SwiminGreece was born out of love for swimming and Greece with a vision to make Greece an international center for open water swimming, open to people of all levels of swimming skill who share the same love.
Our people are committed to making your trip with SwiminGreece an exceptional experience that you will never forget, pulling from their skills, qualifications and experiences.
Take a moment to get to know some of the members of our team you’ll be interacting with throughout your trips. All our efforts point to the same direction: to make your SwiminGreece experience one worth doing again and again.
|Konstantinos Tsakiridis (Founder)|
|He first fell in love with the sea and swimming at the age of four and this love continues for his whole life. He worked for many years in the advertising industry as a Media Manager. His big dream is to make the Greeks seas and their wonderful swimming routes well known to swimmers from all over the world.|
|Vasilis Molochas (Swimming Guide)|
|He has been swimming since he was a kid. For many years he has been a very successful water polo athlete and continued his career as a coach in many men’s and women’s Greek polo teams, where he was responsible for the athletes’ training program and evaluation. He was the assistant coach of the Greek polo team Panionios GSS when it made it to the Len Trophy finals in 2008-09.|
|Christina Papadaki (Communication Assistant)|
|She has been swimming and playing music since she was four years old. All her life she’s been doing sports: swimming, gymnastics, tennis, volleyball, horseback riding, kung fu. She has been an active volunteer in Greek and European environmental projects, supporting the work of Greek NGOs and the Natura 2000 network.|
|Stathis Diamantis (Lifeguard)|
|He is a qualified lifeguard from the Greek state but his lifelong passion for lifeguarding and safety and his will to take top-level training led him to Australia, where he was qualified as a lifesaver from the Surf Life Saving Queensland.|
|Olga Christopoulou (Lifeguard)|
|For many years she has been working as a swimming coach and a lifeguard trainer. She is a qualified lifeguard, certified by the Greek Ministry of Citizen Protection and the Coast Guard Association.|
|Nikos Orfanos (Assistant Coordinator)|
|He has been a water polo athlete for many years. He is a traveler and a keen swimmer, very knowledgeable about interesting swimming routes in the Greek seas.|