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Lukasz Kuczynski

Poland

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTPOL12306199901
NOCPoland
Born23 Jun 1999 in Sokólka 
GenderMen
ResidenceBialystok, POL
OccupationStudent
LanguagesEnglish, Polish
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 41.182 03 Nov 2019 Salt Lake City, UT  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/lukasz.kuczynski1  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamJuvenia Bialystok: Poland  
Reason for choosing this sport"I liked the adrenaline."  
Name of coachDariusz Kulesza [club], POL; Urszula Kaminska [national], POL  
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up short track at age 13 in Bialystok, Poland.  
General Interest
General Interest
HobbiesSport, playing video games. (pzls.pl, 01 Mar 2018)  
Superstitions / Rituals / BeliefsHe likes to spend time alone and listen to music ahead of competitions. (pzls.pl, 01 Mar 2018)  
Most influential person in careerHis family. (pzls.pl, 01 Mar 2018)  
Hero / IdolCoach Dariusz Kukesza, US short track skater Apolo Anton Ohno. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2019)  
AmbitionsTo win a medal at the Olympic Winter Games. (pzls.pl, 01 Mar 2018)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Always give 100%." (Athlete, 04 Nov 2018)  
InjuriesHe broke his leg twice in 2014. He was out of action for six months. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2019)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2015/2016 European Championships 5000m Relay8  
    2017/2018 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay11  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay14  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 2000m Relay6  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 2000m Relay10  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 5000m Relay11  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 2000m Relay12  
    2019/2020 Dresden 2000m Relay12  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay13  
    2019/2020 Dresden 5000m Relay14  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 500m22  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 500m23  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 500m27  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 500m29  
    2018/2019 Almaty 500m30  
    2019/2020 Dresden 500m31  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m33  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1500m34  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m35  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 500m35  
    2018/2019 Dresden 500m41  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m43  
    2019/2020 World Cup 500m48  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1000m50  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m55  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m58  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1500m69  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m91  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1000m106  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m116