Marianna Zachariadi

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Marianna Zachariadi
Marianna Zachariadi ai XVI Giochi del Mediterraneo - 2.JPG
Zachariadi at the 2009 Mediterranean Games
Medal record
Mediterranean Games
Silver medal – second place 2009 Pescara Pole vault
Commonwealth Games
Silver medal – second place 2010 New Dehli Pole vault

Marianna Zachariadi (Greek: Μαριάννα Ζαχαριάδη; 25 February 1990 – 29 April 2013)[1] was a Greek pole vaulter who later competed for Cyprus.[2]

She won silver in pole vault at the 2009 Mediterranean Games as well as at the 2010 Commonwealth Games.[3] Zachariadi died in 2013, aged 23, of Hodgkin's lymphoma, which had been diagnosed in 2011.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "European Athletics mourns passing of Marianna Zachariadi". european-athletics.org. Archived from the original on 1 May 2013. Retrieved 30 April 2013.
  2. ^ "IAAF profile". iaaf.org. Retrieved 30 April 2013.
  3. ^ http://www.aipsmedia.com/index.php?page=news&cod=10517&tp=n#.Vs7_uZMrJsM