Samsung announces its European Team Galaxy athletes for Paris 2024

Yordan, 17 April 2024

With 100 days left until the Olympic flame ignites in Paris, Samsung, a partner to the IOC for over two decades, has chosen to mark this milestone with a partnership announcement.

The Korean company will support 44 Team Samsung Galaxy athletes from Europe throughout the Olympic Games in Paris this summer. These sportspeople will receive additional support from Samsung to "maximize their potential", per the company's statement.

Samsung announces its European Team Galaxy athletes for Paris 2024

Benjamin Braun, CMO at Samsung Europe, hopes this community of athletes will be the beginning of long-standing relationships between Samsung but also between each other.

Here's the full European Team Samsung Galaxy athletes list. It includes gold medalists from Tokyo 2020 and athletes who have great chances of winning a medal in Paris:

Country Athlete Sport
Bulgaria National Rhythmic Gymnastics Team Gymnastics
Czechia Barbora Seemanová Swimming
Denmark Ann-Mari Rindom Sailing
Viktor Axelsen Badminton
Finland Wilma Anna Helena Murto Athletics
France Aurélien Giraud Skateboarding
Johanne Defay Surfing
Marine Johannès Basketball
Mejdi Schalck Sport Climbing
Sarah Bee Breaking
Ugo Didier Para swimming
Yvan Wouandji Blind Football
Germany Johannes Floors Para athletics 
Sanja Jilou Rasul Breaking
Lara Lessmann BMX
Greece Evangelia Platanioti Artistic Swimming
Lefteris Petrounias Gymnastics
Italy Marcell Jacobs Athletics
Alessandro Mazzara Skateboarding
Mattia Furlani Athletics
Alessandra Chillemi Breaking
Leonardo Fioravanti Surfing
Lithuania Dominika Banevič Breaking
Netherlands Siffan Hassan Athletics
Norway Grace Bullen Wrestling
Karsten Warholm Athletics
Poland Amelia Brodka Skateboarding
Ewa Swoboda Athletics
Portugal Joao Almeida Cycling
Patricia Mamona Athletics
Slovakia Richar Tury Skateboarding
Slovenia Janja Garnbert Climbing
Spain Carolina Marín Badminton
Danny Leon Skateboarding
Desiré Vila Para Athletics
Juan de la Torre Breaking
Sweden Hedda Hjertberg Skateboarding
Oskar Rozenberg Skateboarding
United Kingdom Bethany Shriever BMX
Joe Hinson Skateboarding
Kadeena Cox Para-Cycling
Karam Singh Breaking
Lola Tambling Skateboarding
Sky Brown Skateboarding

The total number of Team Galaxy athletes is 57 on a global scale. Some of the European athletes were already announced as global partners, while others will be a part of more local activities and will serve as brand ambassadors to their fans and supporters.


Reader comments

  • Anonymous
  • 17 Apr 2024
  • nSW

Look real news since 24 February 2022

  • Anonymous
  • 17 Apr 2024
  • IWQ

Yep facts

  • AngryLithuanian
  • 17 Apr 2024
  • 0xB

Let's go Nicka! From winning big titles to big brand partnerships. Hopefully something worthwile comes out of it. 😎👍

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