Marek Cieślak

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Marek Cieślak
Personal information
Nationality  Poland
Date of birth (1950-06-28) 28 June 1950 (age 64)
Place of birth    Milanówek, Poland
Current club information
Career status Coach
Coach Falubaz Zielona Góra
Manager Poland team manager
Career history
Częstochowa (POL)
White City Rebels (GBR)
1968-1988
1977-1978
Individual honours
Golden Helmet Winner 1976
Team honours
Polish League Champion
British League Champion
1974
1977

Marek Kazimierz Cieślak (born 28 June 1950 in Milanówek, Poland)[1] is a former Polish speedway rider and a current speedway coach.

In 2007 he was a manager of Poland national team. Poland won Speedway World Cup and Team U-21 World Championship. After victory in SWC, on 30 July 2007 Polish president Lech Kaczyński honoured him Knight's Cross of Order of Polonia Restituta for prominent contributions for development of Polish speedway sport and for achievement in training work.[2] In 2010, Cieślak was awarded the Officer's Cross of the Polonia Restituta for outstanding contribution to the development of speedway in Poland, for achievements in training and coaching.

World Final appearances[edit]

Career history[edit]

Speedway World Team Cup[edit]

Individual Polish Championship[edit]

Polish Pairs Championship[edit]

Polish League Championship[edit]

  • 1974 - Polish Champion
  • 1975 - Silver medal

British League[edit]

Poland Golden Helmet[edit]

  • 1972 - 3rd place (72 points)
  • 1973 - 7th place (53 points)
  • 1975 - 5th place (59 points)
  • 1976 - Winner (54 points)

Poland Silver Helmet (U-21)[edit]

  • 1969 - 2nd place
  • 1972 - 3rd place

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Oakes, Peter; Mauger, Ivan OBE, MBE (1976). Who's Who of World Speedway. Studio Publications (Ipswich) Ltd. ISBN 0-904584-04-6. 
  2. ^ (pl) Polish president website - 30 Dec 2007.

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