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Sylwia Bogacka (born October 3, 1981) is a female Polish sports shooter.

Sylwia Bogacka
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Sylwia Bogacka
Medal record
Women's sports shooting
Representing  Poland
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 2012 London 10m air rifle

Bogacka was born in Jelenia Góra, Poland.[1] Bogacka studied sociology at the University of Zielona Góra.[1] She first competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics.[2] Four years later, she reached the final of the 10 meter air rifle in 2008, placing eighth. She placed first in the qualifying of women's 10 meter air rifle at the 2012 Summer Olympics,[3] before winning the silver medal in the final.[4] Bogacka then finished fourth in the Women's 50 meter rifle three positions with a score of 681.9.[5]

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Olympic resultsEdit

Event 2004 2008 2012 2016
50 metre rifle three positions 17th
573
10th
582
4th
583+98.9
23rd
577
10 metre air rifle 8th
397+98.7
  Silver
399+103.3
40th
409.1

Personal lifeEdit

She works as a soldier.[6] Her rank is Corporal.[7]

 
September, after London Olympics photo

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b London 2012 Website Profile
  2. ^ "Sylwia Bogacka Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-07-28.
  3. ^ Olympics-Poland's Sylwia Bogacka won women's shooting 10m air rifle qualifiers
  4. ^ Women's 10m Air Rifle - Results
  5. ^ NBC Olympics website, Women's 50m Rifle, 3 Positions - Results
  6. ^ / The article about Bogacka on polska-zbrojna.pl
  7. ^ / The article about Bogacka's promotion on wp.mil.pl Archived 2012-09-15 at the Wayback Machine.

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