Rajmund Zieliński

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameRajmund•Zieliński
Used nameRajmund•Zieliński
Born9 October 1940 in Toruń, Kujawsko-Pomorskie (POL)
Died15 August 2022
Measurements179 cm / 80 kg
AffiliationsLZS Nowogard/LZS Gryf Szczecin
NOC Poland


Rajmund Zieliński was a multiple national champion in both road and track cycling. In 1964, he won the Tour de Pologne, with him being awarded a refrigerator for his victory. During the 1960s, he raced in five editions of the Peace Race, winning a total of three stages. He became the first Polish cyclist to win an individual time trial stage of the race. At the 1964 Tokyo Olympics, Zieliński competed in the road race and team time trial events. Four years later, at the 1968 Mexico City Olympics, he competed in two track cycling events. The following year, he competed at both the road and track cycling world championships in Brno.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1964 Summer Olympics Cycling Road (Cycling) POL Rajmund Zieliński
Road Race, Individual, Men (Olympic) 82
100 kilometres Team Time Trial, Men (Olympic) Poland 11
1968 Summer Olympics Cycling Track (Cycling) POL Rajmund Zieliński
Individual Pursuit, 4,000 metres, Men (Olympic) 10
Team Pursuit, 4,000 metres, Men (Olympic) Poland =5