ATHENS — Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou on Wednesday congratulated two athletes for winning bronze medals at the Paralympic Games of Tokyo.
In a tweet, Sakellaropoulou said, "Warm congratulations to Panagiotis Triantafyllou and Dimosthenis Michalentzakis for the bronze medals in wheelchair fencing and swimming at the Paralympic Games of Tokyo! We are proud of our athletes, who give us all strength by their example."
Panagiotis Triantafyllou won in the Men s Wheelchair Fencing Sabre Individual category B Bronze Medal bout during the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo, Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2021.
Greece’s Dimitrios Karypidis competes in the Men’s 100m Backstroke S1 Swimming final at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre during the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo, Wednesday, Aug. 25, 2021. (Bob Martin for OIS via AP)