first_imgKaterina Stefanidi won the gold medal in the pole vault final on Thursday at the European Athletics Championship in Berlin with a leap of 4.85 meters. But the good news for Greece does not stop there as Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou took second place in the same event jumping 4.80 meters. Third place was taken by Great Britain’s Holly Bradshaw.The golden girl of Greek track and field that has been starring in recent years on international competition, Stefanidi went for 4.96 meters but failed to clear it in three attempts.A third Greek participant, Eleni Polak, also took part in the event but failed to clear 4.30 meters.That championship record feeling! ?Already assured of back-to-back European pole vault titles, @KatStefanidi has just improved her championship record to 4.85m!#EC2018 #TheMoment pic.twitter.com/XJd3CTFs4TCongratulations for Gold?& Silver ? in #polevault to @KatStefanidi & @N_Kyriakopoulou European Athletics Championship. You made us proud again!#EC2018 #Berlin2018 #Greece pic.twitter.com/Q4tFeF41Mc— Greek Consulate NY (@GreeceinNewYork) August 9, 2018— European Athletics (@EuroAthletics) August 9, 2018Katerina Stefanidi and Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou in the pole vault final on Thursday at the European Athletics Championship in Berlin, August 9, 2018. (Photo by Eurokinissi)Katerina Stefanidi and Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou in the pole vault final on Thursday at the European Athletics Championship in Berlin, August 9, 2018. (Photo by Eurokinissi)Katerina Stefanidi and Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou in the pole vault final on Thursday at the European Athletics Championship in Berlin, August 9, 2018. (Photo by Eurokinissi)Katerina Stefanidi and Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou in the pole vault final on Thursday at the European Athletics Championship in Berlin, August 9, 2018. (Photo by Eurokinissi)Katerina Stefanidi and Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou in the pole vault final on Thursday at the European Athletics Championship in Berlin, August 9, 2018. (Photo by Eurokinissi)Katerina Stefanidi and Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou in the pole vault final on Thursday at the European Athletics Championship in Berlin, August 9, 2018. (Photo by Eurokinissi)Katerina Stefanidi and Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou in the pole vault final on Thursday at the European Athletics Championship in Berlin, August 9, 2018. (Photo by Eurokinissi)Katerina Stefanidi and Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou in the pole vault final on Thursday at the European Athletics Championship in Berlin, August 9, 2018. (Photo by Eurokinissi)Katerina Stefanidi and Nikoleta Kyriakopoulou in the pole vault final on Thursday at the European Athletics Championship in Berlin, August 9, 2018. (Photo by Eurokinissi)TweetPinShare1313 Shareslast_img