Bernard Szczepański

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameBernard•Szczepański
Used nameBernard•Szczepański
Born11 October 1945 in Ruda Śląska, Śląskie (POL)
DiedSeptember 2018
Measurements153 cm / 50 kg
AffiliationsGKS Katowice, Katowice (POL)
NOC Poland


Bernard Szczepański wrestled Greco-Roman at the 1972 München Olympics. He also won a bronze medal at the 1970 World Championships. Szczepański competed for Slavia Ruda Śląska and GKS Katowice. From 1974-80 he was a trainer for Slavia Ruda Śląska, helping Marian Skubacz to win medals at the World and European Championships.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1972 Summer Olympics Wrestling POL Bernard Szczepański
Light-Flyweight, Greco-Roman, Men (Olympic) AC