Poland at the 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)
Olympic history
Summer Games
Winter Games
Other related appearances
Austria (1908–1912)
Russian Empire (1912)

Poland first participated at the Olympic Games in 1924, and has sent athletes to compete in every Summer Olympic Games since then, except for the 1984 Games, when they participated in the Soviet-led boycott of the 1984 Summer Olympics. Poland has also participated in every Winter Olympic Games.

Polish athletes have won a total of 291 medals, with athletics the most successful sport. Poland is the third most successful country (after Hungary and Romania) of those who have never hosted the Olympics.

The Polish Olympic Committee was created in 1918 and recognized in 1919.

Medal tables by Games[edit]

Medals by summer sport[edit]

Polish Multi-medalists[edit]

Athlete Sport Olympics Gold Silver Bronze Total
Robert Korzeniowski Athletics 1996–2004 4 0 0 4
Irena Szewińska Athletics 1964–1976 3 2 2 7
Justyna Kowalczyk Cross-country skiing 2006–2014 2 1 2 5
Witold Woyda Fencing 1964–1972 2 1 1 4
Renata Mauer Shooting 1992–2004 2 0 1 3
Józef Szmidt Athletics 1960–1964 2 0 0 2
Waldemar Baszanowski Weightlifting 1964–1968 2 0 0 2
Jerzy Kulej Boxing 1964–1968 2 0 0 2
Józef Zapędzki Shooting 1968–1972 2 0 0 2
Waldemar Legień Judo 1988–1992 2 0 0 2
Arkadiusz Skrzypaszek Modern Pentathlon 1992 2 0 0 2
Andrzej Wroński Wrestling 1988–1996 2 0 0 2
Robert Sycz Rowing 2000–2004 2 0 0 2
Tomasz Kucharski Rowing 2000–2004 2 0 0 2
Tomasz Majewski Athletics 2008–2012 2 0 0 2
Kamil Stoch Ski jumping 2014 2 0 0 2
Jerzy Pawłowski Fencing 1956–1978 1 3 1 5
Otylia Jędrzejczak Swimming 2000–2004 1 2 0 3
Teresa Ciepły Athletics 1960–1964 1 1 1 3
Egon Franke Fencing 1964–1968 1 1 1 3
Adam Małysz Ski jumping 2002–2010 0 3 1 4
Andrzej Piątkowski Fencing 1956-1964 0 2 1 3
Wojciech Zabłocki Fencing 1956-1964 0 2 1 3
Aneta Konieczna Canoeing 2000-2008 0 1 2 3
Zbigniew Pietrzykowski Boxing 1956-1964 0 1 2 3
Józef Tracz Wrestling 1988-1996 0 1 2 3
Marian Zieliński Weightlifting 1956-1968 0 0 3 3

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