Zdzisław Hoffmann in 2010
|1983 Helsinki||Triple jump|
Zdzisław Hoffmann (born 27 August 1959) is a retired triple jumper from Poland. He is best known for winning the gold medal at the inaugural 1983 World Championships, for which he was named Polish Sportspersonality of the Year at the end of the year.
He was born in Świebodzin. He finished twelfth at the 1980 European Indoor Championships and competed at the 1980 Olympic Games without reaching the final. In 1983 he won the triple jump event at the inaugural 1983 World Championships. For this he was named the Polish Sportspersonality of the Year at the end of the year.
He finished twelfth at the 1987 World Championships and eighth at the 1988 European Indoor Championships. He became Polish champion in 1981, 1983, 1984 and 1989, and Polish indoor champion in 1980, 1983, 1984, 1987 and 1988.
|1980||European Indoor Championships||Sindelfingen, West Germany||12th||16.03 m|
|Olympic Games||Moscow, Soviet Union||16th (q)||15.35 m|
|1983||World Championships||Helsinki, Finland||1st||17.42 m|
|1987||World Championships||Rome, Italy||12th||16.58 m|
|1988||European Indoor Championships||Budapest, Hungary||8th||16.56 m|
- "1980 European Indoor Championships, men's triple jump final". Die Leichtatletik-Statistik-Seite. Retrieved 7 January 2011.
- "1988 European Indoor Championships, men's triple jump final". Die Leichtatletik-Statistik-Seite. Retrieved 7 January 2011.
- "Polish Championships". GBR Athletics. Athletics Weekly. Retrieved 7 January 2011.
- "Polish Indoor Championships". GBR Athletics. Athletics Weekly. Retrieved 7 January 2011.
- Zdzisław Hoffmann profile at IAAF
- World men's all-time best long jump (last updated 2001)
- Jackowski, Pawel (2011-06-04). Idowu and Kszczot the standouts in Bydgoszcz. IAAF. Retrieved on 2011-06-05.
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