Sideris Tasiadis

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Sideris Tasiadis
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Medal record
Men's canoe slalom
Competitor for  Germany
Olympic Games
Silver 2012 London C-1
World Championships
Silver 2010 Tacen C-1 Team
Silver 2011 Bratislava C-1 Team
Silver 2013 Prague C-1 Team
European Championships
Gold 2012 Augsburg C-1
Silver 2011 La Seu d'Urgel C-1 Team
Silver 2012 Augsburg C-1 Team
Silver 2013 Kraków C-1
Silver 2013 Kraków C-1 Team
Bronze 2009 Nottingham C-1 Team

Sideris Tasiadis (born 7 May 1990, Augsburg) is a German slalom canoer of Greek descent who has competed since the mid-2000s. He lived in Thrace, Greece for 10 years during his childhood.

In 2012, he won a silver medal in the men's C-1 at the London Olympic Games behind Tony Estanguet (FRA) and beating two time Olympic Champion Michal Martikán (SVK).

He also won three silver medals in the C-1 team event at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships, earning them in 2010, 2011 and 2013. Tasiadis won six medals at the European Championships (1 gold, 4 silvers and 1 bronze).

Tasiadis won the overall world cup title in the C-1 category in 2013.

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