Ryszard Kałaczyński, who became a local hero in 2015 when he got into the Guinness Book of Records for running 366 marathons in as many days, says he now wants to make his village ‘famous again’ by completing the staggering 100 Ironman Triathlon challenge.
Poland's 13 regional airports handled 63 percent fewer passengers in the first half of the year than in the same period in 2019, according to a report by the Polish Regional Airports Association (ZRPL) released on Monday.
Photography duo Jadwiga and Marek Czarnecki took over 1,700 individual photographs of the Toruń skyline before electronically stitching them together to create the incredible panoramat. Zooming in, even the smallest details can be observed, with highlights including the Sailor’s Gate, the soaring steeple of the Church of the Holy Spirit, the solid dimensions of St. John’s Cathedral and the city defensive walls running along the bottom.
Lewandowski has scored more Champions League goals than any other player with 14 in only 8 matches. Cristiano Ronaldo holds the title with 17. TFN’s Nick Westerby assesses Lewandowski’s chances as Bayern Munich face Lyon in tonight’s crucial semi-final.
Krzysztof Gajewski covered about 130 kilometres in his swim in a lake near Wrocław that began at 5 o’clock in the afternoon on Friday and finished at the same hour two days later.
Travelling on the notoriously slow Koleje Mazowieckie regional line, Karol Pakuła covered 1049 km within 24 hours, beating the previous challenge set in 2011 of 1001 km.
Polish Foreign Minister Jacek Czaputowicz said on Thursday that there were big chances that Poland would obtain record-high funding from the EU recovery fund without the condition of linking it to the rule of law, a stipulation which Poland does not accept.
The State Electoral Commission (PKW) described voter turnout in the Sunday presidential election recorded by noon as record high. It amounted to 24.08 percent, the PKW announced.
TFN’s Dan Wyszogrodzki explores the enticing attractions of coloured vinyl.
The Polish government sold bonds worth over PLN 5.4 billion (EUR 1.2 bln) in April, Deputy Finance Minister Pawel Nowak wrote on Wednesday.