Youngest female Pole conquers Mount Everest

A Polish woman has climbed to the top of Mt. Everest, becoming the youngest female Pole to reach the summit.

Soaring hotel prices will see England fans staying in Gdańsk during World Cup

Thousands of World Cup football fans are expected to descend on the Polish port city of Gdańsk in the lead up to the competition in a bid to avoid accommodation price hikes of up to 18,000 per cent.


Future bright for Kraków’s Wisła and Cracovia

There may still be one round left of the football season, but the two Kraków teams can count a relatively successful season. Wisła Kraków, who will leave the season on Sunday with a match against Gornik Zabrze, will most likely finish 5th or 6th.

Polonia volleyball team take second place in UK match

A Polonia volleyball team in the UK consisting of couriers, technicians, goldsmiths and bankers, has come second place in the English National Cup.

Wheelie good news for bicycle lovers: Rent-a-bike schemes taking over the cities

Bike-lovers in Poland are riding high with the steady increase of rent-a-bike schemes in all major cities. According to the Statistics Office, there are currently over 11,200km of cycle paths across Poland and 15,500 bikes for rent in 34 cities.

First Air Festival to be held in Świdnik in June

The First Air Festival to be held in Świdnik, eastern Poland, on June 9 -10 will feature various types of modern and historical aeroplanes and helicopters as well as skyhigh acrobatic shows. The organisers expect around 30,000 visitors.

European Wrestling Championships – Roksana Zasina wins silver

Roksana Zaspina (ZTA Zgierz) won the silver medal in the 55 kg freestyle category during the European Wrestling Championships, held in Kaspiisk, Russia. She lost to the Belarusian Iryna Kurochkina in the gold-medal match, which ended in a 4:4 draw.

Green Velo: Discover the east of Poland by bike

Stretching a colossal 2,000km and taking 37 days to complete, Green Velo is the longest marked cycling path in Poland.

Poland prepares for World Cup challenge

Football fans around the globe are counting down the days until one of the greatest sporting spectacles on Earth — the FIFA World Cup. And Poland is one of the 14 hopeful European nations getting ready for their campaign at the tournament, to be held this year from June 14 to July 15 in the Russian Federation.