Olive Wreaths for Paris Marathon Winners

The winners of the Paris Marathon were for the first time offered symbolic olive wreaths from trees planted at the Tomb of Marathon. The 38th...

From Peloponnese to Norwich: A Brit’s Epic Bicycle Ride for Health Awareness

It has taken 30 years, but a Norwich man is attempting an epic 2,000-mile return bike ride from Greece to Norfolk. Paul Strong, 55,...

Greeks of Sochi Ready to Host Olympic Games

The opening ceremony of the Winter Olympic Games 2014 in  Sochi, Russia, is taking place February 7 at 6.30 p.m. The Greek mountainous village...

Greek Basketball Coach Itoudis Voted Best in Russian League

Greek basketball coach Dimitris Itoudis was voted coach of the year in Russia's VTB league, leading CSKA to a great season culminating in the...

The Independent Reports on Greek Olympic Mission Overspending Despite Crisis

While the UK is spending millions of pounds to organize the opening ceremony of the London Olympics 2012 and another 40,000 pounds because someone...

Fanis Gekas Officially Part of Turkish Samsunspor Football Squad

Greek football striker Fanis Gekas has officially become a player for the Turkish football club Samsunspor. After passing all medical exams and appearing before...

Mike Zambidis Wins W5 Grand Prix KO Tournament in Moscow (video)

Mike Zambidis entered Saturday's four-man 71 kg. W5 Grand Prix KO tournament as the definite favorite and he delivered with a tournament win. The preliminary...

Greece Medals in Mediterranean Games

David Kavelasvili won two gold medals in Weightlifting representing Greece on June 26, participating in the 17th Mediterranean Games 2013 that take place in...

#TeamRefugees: Heroic Syrian Refugee Who Saved 20 Lives, Will Swim at Rio 2016 [video]

Yusra Mardini has already proven what she is made of as the 18-year old swimmer from Syria saved the lives of 20 fellow refugees...

German Experts Predict Six London Olympic Medals for Greece

As is customary, before the Olympic Games begin in each hosting country, experts from around the world make their predictions about how many and...