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Andzelika Wójcik

Poland

SportSpeed Skating
NOCPoland
Born08 Nov 1996 in  Lubin
GenderWomen
ResidenceLubin, POL
OccupationStudent
LanguagesEnglish, Polish
Higher educationManagement, Tourism - Jerzy Kukuczka Academy of Physical Education: Katowice, POL
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 38.41 16 Jan 2021 Heerenveen  
    1000m 1:17.57 03 Mar 2018 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 2:03.62 22 Oct 2016 Inzell  
    3000m 4:34.99 12 Nov 2016 Berlin  
    5000m 8:40.92 17 Dec 2016 Warsaw, NC  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Single Distances Championships
Event  
World Single Distances Championships
    Team Sprint     1  
European Single Distances Championships
Event  
European Single Distances Championships
    Team Sprint     1  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/AndzelikaWojcikOfficial  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamAZS AWF Katowice: Poland  
Reason for choosing this sport"I was fast on figure stating skates."  
Name of coachKrzysztof Niedzwiecki [club], POL; Tuomas Nieminen [national], FIN  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began speed skating at age 12 at MKS Cuprum Lubin in Poland.  
General Interest
General Interest
HobbiesReading, watching films, playing guitar, travelling. (pzls.pl, 01 Jul 2020)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning bronze in team sprint at the 2020 World Single Distances Championships in Salt Lake City, UT, United States of America, and finishing eighth in 500m and winning bronze in team sprint at the 2020 European Championships in Heerenveen, Netherlands. (przegladsportowy.pl, 15 Dec 2020; polsatsport.pl, 11 Jan 2020)  
AmbitionsTo win a medal at the Olympic Winter Games. (tvp.pl, 18 Oct 2018)  
Other informationVOLUNTEER WORK
In April 2020 she and fellow Polish speed skater Natalia Czerwonka began working as volunteers to help the elderly and those at high risk in Lubin, Poland, during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown. "I joined the volunteer project organised by the city hall of Lubin. We supported people at higher risk and seniors, doing for them grocery shopping, taking out the garbage, walking their dogs. This kind of altruistic movement make you realise what is most important in life." (przegladsportowy.pl, 15 Dec 2020)
 
Sporting philosophy / motto"Go fast and let the flow guide you." (Athlete, 16 Nov 2019)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2019/2020 European Single Distances Championships Team Sprint3  
    2019/2020 World Single Distances Championships Team Sprint3  
    2019/2020 European Single Distances Championships 500m8  
    2020/2021 European Sprint Championships Overall9  
    2018/2019 European Sprint Championships Overall12  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 1000m14  
    2016/2017 European Sprint Championships Overall15  
    2019/2020 European Single Distances Championships 1000m16  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 500m17  
    2019/2020 World Single Distances Championships 500m21  
    2019/2020 World Sprint Championships Overall27  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2019/2020 World Cup Nur-Sultan Team Sprint3  
    2019/2020 World Cup 500m26  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m46  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m53  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m54  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1000m54  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m54