Aristotelis Gavelas

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Aristotelis Gavelas
Personal information
Born (1978-11-10) 10 November 1978 (age 38)
Country  Greece
Sport Athletics
Event(s) 100m, 60m
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s) 10.14 sec, 6.60 sec

Aristotelis ("Aris") Gavelas (born 10 November 1978) is a retired Greek sprinter who specialized in the 100 metres.

He finished sixth at the 2002 European Championships and won the gold medal at the 2001 Mediterranean Games, the latter in a career best time of 10.14 seconds. In Greece only Angelos Pavlakakis has run faster.[1] Gavelas also competed at the 2003 World Indoor Championships without reaching the finals.


Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Greece
1999 European U23 Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 11th (h) 100m 10.50 (wind: +1.6m/s)
8th 4x100 m relay 39.98
2001 Mediterranean Games Rades, Tunisia 1st 100 m 10.14 w
4th 4 × 100 m relay 40.22
2002 European Championships Munich, Germany 6th 100 m 10.36
11th (sf) 4 × 100 m relay 39.92
2003 World Indoor Championships Birmingham, United Kingdom 22nd (h) 60 m 6.72


  1. ^ Greek all-time list, men - The Athletics Site