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Szymon Kołecki

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 2
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameSzymon Piotr•Kołecki
Used nameSzymon•Kołecki
Born12 October 1981 in Oława, Dolnośląskie (POL)
Measurements181 cm / 94 kg
AffiliationsBudowlani Opole/Górnik Polkowice
NOC(s) Poland

Biography

Szymon Kołecki had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 2000 Olympics Middle-Heavyweight class (405.0 kg); 2nd in the 1999 World Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (405.0 kg); 3rd in the 2001 World Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (402.5 kg); 2nd in the 2006 World Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (392 had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 2007 World Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (392 had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1999 European Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (405.0 kg); 1st in the 2000 European Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (412.5 kg); 2nd in the 2001 European Championships Heavyweight class (412.5 kg); 2nd in the 2006 European Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (394 had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 2007 European Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (395.0 kg). He set one middle-heavyweight clean & jerk world record in 2000.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
2000 Summer Olympics Weightlifting Middle-Heavyweight, Men Olympic 2 Silver Representing Poland    
2008 Summer Olympics Weightlifting Middle-Heavyweight, Men Olympic 1 Gold Representing Poland    

Olympic Records

Records may have been broken subsequently during the same competition.
Games Date Sport Event Phase Mark Pos
2000 Summer Olympics 24 September 2000 Weightlifting Middle-Heavyweight, Men (≤94 kg, Biathlon) Final Standings 405.0 2
2000 Summer Olympics 24 September 2000 Weightlifting Middle-Heavyweight, Men (≤94 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #2 180.0 AC
2000 Summer Olympics 24 September 2000 Weightlifting Middle-Heavyweight, Men (≤94 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #3 182.5 AC
2000 Summer Olympics 24 September 2000 Weightlifting Middle-Heavyweight, Men (≤94 kg, Clean & Jerk) Clean & Jerk, Lift #1 222.5 AC
2008 Summer Olympics 17 August 2008 Weightlifting Middle-Heavyweight, Men (≤94 kg, Clean & Jerk) Clean & Jerk, Lift #2 224.0 1

Special Notes