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Piotr Michalski

Poland

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSPOL12707199401
NOCPoland
Born27 Jul 1994 in  Sanok
GenderMen
FamilyPartner Natalia Maliszewska
ResidenceSanok, POL
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesEnglish, Polish
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 34.48 09 Dec 2017 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1000m 1:08.29 26 Feb 2017 Calgary  
    1500m 1:52.78 26 Oct 2012 Inzell  
    5000m 7:15.25 16 Dec 2012 Zakopane  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
European Single Distances Championships
Event  
European Single Distances Championships
    Team Sprint     1  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/Piotr-Michalski-223872767677016  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportHis physical education teacher asked him to try the sport.  
When and where did you begin this sport?He began skating in 2004 in Sanok, Poland.  
Club / TeamSKL Gornik Sanok: Poland  
Name of coachMarek Drwiega [club]; Tuomas Nieminen [national], FIN  
General Interest
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievementCompeting at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (Athlete, 21 Aug 2018)  
Most influential person in careerCanadian speed skater and coach Jeremy Wotherspoon. (Athlete, 21 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolPolish racing driver Robert Kubica. (Athlete, 21 Nov 2018)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"It's just sport." (Athlete, 21 Nov 2018)  
Other informationFURTHER EDUCATION
He has studied computer programming at a technical college in Sanok, Poland. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)
 
Famous relativesHis partner Natalia Maliszewska represented Poland in short track at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (Facebook profile, 12 Nov 2018; SportsDeskOnline, 17 Oct 2018)  
NicknamesPiochi (Instagram profile, 16 Oct 2018)  
HobbiesDrinking coffee, watching motorsport, photography. (Instagram profile, 28 Sep 2018, 19 Nov 2015)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships Team Sprint3  
    2018/2019 European Sprint Championships Overall6  
    2017/2018 World Sprint Championships Overall7  
    2015/2016 World Sprint Championships Overall8  
    2016/2017 European Sprint Championships Overall8  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 500m11  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 1000m12  
    2016/2017 World Sprint Championships Overall15  
    2014/2015 World Single Distances Championships 1000m16  
    2015/2016 World Single Distances Championships 2 x 500m18  
    2014/2015 World Sprint Championships Overall18  
    2015/2016 World Single Distances Championships 1000m22  
    2018 Olympic Games 1000m31  
    2018 Olympic Games 500m33  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2017/2018 World Cup Minsk Team Sprint2  
    2016/2017 World Cup Heerenveen Team Sprint3  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m18  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1000m23  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m27  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m32  
    2015/2016 World Cup 500m32  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m36  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m36  
    2014/2015 World Cup 500m44