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Karol Szenajch

Full name: Karol Wilhelm Szenajch (Schöneich)
Gender: Male
Born: February 11, 1907 in Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland
Died: Montréal, Québec, Canada
Affiliations: Legia Warszawa, Warszawa (POL)
Country: POL Poland
Sport: Ice Hockey

Related Olympians: Cousin of Aleksander Szenajch.


Karol Szenajch played for Legia Warszawa, winning the 1933 Polish Championship in a tie with Pogonią Lwów. He played for Poland at three World Championships (1930-31, 1933) and was part of the team that won the 1928 World Students’ Championships. For the St. Moritz Winter Olympics, Szenajch was initially considered a reserve player, but he played the second game against Czechoslovakia. Nationally, he played one year for WTL Warszawa (1926-27) before joining Legia Warszawa until 1935. In 1932 he graduated from the Warszawa University of Technology with a degree in electrical engineering. When World War II broke out, Szenajch was onboard a ship returning from the World Exhibition in New York, when the ship returned to Montréal, where he stayed in exile. Szenajch died in Montréal, but the date is unknown.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Winter 21 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Poland POL 8T

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM
1928 Winter 21 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Poland POL Final Standings 8T 1928-02-11 0 0 0
1928 Winter 21 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Poland POL Group B Match #3 2 1928-02-13 TCH 3, POL 2 0
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