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.
A Polish attempt to scale the world's second highest peak, K2, in winter has been called off due to adverse weather conditions, the expedition's leader, Krysztof Wielicki, announced on Monday.
Poland set a world indoor record in the men's 4x400-meter relay on Sunday at the world indoor athletics championships in Birmingham.
The 6th edition of the Wolf's Trail commemorational run in honour of Poland's post-war Cursed Soldiers anti-communist underground set off on Sunday morning from the Warsaw Citadel.
The 13th Polonia Winter Games opened on Sunday evening in Krynica-Zdroj, south Poland. Attending the opening were the speakers of the lower and upper parliamentary houses, the Sejm and Senate, Marek Kuchcinski and Stanislaw Karczewski.
Poland manufactures nearly 22,000 yachts every year. Our specialty is yachts with a length of up to nine metres, Michal Bak, secretary general of the Polish Chamber of the Yacht Industry and Water Sports, has told PAP.
Defending champion Kamil Stoch won ski jumping's large hill at the Pyeongchang Olympics on Saturday. It is the first Polish medal at this year’s Winter Olympics and the twenty-first in history.
Kamil Stoch has become Olympic ski jumping champion in Pyeongchang. In the competition on the large hill, he overtook Germany’s Andreas Wellinger and Norway’s Robert Johansson.
The south-western Polish city of Wroclaw has won a competition for the best European tourist destination, organised each year by European Best Destination, an institution involved in the promotion of culture and tourism in Europe.
The governments of Poland and France have decided to cover the costs of last week's rescue operation on Pakistan's Nanga Parbat mountain, Anna Solska, widow of Polish mountaineer Tomasz Mackiewicz announced on Facebook on Friday.