1953 World Fencing Championships

The 1953 World Fencing Championships were held in Brussels, Belgium.[1]

1953 World Championships in Fencing
Host cityBelgium Brussels, Belgium

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Hungary (HUN)4228
2  Italy (ITA)2338
3  France (FRA)2305
4  Poland (POL)0011
   Switzerland (SUI)0011
  West Germany (FRG)0011
Totals (6 nations)88824


Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Christian d'Oriola   Edoardo Mangiarotti   Manlio Di Rosa
Team Foil   France   Italy   Hungary
Individual Sabre   Pál Kovács   Aladár Gerevich   Rudolf Kárpáti
Team Sabre   Hungary   Italy   Poland
Individual Épée   József Sákovics   Barnabás Berzsenyi   Renzo Marini
Team Épée   Italy   France   Switzerland

Women's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Irene Camber   Renée Garilhe   Ilse Keydel
Team Foil   Hungary   France   Italy

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The Guinness Encyclopaedia of Sports Records & Results (1987). Fencing World Championships, pages 165-167. Guinness Superlatives Ltd. ISBN 0-85112-492-5.