Byron Kokkalanis, the windsurfing champion and his coach, Nikos Kaklamanakis, spoke about the way COVID-19 changed their everyday life and about their effort to make history in Olympic Games.
Byron Kokkalanis is the best medal prospect of Greece in Olympic Games of Tokyo. Nikos Kaklamanakis is the living legend of windsurfing, the Golden medalist of Atlanta and silver medalist of Athens. As a member of the sponsoring scheme “We support the new generation of Olympic Medalists”, Byron Kokkalanis gave an interview together with his coach and talked about their sport, their new training schedule and their goals.
The Greek champion, who was in the home stretch for the Tokyo Olympics, spoke about the postponement of the world’s biggest sporting event and about the way he is going to keep fighting till the end for the 2021 Games. Also, he conversated the working methods of a champion like Nikos Kaklamanakis, who later stated that Kokkalanis has all that it takes in order to make history in Tokyo.
Kokkalanis underlined the importance of the aid provided by bwin, which continues to support him unconditionally in this difficult period and spoke about the future of windsurfing and about the importance of the mental factor in sports.