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Evangelia PLATANIOTI
Sport Artistic Swimming
NOC Greece   
GenderWomen
Born09 Aug 1994 in Athens, GRE
Height1.70 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, German, Greek
Higher education
Business Administration - University of Piraeus: Greece
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport at age seven in Athens, Greece.
Why this sport?
"I started with classical swimming and rhythmic gymnastics and then I went to the swimming pool and watched the other children do synchronised swimming, then I wanted to do it myself. So I asked my parents to sign me up."
Club / Team
Nautical Club of Metamorphosis: Greece
Name of coach
Maria Thivaiou [national], GRE; Natalia Cherneska, GRE; Anna Tares, ESP
International Debut
Year
2010
Competing for
Greece
General Interest
Hobbies
Socialising, going for walks, listening to music. (kingsport.gr, 15 Mar 2017)
Hero / Idol
Russian artistic swimmer Natalia Ischenko. (Athlete 22 Apr 2012)
Injuries
She missed the 2018 World Series event in Syros, Greece, due to an appendicitis operation. (fina.org, 16 Jun 2018)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (Instagram profile, 29 Jul 2019)
Other information
TV APPEARANCE
In late 2017 she took part in the Greek reality TV show 'Nomads'. (peoplegreece.com, 15 Dec 2017; aquafeed24.com, 27 Sep 2017)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
10 2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Duet 171.855
8 2012 London, ENG Duet 178.560
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
7 2019 Gwangju, KOR Solo Technical Routine 86.292
7 2019 Gwangju, KOR Solo Free Routine 88.666
8 2019 Gwangju, KOR Team Free Routine  
6 2019 Gwangju, KOR Free Routine Combination  
9 2019 Gwangju, KOR Duet Technical Routine 86.497 
8 2019 Gwangju, KOR Team Technical Routine  
9 2019 Gwangju, KOR Duet Free Routine 87.333
7 2017 Budapest, HUN Solo Free Routine 88.000
7 2017 Budapest, HUN Solo Technical Routine 86.532
7 2017 Budapest, HUN Free Routine Combination 87.000
9 2017 Budapest, HUN Duet Technical Routine 85.743
8 2017 Budapest, HUN Duet Free Routine 87.633
8 2015 Kazan, RUS Solo Technical Routine 85.373
10 2015 Kazan, RUS Solo Free Routine 86.333
9 2015 Kazan, RUS Duet Free Routine 85.833
10 2015 Kazan, RUS Team Free Routine 85.833
8 2015 Kazan, RUS Duet Technical Routine 85.388
12 2015 Kazan, RUS Team Technical Routine 82.390 
8 2015 Kazan, RUS Free Routine Combination 86.667
8 2013 Barcelona, ESP Team Free Routine 85.060
7 2013 Barcelona, ESP Duet Free Routine 87.980
8 2013 Barcelona, ESP Team Technical Routine 86.400
7 2013 Barcelona, ESP Free Routine Combination 86.850
7 2013 Barcelona, ESP Duet Technical Routine 88.300
11 2011 Shanghai, CHN Duet Technical Routine 87.200
10 2011 Shanghai, CHN Duet Free Routine 86.950
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
5 2018 Glasgow, SCO Solo Free Routine 89.400
4 2018 Glasgow, SCO Solo Technical Routine 87.593
4 2018 Glasgow, SCO Free Routine Combination 88.066
5 2018 Glasgow, SCO Team Technical Routine  
5 2018 Glasgow, SCO Team Free Routine  
6 2018 Glasgow, SCO Duet Technical Routine 85.394
5 2018 Glasgow, SCO Duet Free Routine 89.166
4 2016 London, ENG Solo Technical Routine 86.058
5 2016 London, ENG Solo Free Routine 88.966 
5 2016 London, ENG Free Routine Combination 87.000
6 2014 Berlin, GER Solo 172.341 
4 2014 Berlin, GER Free Routine Combination 85.733
6 2014 Berlin, GER Team 165.987 
5 2012 Eindhoven, NED Duet 89.220
6 2012 Eindhoven, NED Team 85.180
4 2012 Eindhoven, NED Free Routine Combination 85.940
FINA World Trophy
Rank Year Venue Event Result
6 2013 Mexico City, MEX Total 274.166