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Henryk Średnicki

Full name: Henryk Antoni Średnicki
Gender: Male
Height: 5-2.5 (160 cm)
Weight: 112 lbs (51 kg)
Born: January 17, 1955 in Siemianowice, Śląskie, Poland
Died: April 10, 2016 in Piotrków Trybunalski, Łódzkie, Poland
Affiliations: GKS Tychy/GKS Jastrzębie
Country: POL Poland
Sport: Boxing

Biography

Henryk Średnicki fought twice at the Olympics, in 1976 and 1980, making the quarter-finals in 1980. He was the top European boxer in his weight class in the late 1970s, winning the flyweight World title in 1978, and the European title in 1977 and 1979, as a flyweight in 1977 and light-flyweight in 1979. Średnicki also competed at the 1974 World Championships, losing his first match as a light-fly. He was a six-time Polish Champion, winning at light-flyweight in 1974-76, flyweight in 1978-79, and bantamweight in 1982. He also won the Feliks Stamm Tournament three times, as a flyweight in 1977-78 and bantamweight in 1982. He fought for several different clubs, including GKS Katowice, GKS Tychy, GKS Górnik Hawks, and Sosnowiec. Średnicki later became a coach, running a boxing school in Myszków. His best known pupil was [Łukasz Maszczyk], a four-time European medalist.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 21 Montréal Boxing Men's Light-Flyweight Poland POL 9T
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Boxing Men's Flyweight Poland POL 5T

Men's Light-Flyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result JF J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S TJP MR
1976 Summer 21 Montréal Boxing Poland POL Round Two Match #2 2 1976-07-23 Li (PRK) , Średnicki (POL) 2 59 60 58 58 59 294
1976 Summer 21 Montréal Boxing Poland POL Round One Match #4 1 1976-07-19 Średnicki (POL) , Curtis (USA) 5 60 60 60 60 60 300 decision

Men's Flyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result JF J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S TJP MR
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Boxing Poland POL Quarter-Finals Match #1 2 1980-07-29 Miroshnychenko (URS) , Średnicki (POL) 0 58 58 58 58 58 290
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Boxing Poland POL Round Two Match #2 1 1980-07-26 Średnicki (POL) , Mwangu (ZAM) 5 60 59 59 60 60 298 decision
1980 Summer 25 Moskva Boxing Poland POL Round One Match #4 1 1980-07-22 Średnicki (POL) bye
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