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Marek Kuszewski

Full name: Marian Zygmunt "Marek" Kuszewski
Gender: Male
Height: 5-7 (171 cm)
Weight: 139 lbs (63 kg)
Born: October 31, 1933 in Kielce, Świętokrzyskie, Poland
Died: March 5, 2012 in Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland
Affiliations: Gwardia Worcław/Kolejarza Wrocław
Country: POL Poland
Sport: Fencing

Medals: 2 Silver (2 Total)

Biography

Marek Kuszewski won all his international honors in team sabre. He won Olympic silvers with the Polish team in 1956 and 1960, World Championships silver in 1954 and bronze in 1957. Domestically, Kuszewski never won an individual Polish sabre title, placing second at the 1954, 1955 and 1960 Polish Championships and winning bronzes in 1956 and 1959, but he won a team title in 1951.

After retiring from sports, Kuszewski, who graduated from the University of Wrocław with a Polish philology degree in 1956, worked as a journalist. Kuszewski became a member of Polish Olympic Academy in 1984 and was also active with the Polish Olympic Committee.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Fencing Men's Sabre, Individual Poland POL 6 p2 r2/4
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Fencing Men's Sabre, Team Poland POL 2 Silver
1960 Summer 26 Roma Fencing Men's Sabre, Team Poland POL 2 Silver

Men's Sabre, Individual

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BW TG TR
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Fencing Poland POL Quarter-Finals Pool Two 6 1956-12-05 2 19 24

Men's Sabre, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MW ML BW BL TBW/TD IBW TD
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Fencing Poland POL Final Pool 2 1956-12-03 2 1 23 22
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Fencing Poland POL Final Pool Team Bout A 2 1956-12-03 HUN 9, POL 4 4 1
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Fencing Poland POL Final Pool Team Bout D 1 1956-12-03 POL 9, URS 7 9 2
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Fencing Poland POL Final Pool Team Bout E 1 1956-12-03 POL 10, FRA 6 10 2
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Fencing Poland POL Semi-Finals Pool Two 2 1956-12-03 1 1 10 6
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Fencing Poland POL Semi-Finals Pool Two 1 1956-12-03 POL 10, USA 6 10 3
1960 Summer 26 Roma Fencing Poland POL Round One Pool Two 1 1960-09-10 2 0 23 5
1960 Summer 26 Roma Fencing Poland POL Round One Pool Two 1 1960-09-10 POL 9, AUT 3 9 1
1960 Summer 26 Roma Fencing Poland POL Round One Pool Two 1 1960-09-10 Kuszewski (POL) 5, Resch (AUT) 3 5
1960 Summer 26 Roma Fencing Poland POL Round One Pool Two NC 1960-09-10 Kuszewski (POL) Not contested, Kerb (AUT) Not contested
1960 Summer 26 Roma Fencing Poland POL Round One Pool Two 2 1960-09-10 Hocke (AUT) 5, Kuszewski (POL) 3 3
1960 Summer 26 Roma Fencing Poland POL Round One Pool Two 2 1960-09-10 Ulrich (AUT) 5, Kuszewski (POL) 2 2
1960 Summer 26 Roma Fencing Poland POL Round One Pool Two 1 1960-09-10 POL 14, JPN 2 14 4
1960 Summer 26 Roma Fencing Poland POL Round One Pool Two 1 1960-09-10 Kuszewski (POL) 5, Fujimaki (JPN) 4 5
1960 Summer 26 Roma Fencing Poland POL Round One Pool Two 1 1960-09-10 Kuszewski (POL) 5, Funamizu (JPN) 4 5
1960 Summer 26 Roma Fencing Poland POL Round One Pool Two 1 1960-09-10 Kuszewski (POL) 5, Ozawa (JPN) 2 5
1960 Summer 26 Roma Fencing Poland POL Round One Pool Two 1 1960-09-10 Kuszewski (POL) 5, Tabuchi (JPN) 2 5
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