Iga Baumgart-Witan
Iga Baumgart-Witan Poznań 2021.jpg
Baumgart-Witan in 2021
Personal information
NationalityPolish
Born (1989-04-11) 11 April 1989 (age 33)
Bydgoszcz, Poland[1]
EducationKazimierz Wielki University
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight55 kg (121 lb)
Sport
CountryPoland
SportAthletics
Event(s)Sprinting
ClubBKS Bydgoszcz[2]
Coached byIwona Baumgart

Iga Baumgart-Witan (born 11 April 1989) is a Polish sprinter.[3] She won two medals at the 2020 Summer Olympics, gold with Polish mixed relay team and silver as a member of 4 × 400 metres relay team.[4][5]

Baumgart-Witan also competed in the 4 × 400 m relay at the 2012 and 2016 Summer Olympics as well as two World Championships.

Competition record

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Poland
2007 European Junior Championships Hengelo, Netherlands 12th (h) 400 m 54.69
5th 4 × 400 m relay 3:39.26
2009 European U23 Championships Kaunas, Lithuania 18th (h) 400 m 54.97
6th 4 × 400 m relay 3:33.49
2011 European U23 Championships Ostrava, Czech Republic 18th (h) 400 m 54.53
4th 4 × 400 m relay 3:36.42
2012 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 8th 4 × 400 m relay 3:30.17
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 13th (h) 4 × 400 m relay 3:30.15
2013 World Championships Moscow, Russia 9th (h) 4 × 400 m relay 3:29.75
2014 European Championships Zürich, Switzerland 5th (h) 4 × 400 m relay 3:29.79
2015 World Championships Beijing, China 28th (h) 400 m 52.02
2016 European Championships Amsterdam, Netherlands 2nd (h) 4 × 400 m relay 3:27.72
Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 7th 4 × 400 m relay 3:27.28
2017 European Indoor Championships Belgrade, Serbia 14th (sf) 400 m 53.76
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:29.94
IAAF World Relays Nassau, Bahamas 2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:28.28
World Championships London, United Kingdom 15th (sf) 400 m 51.81
3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:25.41
Universiade Taipei, Taiwan 6th 400 m 52.46
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:26.75
2018 European Championships Berlin, Germany 5th 400 m 51.24
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:26.59
2019 European Indoor Championships Glasgow, Scotland 16th (sf) 400 m 53.83
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:28.77
World Championships Doha, Qatar 8th 400 m 51.29
2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:21.89
2021 Olympic Games Tokyo, Japan 2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:20.53 NR
1st 4 × 400 m relay mixed 3:10.44 ER OR[n 1]
2022 World Indoor Championships Belgrade, Serbia 3rd 4 × 400 m relay 3:28.59
  1. ^ Time from the heats; Baumgart-Witan was replaced in the final.

Personal bests

References

  1. ^ Sports Reference profile Archived 15 December 2012 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ PZLA profile
  3. ^ Iga Baumgart-Witan at World Athletics Edit this at Wikidata
  4. ^ Tennery, Amy (31 July 2021). "Athletics-Poland win first 4x400m mixed relay gold". Reuters. Retrieved 7 March 2022.
  5. ^ Phillips, Mitch (7 August 2021). "Athletics-Eleven medals for Felix as stellar U.S. team take 4x400m glory". Reuters. Retrieved 7 March 2022.
  6. ^ "400 Metres Summary | IAAF World Athletics Championships, DOHA 2019".