Grzegorz Hedwig (POL)

Grzegorz Hedwig (POL)

Canoe Slalom
Date of birth
17 July 1988
179 cm
82 kg
Nowy Sacz, POL
Higher education
State Higher Vocational School: Nowy Sacz, POL


General Interest

Famous relatives
His mother Dorota is a former slalom paddler. She was Polish national champion, and also won gold at the world junior championships. She ended her career at age 20 to start a family. (, 23 Jul 2015)

Sport Specific Information

Why this sport?
He followed in the footsteps of his mother, who is a former slalom paddler. "I hated it at first, but I can't imagine my life without it now."
Club / Team
KS Start Nowy Sacz: Poland
Name of coach
Jaroslaw Miczek [national], POL


Olympic GamesC1Brazil, Rio de Janeiro9 August 20162016Men102.7012Latest resultBest result
World ChampionshipsC1England, London20 September 20152015Men99.3212Best result
World ChampionshipsC1 TeamEngland, London20 September 20152015Men180.7615Best result
World ChampionshipsC1United States, McHenry, MD20 September 20142014Men111.2833Best result
World ChampionshipsC1Czech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Men111.7317Best result
World ChampionshipsC1 TeamCzech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Men148.9410Best result
World ChampionshipsC1Slovenia, Tacen12 September 20102010Men168.8130Best result
World ChampionshipsC1 TeamSlovenia, Tacen12 September 20102010Men118.576Best result
European ChampionshipsC1Slovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš14 May 20162016Men116.587Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsC1 TeamSlovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš14 May 20162016Men125.702Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsC1Germany, Markkleeberg30 May 20152015Men104.0921Best result
European ChampionshipsC1 TeamGermany, Markkleeberg30 May 20152015Men121.645Best result
European ChampionshipsC1Austria, Vienna31 May 20142014Men94.2414Best result
European ChampionshipsC1 TeamAustria, Vienna31 May 20142014Men114.369Best result
European ChampionshipsC1Poland, Kraków8 June 20132013Men162.2236Best result
European ChampionshipsC1 TeamPoland, Kraków8 June 20132013Men152.228Best result
European ChampionshipsC1Germany, Augsburg12 May 20122012Men32Best result
European ChampionshipsC1 TeamGermany, Augsburg12 May 20122012Men7Best result
European ChampionshipsC1Spain, La Seu d'Urgell12 June 20112011Men24Best result
European ChampionshipsC1 TeamSpain, La Seu d'Urgell12 June 20112011Men6Best result
European ChampionshipsC1Slovakia, Cunovo15 August 20102010Men16Best result
European ChampionshipsC1 TeamSlovakia, Cunovo14 August 20102010Men127.935Best result
European ChampionshipsC1 TeamSlovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš15 June 20072007Men227.486Best result
World CupC111 September 20162016Men18Latest resultBest result
World CupC116 August 20152015Men37Best result
World CupC117 August 20142014Men22Best result
World CupC125 August 20132013Men21Best result
World CupC12 September 20122012Men25Best result
World CupC113 August 20112011Men51Best result
World CupC14 July 20102010Men61Best result
World CupC16 July 20082008Men70Best result
World CupC115 July 20072007Men27Best result