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Damian Zurek

Poland

SportSpeed Skating
NOCPoland
Born17 Sep 1999 in  Tomaszˇw Mazowiecki
GenderMen
ResidenceTomaszˇw Mazowiecki, POL
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesEnglish, Polish
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 34.29 12 Dec 2021 Calgary  
    1000m 1:08.07 05 Dec 2021 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 1:48.11 10 Mar 2019 Calgary  
    5000m 7:51.53 04 Feb 2018 Sanok  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
European Single Distances Championships
Event  
European Single Distances Championships
    Team Sprint     1  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/damian.zurek.718  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachWitold Mazur [national], POL; Tuomas Nieminen [national], FIN  
When and where did you begin this sport?He began speed skating in 2005 at school.  
Club / TeamKS Pilica Tomaszow Mazowiecki: Poland  
General Interest
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievementFinishing in third place in the 500m overall classification in the 2017/18 Junior World Cup season. (Athlete, 16 Nov 2019)  
Hero / IdolUS swimmer Michael Phelps. (Athlete, 16 Nov 2019)  
HobbiesCooking, gardening. (pzls.pl, 09 Jun 2020)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing. (interia.pl, 10 Nov 2020)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2021/2022 European Single Distances Championships Team Sprint3  
    2020/2021 European Sprint Championships Overall10  
    2021/2022 European Single Distances Championships 500m12  
    2019/2020 European Single Distances Championships 500m14  
    2021/2022 European Single Distances Championships 1000m14  
    2019/2020 World Sprint Championships Overall18  
    2020/2021 World Single Distances Championships 500m19  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2020/2021 World Cup 500m21  
    2019/2020 World Cup 500m35  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m55  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1000m57