Anninos Marcoullides

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Anninos Marcoullides (Greek: Άννινος Μαρκουλλίδης; born 8 February 1971 in Limassol, Lemesos) is a Cypriot retired sprinter who specialized in 100 and 200 metre races. He carried the flag for Cyprus at the opening ceremony of the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia.[1]

Marcoullides, competed from 1992 until 2004 and represented the island in four Olympic Games in Barcelona, Atlanta, Sydney and Athens. His best achievement was finishing in 15th place in the Atlanta 100 metres.[2]

International competitions[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Cyprus
1990 World Junior Championships Plovdiv, Bulgaria 39th (h) 100m 10.90 (wind: -0.2 m/s)
25th (h) 200m 21.88 (wind: +0.6 m/s)
European Championships Split, Yugoslavia 18th (h) 200m 21.41 w (wind: +2.4 m/s)
1994 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 12th (sf) 100m 10.53 (wind: +1.7 m/s)
12th (sf) 200m 21.06 (wind: +1.7 m/s)
1997 Universiade Catania, Italy 3rd 200 m 20.72
Mediterranean Games Bari, Italy 2nd 100 m 10.23
1998 European Indoor Championships Valencia, Spain 2nd 200 m 20.65
Commonwealth Games Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 4th 200 m 20.43
2001 Mediterranean Games Tunis, Tunisia 3rd 100 m 10.21 w
1st 200 m 20.60

Personal bests[edit]


  1. ^ sports-reference
  2. ^ Leonidou, Leo (2007). "Steroids claim engulfs former sprint star". Cyprus Mail. Archived from the original on 2007-09-30. Retrieved 2007-05-25.