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Michał Staniszewski

Michał Tomasz Staniszewski (born 16 September 1973 in Opoczno)[1] is a Polish slalom canoeist who competed at the international level from 1990 to 2000. Competing in three Summer Olympics, he won a silver in the C2 event in Sydney in 2000.

Michał Staniszewski
Medal record
Men's canoe slalom
Representing  Poland
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 2000 Sydney C2
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1995 Nottingham C2
Silver medal – second place 1999 La Seu d'Urgell C2
European Championships
Silver medal – second place 1996 Augsburg C2 team
Bronze medal – third place 1996 Augsburg C2
Bronze medal – third place 2000 Mezzana C2
Junior World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1990 Tavanasa C2

Staniszewski also won two medals in the C2 event at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships with a gold in 1995 and a silver in 1999. He also has three medals from the European Championships (1 silver and 2 bronzes).[2]

His partner in the C2 boat throughout the whole of his active career was Krzysztof Kołomański.

World Cup individual podiumsEdit

Season Date Venue Position Event
1992 20 Jun 1992 Bourg St.-Maurice 3rd C2
1993 25 Jul 1993 Lofer 2nd C2
1 Aug 1993 Augsburg 3rd C2
1994 26 Jun 1994 Nottingham 3rd C2
1995 1 Oct 1995 Ocoee 3rd C2
1997 29 Jun 1997 Björbo 1st C2
1998 28 Jun 1998 Augsburg 2nd C2
1999 20 Jun 1999 Tacen 3rd C2
3 Oct 1999 Penrith 3rd C2
2000 30 Apr 2000 Penrith 3rd C2
2 Jul 2000 Saint-Pé-de-Bigorre 1st C2
9 Jul 2000 La Seu d'Urgell 2nd C2
30 Jul 2000 Augsburg 3rd C2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Michał Staniszewski". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 30 December 2017.
  2. ^ "Michal STANISZEWSKI (POL)". CanoeSlalom.net. Retrieved 30 December 2017.