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Zenon Czechowski

Full name: Zenon Czechowski
Gender: Male
Height: 5-9 (176 cm)
Weight: 165 lbs (75 kg)
Born: November 19, 1946 in Poznań, Wielkopolskie, Poland
Died: November 17, 2016 in Poznań, Wielkopolskie, Poland
Affiliations: Lech Poznań, Poznań (POL)
Country: POL Poland
Sport: Cycling

Biography

Zenon Czechowski rode most of his career for his local club in Lech, except for a short break when he was in the military and rode for Legia Warszawa. Czechowski rode in the Peace Race five times (1967-71), winning five stages, and placing second on GC in 1971. He also helped the Polish team place second in 1967, 1968, and 1970. Czechowski competed at the 1968 Mexico City Olympics in the team time trial, Poland finishing sixth. He died after a long struggle with cancer.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Cycling Men's Road Race, Individual Poland POL AC DNF
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Cycling Men's 100 kilometres Team Time Trial Poland POL 6

Men's Road Race, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Cycling Poland Final Standings AC DNF

Men's 100 kilometres Team Time Trial

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1968 Summer 21 Ciudad de México Cycling Poland POL Final Standings 6 2-14:40.98
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