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Stefanos
Paparounas
GreeceGreece, GRE
Diving

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
22 January 1990
Height
172 cm
Weight
61 kg
Residence
Athens, GRE
Languages
Greek

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He first tried diving at age four.

General Interest

Injuries
In early 2015 he suffered a leg injury and was unable to compete for two months. (gazzetta.gr, 27 Mar 2015)

He sustained a heel injury in 2012. He recovered in time to compete at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (grreporter.info, 24 Jul 2012)
Other information
ALMOST QUITTING
In late 2011 he considered giving up diving because of financial reasons. He decided to continue and the following year he competed at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (grreporter.info, 24 Jul 2012)

TATTOO
He has a tattoo on his left shoulder of the first two stanzas of 'Hymn to Liberty', the Greek national anthem, (anticommento.wordpress.com, 04 Jul 2016)