Vangelis Chimonas

Team:  Rebuild Construction Team
Vangelis Chimonas
Greek
Athens
1980
Rebuild Construction Team
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Crew:

Giannis Manolakis

George Zibary

Alexandros Kavvas

George Karystinaios

Vangelis Chimonas, born on April 12th 1980, entered the sailing world at the age of 11 y.o. in the Optimist class.
Then he switched to 420 and 470 classes, and finally joined the laser class in 1996.
Since then, he’s been actively involved in Laser class, winning the Greek Championship 9 times.
In 1998 he won his first silver medal (laser youth category) and in 2002 he won third place in the Laser World Championship.
He is a member of the Greek National Sailing Team and he took part in the Olympic Games of Athens, Beijing and London.
In 2014 he won second place in the Greek Match Racing Championship.