Written by Jagoda Urban-Klaehn Sunday, 28 November 2004 17:00
We mentioned already in the previous article Poles in Olympic Games - Medals Count that Polish sportsmen disappointed in Athen Olympic Games, 2004. Polish team consisted of 202 sportsmen and women, but they we received only 10 medals.
There were some nice surprises and new sport stars emerged. Let's start with these positive surprises.
Polish swimmer, Otylia Jedrzejczak, 20 years old became a Polish hero. She won 2 silver medals (100-m butterfly, and 400-m freestyle) and one gold medal in her big race with a wonderful finish - the 200-m butterfly.