Agata Barwińska of Poland has won the silver medal at the 2021 ILCA 6 (Radial) Women's World Championship, which ended in Al Mussanah, Oman, on Monday.
Starting in October 2021 from the coastal city of Gdynia, sailing instructor and pet shop owner Marcin Klimczak intends to complete his epic round journey in 280-300 days, or the equivalent of 10 months, in his 9-metre-long boat made of wood.
As the Olympics enters its final few days, we bring you the highs and lows of Poland’s week.
Agnieszka Skrzypulec and Jolanta Ogar won Olympic silver for Poland in the women's 470 sailing class at the Enoshima Yacht Harbour, Japan, on Wednesday.
Józef Krasowski proved he’s ‘knot’ too bad after becoming the youngest Pole to ever win a world championship sporting event when he secured a blistering 36 point victory at the O’pen Skiff international regatta in Calsetta, Sardinia. So, how a-boat that!
Setting off on June 12th 1979, Henryk Jaskuła spent 344 days alone at sea before arriving in Gdynia on May 20th 1980, becoming the first Pole in history to make the voyage.
Written over 80 years ago, the book by cavalryman and sailor Andrzej Bohomolec and entitled The Voyage of the Yacht Dal, was found hidden among family documents. Intrigued to know more about the contents, stepson Anthony Keith had them translated. He was stunned by what he discovered.
From legal texts to muffins: the story behind one of Warsaw leading cooking schools for kids.
The port will play host to the Hempel Youth Sailing World Championships between July 13-19.
Pajkowska had to battle the pain of broken ribs, high seas and soul-destroying fatigue during her record-breaking voyage.