Tag: Poland

Cracking The Ice In Katowice

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Famed Polish swimmer and promoter Leszek Naziemiec is hosting the next International Ice Swimming Association World Cup and Polish Championships to be held this weekend in Katowice, Poland. For more information on the event with 100m, 250m, 500m, 750m and 1000m heats, visit here or contact Naziemiec at

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Tomasz Pąchalski Helps Prepare Poland

Tomasz Pąchalski is a young man with a passion for open water swimming. The 26-year-old manager of the professional-amateur BCT Gdynia Marathon in Poland recently gave a highly-acclaimed lecture at the Polish National Coaching Conference held in Krakow between September 26th to 29th of September. The largest swimming conference in Poland attracted 350

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Jan Urbaniak Preparing For The Future

Jan Urbaniak is shown sitting with Christine Jennings at the 19.5 km BCT Gdynia Marathon with his blue rubber gloves on, just after applying his anti-chafing ointment. There are great hopes for the young Polish swimmers. Andrzej Kowalski, President of Polish Swimming Union, said, "The BCT Gdynia Marathon is a great event, not only by the organizational

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