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Stefania Biegun

Full name: Stefania Biegun
Gender: Female
Height: 5-2.5 (160 cm)
Weight: 132 lbs (60 kg)
Born: August 11, 1935 in Wieprz, Małopolskie, Poland
Died: December 10, 2016 in Wetlina, Podkarpackie, Poland
Affiliations: Start Zakopane, Zakopane (POL) / AZS Kraków, Kraków (POL)
Country: POL Poland
Sport: Cross Country Skiing

Biography

Stefania Biegun competed in cross-country skiing for Poland at the 1960, 1964, and 1968 Winter Olympics. She was a 26-time Polish Champion, while competing for the clubs AZS Krakow (1958-60) and Start Zakopane (1961-70). Biegun was champion at the 1962 Winter Universiade in the women’s 8 km race, and added a silver medal that year in the relay. She had numerous top 10 finishes in World Cup events.

BIegun graduated from the School of Physical Education in Krakow. She later became a trainer in Zakopane and Wetlinie. In 2013 Biegun was made an Honorary Member of the Polish Ski Association.

Results

Women's 5 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R
1964 Winter 28 Innsbruck Cross Country Skiing Poland Final Standings 14 19:16.0 8:37.8 11
1968 Winter 32 Grenoble Cross Country Skiing Poland Final Standings 9 17:03.4

Women's 10 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R
1960 Winter 24 Squaw Valley Cross Country Skiing Poland Final Standings 13 42:45.2 22:03 11
1964 Winter 28 Innsbruck Cross Country Skiing Poland Final Standings 18 44:45.0 24:16.5 17
1968 Winter 32 Grenoble Cross Country Skiing Poland Final Standings 19 39:55.4 20:00.3 16

Women's 3 × 5 kilometres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T ET ER
1960 Winter 24 Squaw Valley Cross Country Skiing Poland POL Final Standings 4 22:10.0 22:10.0 2
1964 Winter 28 Innsbruck Cross Country Skiing Poland POL Final Standings 7 20:46.4 1-08:55.4 7
1968 Winter 32 Grenoble Cross Country Skiing Poland POL Final Standings 5 19:31.8 59:04.7 5
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