Harris Papazoglou

Haris comes from a sailing family. Both parents are former national champions and the only International Race Officers in Cyprus.

Born: 17.01.2000

Started Sailing: 2006, he is the youngest sailor in Cyprus that managed to complete a national optimist championship in the age of seven years old.


In 2010 manages to enter the national optimist team and represents his Country in international events since then.

In 2012 becomes the youngest sailor in Cyprus to win the National Championship in the 470 men category.

In 2013 represents Cyprus in the Sail First ISAF Youth World Championship 2013, which was held in Limassol, in the 29er class being the second youngest competitor.

Currently he is ranked second in the National Optimist Ranking List