Teodor Kocerka

Teodor Kocerka (6 August 1927 – 25 September 1999) was a Polish rower who competed in the 1952 Summer Olympics, in the 1956 Summer Olympics, and in the 1960 Summer Olympics.

Teodor Kocerka
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Teodor Kocerka
Personal information
Born6 August 1927
Bydgoszcz, Second Polish Republic
Died25 September 1999(1999-09-25) (aged 72)
Warsaw, Poland
Sport
SportRowing
Medal record
Men's rowing
Representing  Poland
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1952 Helsinki Single sculls
Bronze medal – third place 1960 Rome Single sculls
European Championships
Silver medal – second place 1953 Copenhagen Single sculls
Silver medal – second place 1954 Amsterdam Single sculls
Gold medal – first place 1955 Ghent Single sculls
Bronze medal – third place 1956 Bled Single sculls
Bronze medal – third place 1959 Mâcon Single sculls

He was born in Bydgoszcz and died in Warsaw.

In 1952 he won the bronze medal in the single sculls event.

Four years later he finished fourth in the single sculls competition.

At the 1960 Games he won his second bronze medal in the single sculls event.

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Olympic Games
Preceded by
Mieczysław Łomowski
Flagbearer for   Poland
1952 Helsinki
Succeeded by
Tadeusz Rut
Preceded by
Tadeusz Rut
Flagbearer for   Poland
1960 Rome
Succeeded by
Waldemar Baszanowski