For many, the information about Adam Kezzot’s resignation from the Olympics may be a sensation. There were many indications that he would be fighting for the medals in Tokyo, but unexpectedly it turned out that he would be missing from the Polish team for the event. The reasons for his decision appeared on his Facebook profile.
The most important moment for every athlete. We have been preparing for this for years, we have been working hard to go to the Olympics, unfortunately this time I will not be there, although I have the bare minimum and the right to start, I decided otherwise, I will stay in Poland – wrote Adam Kszczot in his profile.
The 31-year-old says there was no single reason, but several important factors that influenced his decision. Among them are a difficult camp in Kenya, after which “the body refused to obey”, family problems and discomfort after vaccination, which forced him to stop training.
Adam Cskzot’s absence from the competition is a huge loss for the Polish athletics team, which is losing a medal contender. He decided to stay in Poland during the Games.
The Polish athlete informed that he is keeping his fingers crossed for everyone who will participate in the Olympic Games, and that he is starting preparations for the second part of the season.
Adam Cziczot is one of the most successful Polish athletes who have had the chance to achieve success at the Olympic Games in Tokyo. In his career, he won, among other things, the European Indoor Championships, she is also the record holder in Poland in the 600m.
At the Olympics, Kszczot was scheduled to start in the 800-meter race. In his career, he already appeared at the Olympic Games in 2012 in London and in 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, but then was not able to advance to the finals of the race.
Date created: June 28, 2021, 09:15