The eleven-fold champion of Poland in 10 km racing lived in Sulęcin
Stanisław Ożóg was born on 11 April 1930 in Daszawa (the former USSR). After the war he lived in Łowyń near Międzyrzecz. He attended a school in Sulęcin. He was an athlete, a long-distance runner, the eleven-fold champion of Poland in 10 km racing as well as 8 and 12 km cross country racing (in the years 1954-1962). He participated in the Olympic Games in Rome in 1960.
After he had finished his sports career in 1971, he moved from Kraków to Sulęcin. He died on 25 November 1998; he was buried in Sulęcin. Since 1999 the Stanisław Ożóg Memorial has been organized in Sulęcin.