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TZORTZAKIS Polychronis
Greece
GRE
PolychronisTzortzakis
Date of Birth03/01/1989 - CHANIA (GRE)
Age26
Height184 cm/6'0"
Weight77kg/169lbs
GenderM
DateEventsResults
Individual Time Trial 1:09:24.51 (35)
Road Race DNF

Profile

NicknamePol
School, universityKapodistrian University of Athens
Started competing2004
Language(s) spokenGreek (native), English, French
Club nameCC Villeuvene St.Germain (France)
CoachPanagiotis Marentakis (personal)
Hobbies

Cooking, dancing, watching films

Major sporting achievements

2014 NCh time trial - 1st
2010 ECh (U23) road - 13th

Key: OG = Olympic Games | YOG = Youth Olympic Games |WCh = World Championships | WJCh = World Junior Championships | ECh = European Championship | EJCh = European Junior Championships |NCh = National Championships | NJCh = National Junior Championships

Additional information / What would you like people to know about you?

He started cycling in 2004 in his home town of Chania in the island of Crete, following the footsteps of his older brother who was already in the sport.

Since 2012, he has competed for a number of French amateur cycling teams and races in the first division of the French Cup.

On having to spend time competing away from Greece, he says: "I really miss the sunny weather and the beach at home."

Please note biographical data has been provided in collaboration with NOCs and edited by BEGOC.
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