European Youth Olympics Festival

Daniella Ipsarides


18 years old

Figure skating

Won Cyprus Championships (Junior 2017 and 2016, Advanced Novice 2015 and 2014), Silver medalist at Sarajevo Open (Advanced Novice 2015), Cyprus Championships (Junior 2018); Competed at 2017 EYOF Erzurum

English, Greek, Russian


What are your passions and hobbies?



What is your secret superpower (or one you would like to have)?

To fly.


What is your favourite dish from your country?

Halloumi cheese.


Who is the most inspiring athlete for you?

Gracie Gold (American figure skater).


The words I live by are… (motivational quote)

Live in the moment!


What motivated you to apply for the EYOA programme?

My passion for my sport and the Olympic values.


What are your goals as an EYOA?

To promote the Olympic spirit and values across Europe and in my country.


What would be your dream job in the future?

Sport psychology.


What are your expectations from being an EYOA and the EYOF in Vuokatti (FIN)?

To learn more about the Olympic values, promoting the values and friendship between athletes.


What does Olympism mean to you?

A way of living.