Person: Phormion from Halikarnassos (Caria)

Record ID: 3455
Name: Phormion
Place of Origin: Halikarnassos (Caria)
List of Festivals:
Olympia in Elis (Elis)
List of Events:
Olympia in Elis (Elis) on ( -388 to -388 )
Olympia in Elis (Elis) on ( -392 to -392 )
List of Disciplines:
combat sports: pugme
List of References:
Paus. 5.12.3
List of Prosopographies:
Moretti (1957), no. 378
Comment: Pausanias tells us that Phormion of Halikarnassos won a victory in pugme at the 97th Olympiad (= 392 BC). In the succeeding Olympiad, he, along with others, was bribed by Eupolos of Thessaly (entry no. 309) and subsequently fined.