Aghi Kassoumi has a successful career for almost 40 years, winning medals in big international and national competitions and has been declared and honored by many organizations and media as the best Greek Shooter of all times.

She is the Greek athlete with the highest number of participations in Olympic Games

6 PARTICIPATIONS IN OLYMPIC GAMES

  • Los Angeles 1984
  • Seoul 1988
  • Barcelona 1992
  • Atlanta 1996
  • Sydney 2000
  • Athens 2004

6 WORLD CUP MEDALS

1 WC Atlanta 1996 SP 589+99.2 688.2
2 WC Havana 1996 SP 582+ 97.9 679.9
2 WC Rio de Janeiro 1990 SP 584+96 680
3 WC Rio de Janeiro 1990 AP 378+99.1 477.1
3 WC Seoul 1999 SP 584+100.8 684.8
3 WC Mexico 1991 SP 576+97 673

2 MEDALS IN EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

2 Budapest 1986 SP 583
2 Vingsted 1984 SP 583

2 MEDALS IN MEDITERRANEAN GAMES

2 Mersin, Turkey 2013
3 Almeria, Spain 2005

She has been invited by the International Sport Shooting Federation to participate three times at the ‘World Cup Final’, a competition where the best 8 shooters of the world are invite to participate every year : in Munich 1990 and 1999 and in Naefels, Switzerland in 1996.

She is National Champion in shooting (Sport Pistol or Air Pistol) for almost 40 years. From 1978 every year up today.

She is a member of the National Team of Greece for more than 35 years, starting in 1981.

She held the National Record for 21 years, in Ladies Sport Pistol, with 589/600.

STUDIES

A: SHOOTING
- International Sport Shooting Federation, Licensed Coach in Shooting
B: JOURNALISM - State University of New York, Bachelor of Science in Communication
- "Antenna" Journalism School, Graduate with Scholarship

Foreign Languages

English, French, Italian, German

WORK AS JOURNALIST

  • Principal of Studies at New York College, Department of Sport Journalism
  • Antenna TV and Radio, Foreign News Department
  • Several Greek magazines

SOCIAL ACTIVITY

  • Honourable member at the ‘Hellenic Athletic Club of Women “KALLIPATIRA”, a club with a significant contribution in sports and social activity all over Greece.
  • Pro bono participation in the campaign of the International Cosmetics ‘Murad’ against breast cancer.

HOBBIES

Travelling, reading, dancing, music, theatre, cooking

She has two children Evelina and Dimitris.