Stavroula Tsolakidou was born in 2000 in Kavala which is located in northern Greece. She started playing chess at the age of 8, and a year later she won the Greek U10 championship in the girls’ section. She won the national women’s championship in 2017. Stavroula considers winning the world championship for girls U14, girls U16, and girls U18 in the years 2013, 2015 and 2016 respectively are her greatest achievements. She won the Woman Grandmaster title in 2016. Stavroula lives in Kavala and is about to finish her last year in high school.