Daniel Jędraszko

Olympic athlete

1976 –

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Who is Daniel Jędraszko?

Daniel Jędraszko is a Polish sprint canoer who has competed since the late 1990s. He has been world champion four times in the Canadian canoe C-2 event with partner Paweł Baraszkiewicz.

They also won a C-2 500 m silver medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney. The same year Jędraszko won his only European title to date. However at the 2004 Athens games they underperformed and came away without a medal.

Injuries prevented him from competing in 2005 but in 2006 he formed a new C-2 partnership with Roman Rynkiewicz. They finished fifth at the world championships in Szeged, Hungary. At the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, they finished ninth in the C-2 500 m event. Jędraszko has a total of ten medals at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships.

Jędraszko is a member of the Posnania Poznań club. He is 192 cm tall and weighs 93 kg.

For hts sport achievements, he received:

Golden Cross of Merit in 2000;

Knight's Cross of the Order of Polonia Restituta in 2007.

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Born
Apr 6, 1976
Szczecin
Also known as
  • Daniel Jedraszko
Nationality
  • Poland
Lived in
  • Szczecin

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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