Our fencing Champion, Dora Gkountoura, spoke on the impact of the coronavirus pandemic in sports and how that changed her everyday life. She shared her thoughts and made a wish for the future of sports.
Dora Gkountoura is a member of the bwinners team and she analyzed how her daily routine has changed due to the coronavirus pandemic, as well as how she managed to adjust her training program during this period.
Competitions and events all over the world were either canceled or suspended and this break came shortly after her great success, wining the bronze medal in the “Acropolis” tournament in Athens. She was just a step away from qualifying to the Tokyo Olimpics when everything halted.
The Greek Champion, who is a member of the scheme “Next Generation of Olympic Medalists”, sponsored by bwin, spoke about the challenges she faced when her daily life had to change, and how she managed to cope with the new extraordinary situation. She also revealed the training program she followed, which allowed her to remain competitive and in good shape.
Finally, she shared her thoughts on the postponement of the Olympic Games and made a wish for the future of sports.