Marcin Pochwala (POL)

Marcin Pochwala (POL)

Canoe Slalom
Date of birth
14 February 1984
182 cm
80 kg
Higher education
Physical Education - Holy Cross University in Kielce: Poland


General Interest

Pyzyk (, 27 Aug 2015)
Famous relatives
His cousin Tomasz Pochwala represented Poland in ski jumping at the 2002 Olympic Winter Games in Salt Lake City. He also competed in Nordic combined at international level. (SportsDeskOnline, 09 Sep 2015; NOC, 04 May 2004)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began paddling in 1996 at the Dunajec Nowy Sacz club in Poland.
Why this sport?
His father encouraged him to try the sport.
Club / Team
KKK Krakow: Poland
Name of coach
Jaroslaw Miczek [national], POL


World CupC2Slovakia, Bratislava5 July 20092009Men167.9718
World CupC215 July 20072007Men10
World CupC24 July 20102010Men11
World CupC26 July 20082008Men15
World CupC225 July 20042004Men18
World CupC224 July 20052005Men38
World CupC211 June 20062006Men29
Olympic GamesC2Brazil, Rio de Janeiro11 August 20162016Men104.975Latest resultBest result
Olympic GamesC2England, London2 August 20122012Men5Best result
Olympic GamesC2China, Beijing15 August 20082008Men8Best result
Olympic GamesC2Greece, Athens20 August 20042004Men119.7810
World ChampionshipsC2England, London19 September 20152015Men108.047Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamEngland, London19 September 20152015Men124.144Best result
World ChampionshipsC2United States, McHenry, MD21 September 20142014Men125.3025
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamUnited States, McHenry, MD21 September 20142014Men194.438Best result
World ChampionshipsC2Czech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Men118.695Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamCzech Republic, Prague15 September 20132013Men156.906Best result
World ChampionshipsC2Slovakia, Bratislava10 September 20112011Men118.368Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamSlovakia, Bratislava11 September 20112011Men136.355Best result
World ChampionshipsC2Slovenia, Tacen11 September 20102010Men114.626Best result
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamSlovenia, Tacen11 September 20102010Men186.079
World ChampionshipsC2Spain, La Seu d'Urgell13 September 20092009Men18
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamSpain, La Seu d'Urgell12 September 20092009Men118.244Best result
World ChampionshipsC2Brazil, Foz do Iguaçu23 September 20072007Men12
World ChampionshipsC2Germany, Augsburg26 July 20032003Men20
World ChampionshipsC2 TeamGermany, Augsburg26 July 20032003Men256.243Best result
World ChampionshipsC2France, Bourg-Saint-Maurice24 August 20022002Men15
European ChampionshipsC2Slovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš15 May 20162016Men170.6818Latest result
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamSlovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš15 May 20162016Men140.932Latest resultBest result
European ChampionshipsC2Germany, Markkleeberg31 May 20152015Men113.7113
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamGermany, Markkleeberg31 May 20152015Men172.674Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Austria, Vienna1 June 20142014Men95.412Best result
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamAustria, Vienna1 June 20142014Men117.214Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Poland, Kraków9 June 20132013Men96.252Best result
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamPoland, Kraków9 June 20132013Men112.822Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Germany, Augsburg13 May 20122012Men15
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamGermany, Augsburg13 May 20122012Men188.124Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Spain, La Seu d'Urgell11 June 20112011Men109.105
European ChampionshipsC2Slovakia, Cunovo15 August 20102010Men18
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamSlovakia, Cunovo14 August 20102010Men128.342Best result
European ChampionshipsC2England, Nottingham30 May 20092009Men107.466
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamEngland, Nottingham30 May 20092009Men118.303Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Poland, Kraków11 May 20082008Men212.237
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamPoland, Kraków9 May 20082008Men254.952Best result
European ChampionshipsC2Slovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš17 June 20072007Men229.286
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamSlovakia, Liptovský Mikuláš15 June 20072007Men252.313Best result
European ChampionshipsC2France, L'Argentière-la-Bessée2 July 20062006Men7
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamFrance, L'Argentière-la-Bessée1 July 20062006Men276.284Best result
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamSlovenia, Tacen25 June 20052005Men256.495
European ChampionshipsC2FYR Macedonia, Skopje6 June 20042004Men220.179
European ChampionshipsC2 TeamFYR Macedonia, Skopje5 June 20042004Men254.453Best result
Oceania Open ChampionshipsC2Australia, Penrith, NSW26 February 20122012Men103.541Best result
World CupC211 September 20162016Men8Latest result
World CupC216 August 20152015Men4
World CupC217 August 20142014Men6
World CupC225 August 20132013Men7
World CupC22 September 20122012Men4
World CupC214 August 20112011Men6