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Athletes

Kostas
Tsalkanis
GreeceGreece, GRE
Water polo

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
23 April 1982
Height
185 cm
Occupation
Athlete, Customs Officer
Languages
English, Greek, Spanish
Higher education
Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering - National Technical University of Athens: Greece

Sport Specific Information

Club / Team
Paleo Faliro: Greece
Name of coach
Thodoris Vlachos [national], GRE
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Goalkeeper
Handedness
Right

International Debut

Year
2010
Competing for
Greece

General Interest

Sporting philosophy / motto
"Take every chance. Drop every fear." (Facebook profile, 31 May 2015)
Awards and honours
He was named Best Goalkeeper for 2012 and 2014 by the Hellenic Swimming Federation. (LinkedIn profile, 01 Sep 2016)
Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the Olympic Games. (sport-fm.gr, 10 Mar 2015)
Other information
OCCUPATION
He works as a customs officer for a logistics company in Athens, Greece. (LinkedIn profile, 2018)