Locked content Poland with 8 medals in IAAF World Championships

Polish athletes won eight medals in the track and field IAAF World Championships held in London. Hammer throwers Anita Włodarczyk and Paweł Fajdek won the two gold medals, with Paweł Lisek (pole vault) and Adam Kszczot (800 meters). Polish female 4×400 relay, Malwina Kopron and Wojciech Nowicki...

Locked content Włodarczyk wins gold in London. Kopron with bronze.

World record holder in hammer throw Anita Włodarczyk retained the world championship at the London IAAF track and field World Championship. Włodarczyk, the dominating figure over the past half-decade with two Olympic titles, had her gold-medal throw of 77.90 meters on her penultimate attempt, extend...

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 Poland tops medal table at European indoor athletics championships

Polish athletes have won 12 medals, including seven gold, at the 2017 European Indoor Athletics Championships in Belgrade, which was the best medal tally of all nations, and Poland’s best result in history of the event. Polish track and field gold medalists included both 4×400 relays, Ada...

Locked content Usain Bolt sets world record in Warsaw

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt set the world indoor record at the 100 meters race in Warsaw during the Kamila Skolimowska memorial event this Saturday, finishing the race in 9.98 seconds. The previous world record, set in 1996 by Frankie Fredricks (Namibia) was 10.05. The distance is almost exclusivel...

Locked content Poles with high medal count in Zurich

Poland’s track and field athletes at the European Championships in Zurich, Switzerland have sported the country’s best medal table result in 48 years, reported sport.pl. Forty-eight years ago in Budapest, Poles earned 15 medals finishing only behind the German Democratic Republic in the ...