprus Rowing Confederation, had a total of 15 athletes racing and achieved the first place among the other clubs. Our athletes managed to win 4 gold, 2 silver and 4 bronze medals.

Gold medals were won by:

  • Marian Schini in Women Category
  • Dimitros Papadopoulos in Junior A Men Category
  • Silia Lanitis in Junior A Women Category
  • Stavriana Charalambous in Junior D Women Category and also made a New National Record in that category with 1.55.9/500m

Silver medals were won by:

  • Mate Ivanszky in Men Category
  • Ioulia Ivanszky in Junior A Women Category

Bronze medals were won by:

  • Leonardos Papadopoulos in Men Category
  • Andreas Christofi in Junior B Men Category
  • Alexandros Xenofontos in Junior C Men Category
  • Ioanna Makrigiorgi in Junior C Women Category

Rest of the athletes participating:

  • Yiorgos Savvides in Men Category (4th out of 5 athletes)
  • Christos Athinodorou in Junior B Men Category (7th out of 12 athletes)
  • Theodotos Papamichalopoulos in Junior A Men Category (10th out of 12 athletes)
  • Danae Evlogimenou in Junior B Women Category (4th out of 5 athletes)
  • Aristos Charalambous in Junior D Men Category (5th out of 7 athletes)