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MAKOWSKA Marta
Sport Wheelchair Fencing
NPC Poland   
GenderWomen
Age41
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Marital status
Married
Family
Husband Adam Makowski, daughter Gabriela [2009]
Other names
Marta Wyrzykowska
Residence
Warsaw, POL
Occupation
Athlete, Government Official, Public Servant
Languages
Polish
Higher education
Life Science - Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski University: Warsaw, POL
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She first began fencing as a teenager at the IKS AWF club in Warsaw, Poland.
Why this sport?
"I think I have tried everything athletics, basketball, swimming, wheelchair dance, but I liked fencing best."
Club / Team
IKS AWF: Warsaw, POL
Name of coach
Marek Gniewkowski [national]; Zbigniew Rybak [national]; Tadeusz Nowicki [national]
Handedness
Right
General Interest
Other information
WORK AND SPORT
She combines wheelchair fencing with her job in the District Family Assistance Centre in Wolomin, Poland. (paralympic.org.pl, 31 Aug 2016)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
3 2012 Individual Foil B  
7 2012 Individual Epee B  
4 2012 Team Open  
7 2016 Individual Epee B  
8 2016 Individual Foil B  
4 2016 Team Epee  
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
6 2013 Individual Foil B  
7 2013 Individual Epee B  
6 2013 Team Epee  
12 2015 Individual Epee B  
5 2015 Individual Foil B  
4 2015 Team Epee  
European Championships
Rank Year Event Result
2 2014 Team Epee  
5 2014 Individual Epee B  
9 2014 Individual Foil B  
6 2016 Individual Epee B  
9 2016 Individual Foil B