Pantelis was born in 1982 in Ipsonas of Limassol but his origin is from the Turkish occupied village of Karavas In Kyrenia. He underwent his primary education in a Greek Cypriot public school whereas for his secondary education he enrolled in a private English speaking institute.
After a long struggle in the army he managed to enter Imperial University in London in 2003 in the Civil Engineering department and graduated with a two one in 2007. There, he was actively involved in a number of societies and student political parties as well as in clay shooting competitions with a number of successes. Since July 2007 he works as a Civil Engineer in a construction company up until today.
With his return to Cyprus his love for the sea lead him to take up his first spear gun and started fishing. As safety was a word implanted deep into his consciousness both from his studies and his personal experiences, he enrolls in the Pavlides and Constantinou free diving Institute to be instructed as a free diver. This was a turning point in his life as the love he felt for the element of water turned into passion leading him to also undertake the second school of free diving and be an active fisherman throughout the year.Today he is a member of the Pavlide’s team which is involved in a number of underwater projects that aim to transfer the sea bed magic to as many people as possible.