Michal Gajownik

 

 

Age: 27

 

Summary: Polish sprint canoeist who had competed on the four-men canoe relay finishing in eight place at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia and became a senior European C-2 1000 meter champion at age 19 that same year, but who also won two gold medals and a bronze in the C-4 1000 meter relay at the ICF Canoe Spring World Championships in 2002 and 2005.

 

 

Cause of Death: Car accident

 

Born: December 15, 1981

 

Died: November 13, 2009

 

Location: Chrzanow, Poland