Katerina Stefanidi

OVERVIEW

Katerina Stefanidi

  • Pole vault
  • 2/1990
  • Sponsoring Partnership Since 2014
DISCOVER KATERINA

BIOGRAPHY

Katerina Stefanidi, born in Athens on February 4th 1990, is a Gold Olympic medalist and World Champion in Pole Vaulting. She has participated in the Olympic Games in London in 2012 and Rio in 2016 as well as in numerous World and European Athletics Championships.

She lives permanently in the USA.

Katerina found her way to the top at the Rio Olympics, managing to live up to the high expectations, winning the gold medal through her “flight” at 4.85m., in one of the most breathtaking finals of the Olympics, with 4 athletes surpassing 4.80m. (Stefanidi, Morris, McCartney, Boyd), giving Greece the first ever medal in the Pole Vault.

 

At the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, she won a gold medal and became an Olympic champion with a jump of 4.85 m. It was the first medal for Greece in pole vaulting.

ACHIEVEMENTS

2019
Diamond League
Brussels
1st place
2019
World Athletics Championships
Doha
3rd place
2018
European Athletics Championships
Berlin
1st place
2017
World Open Track and Field Championships
London
1st place
2017
European Indoor Track and Field Championships
Belgrade
1st place
2016
Olympics
Rio
1st place
2016
World Indoor Championship
Portland
3rd place

MEDIA