Poland at the 1980 Summer Olympics

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Poland at the Olympic Games

Flag of Poland
IOC code  POL
NOC Polish Olympic Committee
Website www.pkol.pl (Polish)
At the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow
Competitors 306 (232 men and 74 women) in 21 sports
Flag bearer Czesław Kwieciński
Medals
Rank: 10
Gold
3
Silver
14
Bronze
15
Total
32
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Other related appearances
Austria (1908–1912)
Russian Empire (1912)

Poland competed at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, USSR. 306 competitors, 232 men and 74 women, took part in 162 events in 21 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold medal.svg Gold[edit]

Silver medal.svg Silver[edit]

Bronze medal.svg Bronze[edit]

Archery[edit]

Poland entered two women and one man in its third appearance in Olympic archery.

Women's Individual Competition:

Men's Individual Competition:

Athletics[edit]

Men's Competition

Men's 100 metres

  • Heat — 10.35
  • Quarterfinals — 10.27
  • Semifinals — 10.43
  • Final — 10.46 (→ 7th place)
  • Heat — 10.42
  • Quarterfinals — 10.40 (→ did not advance)
  • Heat — 10.60
  • Quarterfinals — 10.54 (→ did not advance)

Men's 1,500 metres

  • Heat — 3:39.2
  • Semifinals — 3:48.2 (→ did not advance)

Men's Marathon

  • Final — 2:20:03 (→ 26th place)
  • Final — did not finish (→ no ranking)
  • Final — did not finish (→ no ranking)

Men's 4x400 metres Relay

  • Heat — 3:05.8 (→ did not advance)

Men's 110 m Hurdles

  • Heat — 13.84
  • Semifinals — 13.81
  • Final — 13.68 (→ 5th place)

Men's 400 m Hurdles

  • Heat — 50.45
  • Semifinals — 50.41 (→ did not advance)

Men's 3,000 m Steeplechase

  • Heat — 8:29.8
  • Semifinals — 8:21.2
  • Final — 8:09.7 (→ Gold medal.svg Gold Medal)
  • Heat — 8:24.0
  • Semifinals — 8:18.8
  • Final — 8:19.5 (→ 7th place)
  • Heat — 8:35.6
  • Semifinals — 8:33.1 (→ did not advance)

Men's 20 km Walk

  • Final — 1:28:36.3 (→ 7th place)

Men's 50 km Walk

  • Final — 4:07:07 (→ 7th place)
  • Final — did not finish (→ no ranking)

Men's Long Jump

  • Qualification — 8.07 m
  • Final — 8.13 m (→ 5th place)
  • Qualification — 7.76 m (→ did not advance)

Men's High Jump

  • Qualification — 2.21 m
  • Final — 2.31 m (→ Silver medal.svg Silver Medal)
  • Qualification — 2.21 m
  • Final — 2.18 m (→ 12th place)

Men's Triple Jump

  • Qualification — 15.35 m (→ did not advance)

Men's Pole Vault

  • Qualification — 5.40 m
  • Final — 5.78 m (→ Gold medal.svg Gold Medal)
  • Qualification — 5.40 m
  • Final — 5.65 m (→ Silver medal.svg Silver Medal)
  • Qualification — 5.40 m
  • Final — 5.55 m (→ 6th place)

Men's Javelin Throw

  • Qualification — 76.82 m (→ did not advance, 15th place)

Men's Hammer Throw

  • Qualification — 70.88 m
  • Final Round — 73.74 m (→ 8th place)

Men's Decathlon

  • Final — 7978 points (→ 6th place)
  • Final — 7822 points (→ 10th place)
Women's Competition

Women's 100 metres

  • Heat — DSQ (→ did not advance)

Women's 800 metres

  • Heat — 1:59.7
  • Semifinals — 1:58.9
  • Final — 1:58.3 (→ 6th place)
  • Heat — 2:01.2
  • Semifinals — 2:01.1 (→ did not advance)
  • Heat — 1:58.9
  • Semifinals — 2:00.3 (→ did not advance)

Women's 1,500 metres

  • Heat — 4:06.0 (→ did not advance)

Women's 100 m Hurdles

  • Heat — 12.75
  • Semifinal — 12.91
  • Final — 12.65 (→ Bronze medal.svg Bronze Medal)
  • Heat — 12.72
  • Semifinal — 12.64
  • Final — 12.74 (→ 5th place)
  • Heat — 13.21
  • Semifinal — 13.09
  • Final — 13.73 (→ 8th place)

Women's Long Jump

  • Qualification — 6.58 m
  • Final — 6.95 m (→ 4th place)
  • Qualification — 6.44 m
  • Final — 6.33 m (→ 11th place)

Women's High Jump

  • Qualification — 1.88 m
  • Final — 1.94 m (→ Silver medal.svg Silver Medal)
  • Qualification — 1.85 m (→ did not advance)
  • Qualification — 1.85 m (→ did not advance)

Women's Javelin Throw

  • Qualification — 59.90 m
  • Final — 61.46 m (→ 9th place)

Women's Pentathlon

  • Małgorzata Guzowska — 4326 points (→ 12th place)
    1. 100 metres — 14.16s
    2. Shot Put — 13.63m
    3. High Jump — 1.80m
    4. Long Jump — 6.21m
    5. 800 metres — 2:29.30

Basketball[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Men's Light Flyweight (– 48 kg)


Men's Flyweight (– 51 kg)


Men's Bantamweight (– 54 kg)


Men's Featherweight (– 57 kg)


Men's Lightweight (– 60 kg)


Men's Light-Welterweight (– 63.5 kg)


Men's Light Heavyweight (– 81 kg)


Men's Heavyweight (+ 81 kg)

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Diving[edit]

Men's Springboard

  • Preliminary Round — 462.48 points (→ 19th place, did not advance)

Equestrianism[edit]

Fencing[edit]

18 fencers, 13 men and 5 women, represented Poland in 1980.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
Women's foil
Women's team foil

Gymnastics[edit]

Handball[edit]

Men's Team Competition
  • Preliminary Round (Group A)
  • Drew with Hungary (20-20)
  • Defeated Cuba (34-19)
  • Defeated Denmark (26-12)
  • Lost to East Germany (21-22)
  • Lost to Spain (22-24)
  • Classification Match
  • 7th/8th place: Defeated Switzerland (23-22) → 7th place

Team Roster

Hockey[edit]

Men's Team Competition
  • Preliminary Round
  • Poland — Cuba 7-1 (3-0)
  • Poland — India 2-2 (0-1)
  • Poland — Soviet Union 1-5 (0-2)
  • Poland — Spain 0-6 (0-5)
  • Poland — Tanzania 9-1 (3-1)
  • Bronze Medal Match
  • Poland — Soviet Union 1-2 (0-2) → 4th place

Team Roster:

Women's Team Competition
  • Preliminary Round Robin
  • Poland — Zimbabwe 0-4 (0-2)
  • Poland — India 0-4 (0-2)
  • Poland — Austria 0-3 (0-2)
  • Poland — Soviet Union 0-6 (0-3)
  • Poland — Czechoslovakia 0-1 (0-0) → 6th place

Team Roster:

Judo[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Three male pentathletes represented Poland in 1980.

Men's Individual Competition:

Men's Team Competition:

  • Pyciak-Peciak, Olesinski, and Bajan — 15634 pts, 4th place

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Men's 400 m Individual Medley

  • Final — 4.28,89 (→ 7th place)


Women's 200 m Butterfly

  • Final — 2.14,12 (→ 5th place)

Women's 400 m Individual Medley

  • Heats — 4:49.04
  • Final — 4:48.17 (→ Med 3.png Bronze Medal)
  • Heats — 4:51.59
  • Final — 4:53.30 (→ 8th place)

Volleyball[edit]

Men's Team Competition
  • Preliminary Round (Group B)
  • Defeated Yugoslavia (3-1)
  • Defeated Romania (3-1)
  • Defeated Libya (3-0)
  • Lost to Brazil (2-3)
  • Semi Finals
  • Lost to Bulgaria (0-3)
  • Bronze Medal Match
  • Lost to Romania (1-3) → 4th place

Team Roster

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Poland at the 1980 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2011-04-24.