Marek Kania, Damian Żurek, and Piotr Michalski won the bronze medal at the European Speed Skating Championships in the team race. On the track in Heerenveen triumphed the representatives of the hosts.
The white and red team broke the national record with a result of 1:20.541, improving by 0.4 seconds the result from 2016. The Dutch were faster on Saturday with a 1:19.712 and the Norwegians with a 1:19.830.
2022 European Championships Men’s Team Sprint medalists ?⬇
— ISU Speed Skating (@ISU_Speed) January 8, 2022
A day earlier (7 Jen) Polish women reached for the gold medal in the Team Sprint Women competition, competing in a team of Andżelika Wójcik, Kaja Ziomek, and Karolina Bosiek.
Poland’s ?? Andzelika Wojcik, Kaja Ziomek and Karolina Bosiek take the first gold ? medal of the day as they win the Women’s Team Sprint at the European Championships ?
— ISU Speed Skating (@ISU_Speed) January 7, 2022