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Adrian Wielgat

Poland

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSPOL11002199301
NOCPoland
Born10 Feb 1993 in  Elblag
GenderMen
FamilyPartner Wiola Borcowska
ResidenceElblag, POL
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesEnglish, Polish
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 36.76 25 Nov 2017 Calgary  
    1000m 1:11.15 25 Nov 2017 Calgary  
    1500m 1:48.07 22 Oct 2016 Inzell  
    5000m 6:19.10 01 Dec 2017 Calgary  
    10000m 13:40.22 19 Nov 2017 Stavanger  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
European Single Distances Championships
Event  
European Single Distances Championships
    Team Pursuit 8 Laps     1  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/adrian.wielgat  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?He began speed skating in 2004 in Elblag, Poland.  
Club / TeamGKS Stoczniowiec: Gdansk, POL  
Name of coachRyszard Bialkowski [club], POL; Witold Mazur, POL  
General Interest
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto"Per aspera ad astra." [Through hardship to the stars.] (Athlete, 15 Nov 2019)  
Most influential person in careerPolish speed skater Zbigniew Brodka. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2019)  
Hero / IdolPolish speed skater Zbigniew Brodka. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2019)  
Memorable sporting achievementCompeting at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (Athlete, 17 Nov 2018)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships Team Pursuit 8 Laps3  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 5000m16  
    2016/2017 World Allround Championships Allround20  
    2018 Olympic Games 5000m22  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 World Cup 5000/10000m39  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m40  
    2017/2018 World Cup 5000/10000m48  
    2014/2015 World Cup 5000/10000m49