Jan Kowalczyk is confirmed dead at the age of 78.
Jan was best known as a Polish show jumper.
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This is sad news, our only so successful show jumping Champion Jan Kowalczyk Moscow gold medalist passed away yest…
#Olympics Jan Kowalczyk, the 1980 Olympic show jumping champion, has passed away at the age of 79
Jan Kowalczyk
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Kowalczyk at the 1980 Olympics
Personal information
Born18 December 1941
Drogomyśl, Poland
Died24 February 2020(2020-02-24) (aged 78)[1]
Height169 cm (5 ft 7 in)
Weight68 kg (150 lb)
Sport
SportShow jumping
ClubLSZ Drogomyśl
Cwału Poznań
Legia Warszawa