Jerzy Pławczyk

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameJerzy•Pławczyk
Used nameJerzy•Pławczyk
Born16 April 1911 in Dąbrowa Górnicza, Śląskie (POL)
Died16 January 2005 in Lambrecht (Pfalz), Rheinland-Pfalz (GER)
Measurements184 cm / 82 kg
AffiliationsAZS Warszawa, Warszawa (POL)
NOC Poland

Biography

Jerzy Pławczyk had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1934 European Championships Decathlon. In the 1938 European Championships decathlon he finished sixth.

Personal Bests: HJ – 1.96 (1932); Dec – 6446 (1936).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1932 Summer Olympics Athletics POL Jerzy Pławczyk
High Jump, Men (Olympic) =7
1936 Summer Olympics Athletics POL Jerzy Pławczyk
High Jump, Men (Olympic) 22
Decathlon, Men (Olympic) 9

Special Notes