MINASIDIS Dimitris < Back  
Sport Weightlifting
CGA Cyprus   
Gender Men
Born 29 Apr 1989
Height1.64 m
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Paphos, CYP
Occupation Athlete
Languages English, Greek, Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He began weightlifting at age 14 in Paphos, Cyprus.
Why this sport? His friends were involved in the sport, and he discovered that he also enjoyed it.
General Interest
Most influential person in career His mother. (Athlete, 04 Nov 2014)
Injuries He has suffered knee injuries during his career. (Athlete, 04 Nov 2014)
Sporting philosophy / motto "The secret to success is hard training, a hard programme to follow, and clearly the right guidance from your coach." (24h.com.cy, 18 Apr 2015)
Awards and honours He carried the Queen's Baton during the relay for the 2018 Commonwealth Games Gold Coast, QLD, Australia. (Instagram profile, 02 Sep 2018)