BIEGANOWSKA-ZAJAC Barbara

1 Sep 1981
40
Female
T20
NYSA
 
Poland

Events and Medals

Discipline Event Rank Medal
ATH Athletics Women's 1500m - T20 1 Gold Medal

Schedule

Change
Start Time Location Event Status
Olympic Stadium - Track
Finished

Biographical Information

Highlights

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RankEventYearLocationResult
Paralympic Games
11500m - T202016Rio de Janeiro, BRA4:24.37
11500m - T202012London, GBR4:35.26
1Women's 800m T202000Sydney, NSW, AUS2:08.40
3400m - T202016Rio de Janeiro, BRA58.51
World Championships
11500m - T202019Dubai, UAE4:36.10
11500m - T202017London, GBR4:33.82
11500m - T202015Doha, QAT4:28.58
1400m - T202015Doha, QAT57.78
1Women's 800m T202015Doha, QAT2:22.09
11500m - T202013Lyon, FRA4:40.50
1Women's 800m T201998Birmingham, GBR2:14.70
2400m - T202017London, GBR59.56
21500m - T202011Christchurch, NZL4:41.78
3Women's 3000m T201998Birmingham, GBR10:46.42
6400m - T202019Dubai, UAE1:00.40
European Championships
11500m - T202018Berlin, GER4:43.33
1Women's 800m T202018Berlin, GER2:15.79
21500m - T202021Bydgoszcz, POL4:43.78
6400m - T202018Berlin, GER1:01.53
DNS400m - T202021Bydgoszcz, POLDNS
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Golden Basia [in recognition of winning a gold medal at each edition of the Paralympic Games in 2000, 2012 and 2016]. (SportsDeskOnline 16 Apr 2021; paralympic.org.pl, 14 Nov 2019)
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Barbara Niewiedzial
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Athlete
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Two daughters Martyna [2007] and Wiktoria [2003]
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Polish
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LUKS MGOKSiR Korfantow [Poland]
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Mariusz Zabinski [club], POL
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Her daughters Wiktoria and Martyna Niewiedzial have competed in athletics at national junior level. (lekkoatletykadlakazdego.pl, 30 Jun 2019; domtel-sport.pl, 01 Jun 2018; sport.tvp.pl, 30 Jul 2016)
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She has competed in able-bodied athletics at national level in Poland. (worldathletics.org, 25 Feb 2020; Korfantow TV YouTube channel, 14 Mar 2018)
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She took up the sport at age 14. (festiwalbiegowy.pl, 01 Dec 2015)
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A coach encouraged her to take up the sport after she won a race at a sports event for children. (festiwalbiegowy.pl, 01 Dec 2015)
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To win a gold medal at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Korfantow TV YouTube channel, 14 Mar 2018)
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Winning the T20 1500m gold medal and T20 400m bronze medal at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (sport.pl, 16 Sep 2016)
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Coach Mariusz Zabinski. (Korfantow TV YouTube channel, 14 Mar 2018)
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"Never give up." (sport.pl, 16 Sep 2016)
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In 2016 she was honoured with the Knight's Cross of the Order of Polonia Restituta in Poland. (prezydent.pl, 05 Oct 2016)

She was named the Best Female Athlete at the 2017 International Sports Federation for Persons with Intellectual Disability [INAS] Awards. (insidethegames.biz, 23 Apr 2017)

In 2001 she was honoured with the Bronze Cross of Merit by the president of Poland. (sejm.gov.pl, 16 Jan 2001)
Legend
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Gold Medal
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Gold Medal Event
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Silver Medal Event
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Bronze Medal Event
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