Danuta Dmowska-Andrzejuk

Danuta Dmowska-Andrzejuk
minister of sport

Born on 1 March 1982 in Warsaw. The most titled Polish fencer, six-time Polish Champion, individual World Champion from 2005. She has also achieved team successes - the silver medal of the World Championships (2009), the European Championship (2010) and two vice-championships of the continent (2005, 2009). In 2005, she was awarded the 5th place in "Przegląd Sportowy" contest for the best sportsperson. In 2011, she was honoured with the Golden Cross of Merit. She is a professional soldier.

She graduated from the Józef Piłsudski University of Physical Education in Warsaw and interior design at the University of Ecology and Management in Warsaw.

Over the last few years, a vice-president of the Polish Association of Women and Sport, founded in 1994 by Irena Szewińska and Maria Kwaśniewska-Maleszewska, which promotes sport among girls and women. For years, she has been actively working for popularisation of sport for the disabled and integration in sport, getting involved in numerous social campaigns.