Sylwia Gruchała

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Sylwia Gruchała
Gruchala Sylwia.jpg
Personal information
Born (1981-11-06) 6 November 1981 (age 32)
Gdańsk, Poland
Sport
Sport Fencing

Sylwia Gruchała (born 6 November 1981 in Gdańsk, Pomorskie) is a Polish fencer.

Biography[edit]

In the team foil she won medals at the world championships in 1998 (bronze), 1999 (silver), 2002 (silver), 2003 (gold) and 2007 (gold) as well as an Olympic silver medal in 2000. In Individual Foil she won a silver medal at the 2003 World Championship as well as an Olympic bronze medal in 2004.[1][2]

She is a soldier in the 3rd Command Support Battalion of the Polish Land Forces stationed in Warsaw. Gruchała is also part of the Leon Paul team.[3] In 2009 she posed for Polish erotic magazine CKM.[4]

Honours[edit]

For her sport achievements, she received:

Golden Cross of Merit Golden Cross of Merit in 2000;
Knight's Cross Knight's Cross of the Order of Polonia Restituta (5th Class) in 2004.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Olympics Statistics: Sylwia Gruchała". databaseolympics.com. Retrieved 2012-03-10. 
  2. ^ "Sylwia Gruchała Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-03-10. 
  3. ^ Leon Paul team
  4. ^ "Sylwia Gruchała w CKM". fotosik.pl. Retrieved 24 December 2012. 

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