Greek Olympians with the most participations in Olympic Events in Athletics

  1. RENOS FRAGOUDAKIS: (1909 – 1986) 7 Participations: 1928(100m., 200m., 4X100m., 4Χ400m.), 1932(4Χ100m.), 1936(100m., 200m.).
  2. VOULA PATOULIDOU: (1965) 6 Participations: 1988(100m., 4Χ100m.) 1992(100m. Hurdles 1st win), 1996 (Long Jump), 2000(100μ, 4Χ100m.).
  3. DIMITRIS KARABATIS: (1899 – 1964) 6 Participations: 1920(100m., 200m.), 1924 (Discus Throw – Shot Put), 1928 (Discus Throw – Shot Put).
  4. KATERINA KOFFA: (1969) 5 Participations: 1988(4Χ100m.), 1996(100m., 200m.), 2000(200μ, 4Χ100m.).
  5. PERIKLIS IAKOVAKIS: (1979) 5 Participations: 2000(400 Hurdles, 4Χ100), 2004(400 Hurdles, 4Χ100), 2008(400 Hurdles).
  6. GEORGE TSAKANIKAS: (1934) 4 Participations: 1956(Shot Put 8th ), 1960(Shot Put), 1964(Shot Put – Discus Throw).
  7. ALEXANDROS PAPADIMITRIOU: (1973) 4 Participations: 1996(Hammer Throw), 2000(Hammer Throw), 2004(Hammer Throw), 2008(Hammer Throw).
  8. ANASTASIA KELESIDOU: (1972) 3 Participations: 1996(Discus Throw), 2000(Discus Throw 2nd), 2004(Discus Throw 2nd).
  9. NIKI MPAKOGIANNI: (1968) 3 Participations: 1992(High Jump), 1996(High Jump 2nd), 2000(High Jump).
  10. CHRIS PAPANIKOLAOU: (1941) 3 Participations: 1964(Pole Vault), 1968(Pole Vault 4th), 1972(Pole Vault).
  11. NIKI KSANTHOU: (1973) 3 Participations: 1996(Long Jump 4th), 2000(Long Jump), 2004(Long Jump).
  12. OLGA VASDEKI: (1973) 3 Participations: 1996(Triple Jump 5th), 2000(Triple Jump), 2004(Triple Jump).
  13. STELLA TSIKOUNA: (1972) 3 Participations: 1996(Discus Throw), 2000(Discus Throw 5th), 2004(Discus Throw).
  14. NIKOS SYLLAS: (1914 – 1978) 3 Participations: 1936(Discus Throw 6th), 1948(Discus Throw), 1952(Discus Throw).
  15. KOSTAS KOUKODIMOS: (1969) 3 Participations: 1992(Long Jump 6th), 1996(Long Jump), 2000(Long Jump).
  16. KATERINA VOGOLI: (1970) 3 Participations: 1996(Discus Throw), 2000(Discus Throw), 2004(Discus Throw).
  17. ANNA VEROULI: (1965) 3 Participations: 1984(Javelin Throw), 1988(Javelin Throw), 1992(Javelin Throw).
  18. IRAKLIS SAKELLAROPOULOS: (1888 – 1961) 3 Participations: 1912(Marathon), 1920(Marathon), 1924(Marathon).
  19. MICHALIS KOUSIS: (1953) 3 Participations: 1976(Marathon), 1980(Marathon), 1984(Marathon).
  20. STELIOS DIMOTSIOS: (1974) 3 Participations: 2000(4Χ400), 2004(4Χ400), 2008(4Χ400)

There are also, throughout the greek Athletics history, 6 athletes who have competed twice in Olympic Games, but with 7, 6 or 4 participations in events. They are the following:

  1. NIKOS GEORGANTAS: (1880 – 1949) 7 Participations: 1904 (Tug of War 5th, Shot Put, Discus Throw 3rd), 1908 (Shot Put, Discus Throw, Discus Throw Greek Style 6th, Javelin Throw).
  2. VAGELIS MIROPOULOS: (1905 – 1979) 6 Participations: 1928(400m., 110 Hurdles, 400m. Hurdles, 4Χ400), 1932(400 Hurdles 4Χ100).
  3. STEFANOS PETRAKIS: (1924), 6 Participations: 1948(100m., 200m., 400m., 4Χ400m.), 1952(100m., 200m.).
  4. CHRIS MANTIKAS: (1907 – 1969) 6 Participations: 1932 (400m., 110 Hurdles, 400m. Hurdles, 4Χ100), 1936(110m. Hurdles, 400m. Hurdles 6th).
  5. AGELLOS LABROU: (1910 – 1973) 5 Participations: 1928(100m., 200m., 4Χ100m.) 1932(100m.,4Χ100m.).
  6. KONSTANTINOS TSIKLITIRAS: (1888 – 1913) 4 Participations: 1908 (Standing Long Jump 2nd and Standing High Jump 2nd), 1912 (Standing Long Jump 1st and Standing High Jump 3rd).