Greece – the cradle of sports! Kalokagatia, the Greek philosophy of noble and ethical conduct, combining beauty with goodness, gave rise to ancient sport. Subsequently, the First Olympic Games held in Greece in 1896 resurrected modern sport. And then you know. ()
The IFA World Armwrestling Championships planned for next year will be held in Greece and I (I don't know about you?) see it as a symbol. It's true that there was no armwrestling at the ancient games...
Greece's representatives won twelve medals at this year's World Championships.
Gold was won by: Ioannis Patsenko; Christos Papadopoulos; Efstathios Iakovidis; Konstantinos Petridis.
Silver was won by: Ilias Petridis; Ioannis Patsenko; Christos Papadopoulos; Efstathios Iakovidis; Dimitrios Filikidis; Konstantinos Petridis.
Bronze: Ilias Petridis; Ioannis Patsenko.