Marek Witkowski

Marek Krzysztof Witkowski (born May 21, 1974 in Czechowice-Dziedzice) is a Polish sprint canoer who competed from 1994 to 2000. Competing in two Summer Olympics, he won a bronze medal in the K-4 1000 m event at Sydney in 2000.

Marek Witkowski
Medal record
Men's canoe sprint
Event 1st 2nd 3rd
Olympic Games 0 0 1
World Championships 0 1 2
European Championships 1 1 1
European Games 0 0 0
Total 1 2 2
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 2000 Sydney K-4 1000 m
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 1994 Mexico City K-4 1000 m
Bronze medal – third place 1995 Duisburg K-4 500 m
Bronze medal – third place 1995 Duisburg K-4 1000 m
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 1999 Zagreb K4-1000 m
Bronze medal – third place 1997 Plovdiv K4-200 m
Bronze medal – third place 1997 Plovdiv K4-1000 m

For his sport achievements, he received:
Golden Cross of Merit Golden Cross of Merit in 2000.

Career highlightsEdit

Witkowski won a bronze medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney in the Men's K-4 1000 m competition with crewmates Adam Seroczyński, Dariusz Białkowski and Grzegorz Kotowicz. He also won three medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with a silver (K-4 1000 m: 1994) and two bronzes (K-4 500 m and K-4 1000 m: both 1995).

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