Elina TZENGKO javelin thrower | Biography, age, Height, Record, wiki

Elina TZENGKO (javelin thrower): Elina TZENGKO is One of the most beautiful and talented European athletes. She wears crowned as a women’s Rising Star for 2022. Also, she is a gold medalist in the European championship 2022 at the age of 19, and a silver medal holder in the World U20 Championship 2021 in Nairobi, Kenya as a javelin thrower.

Elina TZENGKO javelin thrower
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Achievements And Medals:

  • 1 X Silver: World U20 Championship 2nd place holder (Silver Medal) – 2021 in Nairobi, Kenya.
  • 1 X Gold: Youth Olympics first place (61.74m) – 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  • 1 X Gold: Balkan Championships First Place (61.42m) – 2021 inSmederevo, Serbia.
  • 1 X Gold: European U20 Championship first place (61.18m) -2021 in Tallinn, Estonia.
  • 1 X Gold: European Championships first place (65.18m its her personal best) -2022 in Munich, Germany

Who is Elina TZENGKO? Bio, Age, Nationality, Coach

Elina TZENGKO is a world-class Greek javelin thrower. Elina TZENGKO was born on 2 September 2002 in Nea Kallikrateia, Chalkidiki, Greece. She is now 20 years old. Her early life spends there along with her family.

Elina TZENGKO is a rising star and the future of greek, she is now only 20 years old and she grabbed four gold medals and a Silver medal as well as three-time national champion.

Estonian capital Tallinn is her luckiest city said Elina TZENGKO. Not only she was crowned as Women’s Rising Star for 2022, but she also won The European U20 Championships Javelin title in the same city where won the gold medal in 2021.

Elina TZENGKO represented Greek but before 2018 she was a migrant and on 22 June 2018 Tzengko received Greek citizenship.

Nick Name:Elina.
Date Of BirthShe was born on 2nd September 2002,
Ageage is 20 years
Birth Place:Nea Kallikrateia, Chalkidiki, Greece
Sports:Track & Field
Main Event:Women’s Javelin Throw, 
Javelin Throw (500g), Shot Put
World Athlete
Club:A.S. Kentavros,
Nea Kallikrateias, Chalkidiki
Coach:George Boskariov
Personal Best:65.18m
Education:Graduation (Student)
Admitted in 2021
University:Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
SubjectPhysical Education and Sports Science.
ClubA.S. Kentavros Neas Kallikrateias.
Coach(s)Georgios Botskariov
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Elina TZENGKO Height, Weight Color, Body

Elina TZENGKO is a cute young woman athlete. She is very young only 20 years old. her height is 5 feet 8 inches two inches shorter than the average greek women’s height. She looked very sexy and how when she wore a black dress at the Rising star 2022 ceremony.

Height:1.72 m
5 feet 8 inch
159 lbs
Eye Color:Brown
Hair Color:Brown
Elina TZENGKO Height, Weight

Elina TZENGKO School Collage:

Elina TZENGKO is a brilliant girl student in her school. she was born in Nea Kallikrateia, Chalkidiki, Greece. Her Primary schooling began there as well as she joins sports club she joined the sports club of A.S. Kentavros Neas Kallikrateias.

since 2014, at the age of 13, she focuses on soccer after that she tries other games Shot put, and javelin.

In 2021, She take admitted to the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. She studying Physical Education and Sports Science.

Elina TZENGKO Family, Father, Mother, Sisters

Elina TZENGKO is a greek women’s athlete. Before 2018 they are Albanian immigrants. Elina TZENGKO has two little sisters. they all were born in Greek.

She Represents Greece but has non-Greek origins or partial non-Greek origins.

In 2018 she received Greece Nationality with two other sisters but her parents are still Albanian immigrants. Before 2000 her parents came permanently from Albania.

Father:Mr. TZENGKO
Mother:Mrs. TZENGKO
Sisters:Two sisters (little)
Brothers:No Brothers
Marital Status:Unmarred
HusbandNot Now
Kids:Not Now

Elina TZENGKO Athelat Career 2016-2022:

2016: Her career begin in 2016 at the age of 14. She participated in only one national event where she throw a javelin(500gm) and shot put(3kg) and the result respectively 54.04m and 14.18m.

2017:Again She participated in only one national event where she throw a javelin(500gm) and shot put(3kg) and the result respectively 48.67m and 14.06m. She participated in only one indoor game as a shotput(3kg).

2018: This is the first time participated in two international events one is European U18 Championships in Győr, Hungary where she achieved 7th position, throwing 53.84 m javelin. Another one is Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires, Argentina she throws the javelin 61.74 m and achieved a Gold medal. It’s her career’s first gold medal.

2019 and 2020: COVID-19 Play less number of international events.

2021: In this year she participated several international events, and achieved two gold medals and a silver medal.

  • European U20 Championship – Gold Medal.
  • World U20 Championship – Silver Medal
  • Balkan Championship – Gold Medal

At only 19 years old, Tzengko became the youngest-ever European champion – male or female – in the javelin

2022: In 2022 she gets one gold medal in European Championships in Munich, Germany. She throws 65.81 m Javline, and it’s her personal Best.

Yearly improvement ( 2019-2022):

201961.4801 JUN 2019
202063.9601 AUG 2020
202161.4226 JUN 2021
(Personal Best)
20 AUG 2022

Current Ranking ( World and Europan Ranking)

Women’s Javelin
Women’s Shot Put1125
Women’s Overall28792

News & Controversy:

  • At just 19 years old Greece’s Elina Tzengko won javelin gold at the 2022 European Athletics Championships in Munich.
  • At only 19 years old, Tzengko became the youngest-ever European champion – male or female – in the javelin
  • Tzengko’s throw of 65.81m was a personal best and she beat Adriana Vilagos and Barbora Spota who took silver and bronze respectively. It was certainly one for the ages with Tzengko age 19 years and 352 days, Vilagos at 18 years and 230 days, and Spotakova at 41 years and 51 days!
  • Her parents are not greek but she and her siblings are greek nationality.

Social Media Links:


•Javelin throw 65.81
•European Champion 2022🥇
•U20 WC🥈
Joining Date:March 2018
Total Post:MAY 13, 2018
First Post:57
Total Flowers:15.5k
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External links:

  1. Elina Tzengko |Wikipedia
  2. Elina Tzengko | World Athletics
  3. Elina Tzengko | Europen Athelatics

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