Neptune Lines congratulates Emmanuel Karalis European Youth Pole vault Champion

Emmanouil Karalis won pole vault gold for Greece on the final day of the Tbilisi 2016 European Athletics Youth Championships.

Τhe world youth bronze medallist cleared 5.40m and 5.45m on his first attempts to seal the title ahead of Germany’s Bo Kanda Lita Baehre, who cleared 5.30m before attempting 5.40m and 5.45m in vain.

The 17-year old recordman is considered as a favourite in the pole vault and not without reason. This year the success started early -withhis jump at  5.53m in the National Indoor Championship in February, Emmanouil recorded the best performance in the world in the Children category.

Neptune Lines sponsors Emmanouil since 2015.