Anna Rogowska in 2005
21 May 1981 |
|Height||1.71 m (5 ft 7 1⁄2 in)|
|Weight||57 kg (126 lb) (2012)|
Born in Gdynia, she won the bronze medal at the 2004 Olympics, narrowly beating Monika Pyrek, another Polish pole vaulter born in Gdynia. Early 2005 brought success as she won the silver medal in the European Indoor Championships. On July 22, 2005 in London, she achieved a personal best with 4.80 m, which was also the Polish record. Minutes later she saw Yelena Isinbayeva become the first woman to clear 5.00 m.
Rogowska was among the contenders for a medal in the 2005 World Championships. She finished sixth, however, jumping only 4.35 m under challenging weather conditions.
She announced her retirement from the sport on 27 February 2015.
- NM = No Mark
- At the 2012 London Olympic Games, Rogowska reached the final by clearing 4.55m, but in the final she failed to register a mark, fouling three times at her opening height of 4.45 m.
- "Anna Rogowska zakończyła karierę" (in Polish). PZLA. 2015-02-27. Retrieved 2015-02-28.
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