Supported by a 20-person strong team, alpinists Leszek Cichy and Krzysztof Wielicki climbed to the height of 8848 meters, despite the extreme wind and deadly conditions.
A Warsaw-based cyclist has just completed a 400-kilometre journey in four days through the wilds of Siberia despite temperatures as low as -60°C.
After 12 years playing in the NBA the ‘Polish Hammer’ has been looking Gortat but resigned himself to his fate several weeks ago, saying: “I realise that the kind of offer I’m waiting for will practically not happen.”
Poland's Natalia Maliszewska won bronze at the ISU World Short Track Speed Skating Championships in Dordrecht, the Netherlands, on Saturday.
Poland's Piotr Żyła won the World Cup ski-jumping competition in Bad Mitterndorf, Austria, on Saturday.
Along with the cold Valerjan Romanovski braved wolves and frozen roads as he cycled across the man-killing wilderness of Siberia.
The clean sweep in the competition help maintains a long tradition of Polish success at problem solving chess.
Dawid Kubacki of Poland placed third in a World Cup individual ski jumping competition in Sapporo, Japan, on Saturday.
Mateusz Rudyk won the sprint final at the Track World Cup competition in Milton, Canada. He defeated Frenchman Quentin Caleyron 2:0 in the final.
Three-time Olympic gold medalist Kamil Stoch of Poland won the individual competition of the FIS World Cup in Zakopane on Sunday. Stefan Kraft of Austria came second.