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AGNIESZKA SKRZYPULEC WINS REGIONAL ATHLETE OF THE YEAR AWARD

21 Dec 2016

Poland's 470 Class helm, Agnieszka Skrzypulec, was voted as the best athlete of the year in the annual Sports Awards run by the region of West Pomerania.

Skrzypulec finished 10th at the Rio 2016 the Olympic Games with Irmin Mrózek-Gliszczyńska. Their result in Rio built on a stunning year of competition including 5th place at the 2016 470 Worlds in San Isidro, Argentina - a result which goes down in history as the best ever finish for a Polish female team at a 470 Worlds.

In addition, Agnieszka Skrzypulec/Irmina Mrózek Gliszczyńska won the medal race at the 2016 470 Worlds, won the medal race at the 2016 470 Europeans and finished 7th overall. Their team work also gave them victory at Trofeo SAR Princesa Sofia.

Follow Agnieszka Skrzypulec/Irmina Mrózek Gliszczyńska on Facebook at www.facebook.com/470pol11 and on her website at www.skrzypulec.pl

Athlete of the Year - Top 10
1. Agnieszka Skrzypulec - sailing
2. Damian Zielinski -biking
3. Piotr Lisek OSOT - athletics
4. Kamil Kuczynski - biking
5. Maciej Bielecki - biking
6. Margaret Wojtyra - biking
7. Casper Ziemiński - sailing
8. Joanna Wołosz Chemist -Volleyball
9. Sofia Eynnaoui - athletics
10. Michal Kubik Pogon - futsal

Coaches
1. Siegfried Jarema Piast Szczecin biking
2. Jacob Głuszak Chemist Police Volleyball
3. Adrian Struzik Baltica Szczecin handball

Source: http://www.24kurier.pl