Tag: Greek Pole Vault

Nicole becomes IAAF Diamond League champion

Greek pole-vaulter Nicole Kyriakopoulou earned herself a ”diamond” by clinching the top spot in the IAAF Diamond League final in Zurich on Thursday, just a few days after securing a bronze medal at the World Championships in Beijing. The 29-year-old jumper topped the event on the night clearing 4.77 meters,…

Greek Pole Vault Athlete Wins Bronze Medal in Beijing

Greek athlete Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou won the bronze medal at the women’s pole vault finals during the 15th IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China, on Wednesday, after clearing a 4.55 meter jump in the semis on Monday. Greece’s pole vault champion was rewarded with the bronze medal courtesy of a 4.80 meter clearance, offering her country one…