Locked content PLN 10 mln for sports infrastructure – Mazowieckie voivodship

Mazowieckie voivodship has allocated PLN 10 mln for the construction and renovation of, among others, sports fields, skate parks and playgrounds. On Wednesday, the marshal of Mazowieckie voivodship Adam Struzik and representatives of 41 municipalities signed agreements for co-financing of these inve...

Locked content Poland to send 61 athletes to PyeongChang

Polish Olympic Committee will send 61 athletes to the Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea. Speed skating will be the sport with the biggest Polish representation, as many as 13 skaters will participate in the events. Only in the skeleton, ice hockey, and curling Poland will have no repr...

Locked content Poland to play Portugal and Italy in the new Nations League

Poland has been drawn into a group with Portugal and Italy in the first ever UEFA Nations League competition. Polish football squad, along with 11 other top-seeded teams will play in League A. Overall, European football national teams have been divided into four leagues based on UEFA seedings, each ...

Locked content Poland keeps 7th spot in the latest FIFA ranking

Polish men’s national football team has kept its 7th place in the latest FIFA ranking. The first ten teams did not change their positions compared to last month’s ranking, as most of the national teams did not play once the World Cup qualifiers ended in November. Germany topped the ranking, fo...

Locked content Kubica named reserve driver for F1 Williams team

Robert Kubica failed to secure a driver spot for the Formula 1 team Williams for the upcoming season but has been named the reserve and development driver for the team. Russian Sergey Sirotkin was announced as a race driver joining Canadian Lance Stroll. Kubica and Sirotkin competed for the spot dur...

Locked content Kubica closer to returning to F1

Polish driver Robert Kubica set the fastest time by a Williams driver at this week’s Abu Dhabi test bringing him closer to the potential Formula 1 return. The 32-year-old Pole set the best time 0.5 seconds quicker than Renault reserve driver Sergey Sirotkin, who is also being assessed by Willi...

Locked content Poland drops by one spot in the latest FIFA ranking

Polish men’s national football team has been placed 7th in the latest FIFA ranking. Compared to last month’s record-high standing, Poland dropped by one spot and was overtaken by Spain Among the European teams, it was ranked 5th. Germany remained in the lead, followed by Brazil and Portu...

Locked content Poland second in the track and field team championships

Poland took the second spot in the top tier European Athletics Team Championship with 295 points, behind Germany (321.5 points) and ahead of hosts France (270) and Great Britain (269). Polish athletes won four competitions: men’s hammer throw (Paweł Fajdek), women’s high jump (Kamila Lić...

Locked content Polish sports industry needs changes – Sports Minister

Poland’s sports industry needs changing, Sports Minister Witold Bańka announced on Tuesday. “Despite Poland winning the most medals in 16 years at the recent Rio 2016 Olympics, there could have been more medals, but that does not mean that changes are not needed,” the minister said...

Locked content Nationwide sports fields “Orlik” program not to be continu...

The Law andJustice government decided not to continue the Orlik sport fields program, which would require PLN 500 million to repair and modernize a few hundred of pitches. The program itself costed PLN 1 billion and built 2,600 structures, a few hundreds of whom require immediate modernization in or...