Barbara Piecha (born 4 March 1949)[1] is a Polish luger who competed during the early 1970s. She was born in Katowice. She won two medals in the women's singles event at the FIL World Luge Championships with a gold in 1970 and a bronze in 1971. She competed at the 1972 Winter Olympics and the 1976 Winter Olympics.[2] Piecha also won a bronze medal in the women's singles at the 1971 FIL European Luge Championships in Imst, Austria.

Barbara Piecha
Medal record
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1970 Königssee Women's singles
Bronze medal – third place 1971 Olang Women's singles
European Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1971 Imst Women's singles


  1. ^ "Barbara Piecha-Gawior". Polish Olympic Committee. 2023. Retrieved 28 May 2023.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Barbara Piecha Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 4 April 2020.