Having undergone a series of operations, Ryszard Szurkowski is bed bound and undergoing intensive physiotherapy. Szurkowski became a legendary name in Polish sport in the early 1970s, winning three world championship gold medals, two Olympic silvers and coming first in The Peace Race, Central Europe’s equivalent of the Tour de France, in 1970, 71, 73 and 75.
Cyclists can hurtle along the dual-carriage way at speeds of up to 50km per hour and police will patrol the route to prevent frustrated car drivers who might be tempted to use the cycle way to avoid traffic jams.
Cycling ace Michał Kwiatkowski proves he’s more than ‘wheelie good’ after cruising to victory in the gruelling 7-day race.
Having travelled the world taking photos of some of the planet’s most exotic locations, Anita Demianowicz decided to explore Poland. She was spellbound by what she discovered
It took nearly-blind Marcin two weeks to cycle 700km from his hometown in Nowy Targ to Zagreb.