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Pigi Devetzi

Full name: Khrysopigi "Pigi" Devetzi
Original name: Χρυσοπηγή Δεβετζή
Gender: Female
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
Weight: 130 lbs (59 kg)
Born: October 2, 1975 in Alexandroupoli, Anatoliki Makedonia kai Thraki, Greece
Affiliations: Olympiacos, Athina (GRE)
Country: GRE Greece
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 1 Silver, 1 Bronze (2 Total)

Biography

Pigi Devetzi was primarily known as a triple jumper although she also competed at the top level in the long jump. All of her international medals were won in the triple jump, with silver at the 2004 Olympics and bronze in 2008, adding another bronze at the 2007 World Championships. Devetzi also won a bronze medal in 2004 and silver in 2008 at the World Indoor Championships. In 2006 she was the silver medalist at Göteborg in the European Championships. She did win the World Athletics Final in 2005 at Monte Carlo, and was the CISM (Military) Games champion in the long jump in 2007.

After her athletic retirement, Devetzi became an athletic trainer in Greece and did some work as a fashion model. She earned a degree in rehabilitation and began studies in gymnastics sports science.

Personal Bests\: LJ – 6.85i (2008); TJ – 15.32 (2004).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
2004 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Women's Triple Jump Greece GRE 2 Silver
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Women's Long Jump Greece GRE 14 QR
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Women's Triple Jump Greece GRE 3 Bronze

Women's Long Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D SBMD BMD
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Greece Qualifying Round 14 6.57 NM
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Greece Qualifying Round Group A 8 6.57
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Greece Qualifying Round Group A Round One AC foul
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Greece Qualifying Round Group A Round Two 6 6.57 6.57
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Greece Qualifying Round Group A Round Three NP foul

Women's Triple Jump

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D BMD
2004 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Greece Final Round 2 15.25
2004 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Greece Final Round Round One 1 14.96
2004 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Greece Final Round Round Two 3 14.59 14.96
2004 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Greece Final Round Round Three 2 15.14 15.14
2004 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Greece Final Round Round Four 2 15.25 15.25
2004 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Greece Final Round Round Five 2 foul 15.25
2004 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Greece Final Round Round Six 2 14.92 15.25
2004 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Greece Qualifying Round 1 QU 15.32
2004 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Greece Qualifying Round Group A 1 15.32
2004 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Greece Qualifying Round Group A Round One 1 15.32
2004 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Greece Qualifying Round Group A Round Two 1 pass 15.32
2004 Summer 28 Athina Athletics Greece Qualifying Round Group A Round Three 1 pass 15.32
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Greece Final Round 3 15.23
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Greece Final Round Round One 4 14.96
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Greece Final Round Round Two 2 15.23 15.23
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Greece Final Round Round Three 3 foul 15.23
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Greece Final Round Round Four 3 foul 15.23
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Greece Final Round Round Five 3 foul 15.23
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Greece Final Round Round Six NP foul
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Greece Qualifying Round 2 QU 14.92
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Greece Qualifying Round Group B 1 14.92
2008 Summer 32 Beijing Athletics Greece Qualifying Round Group B Round One 1 14.92
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