Imre Gedővári

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Imre Gedővári
Personal information
NationalityHungarian
Born(1951-07-01)1 July 1951
Budapest, Hungarian People's Republic
Died22 May 2014(2014-05-22) (aged 62)
Height1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight87 kg (192 lb)
Sport
CountryHungary
SportFencing
Event(s)Sabre
Club
  • Újpesti Dózsa (1964–1986)
  • Vasas SC (1986–1988)
Coached byCsaba Zarándi
Medal record
Representing  Hungary
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1980 Moscow Individual sabre
Bronze medal – third place 1980 Moscow Team sabre
Gold medal – first place 1988 Seoul Team sabre
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 1975 Budapest Team sabre
Silver medal – second place 1977 Buenos Aires Team sabre
Gold medal – first place 1978 Hamburg Team sabre
Gold medal – first place 1981 Clermont-Ferrand Team sabre
Silver medal – second place 1981 Clermont-Ferrand Individual sabre
Gold medal – first place 1982 Rome Team sabre
Bronze medal – third place 1982 Rome Individual sabre
Bronze medal – third place 1983 Vienna Team sabre
Bronze medal – third place 1985 Barcelona Team sabre
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 1981 Foggi Individual sabre

Imre Gedővári (1 July 1951 – 22 May 2014) was a Hungarian fencer.[1] He won three Olympic medals in the sabre competitions.[2][3]

Gedővári died on 22 May 2014, following a long illness. He was 62.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Imre Gedővári". sport-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 March 2011. Retrieved 27 February 2010.
  2. "Fencing at the 1980 Moskva Summer Games". sport-reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 27 February 2010.
  3. "Fencing at the 1988 Seoul Summer Games". sport-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 27 February 2010.
  4. Elhunyt Gedővári Imre (in Hungarian)

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