1961 World Fencing Championships

The 1961 World Fencing Championships were held in Turin, Italy.[1]

1961 World Championships in Fencing
Host cityItaly Turin, Italy

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union (URS)4228
2  Poland (POL)2125
3  France (FRA)1102
4  West Germany (FRG)1001
5  Hungary (HUN)0325
6  Sweden (SWE)0112
7  Romania (ROU)0011
Totals (7 nations)88824


Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Ryszard Parulski   Jenő Kamuti   Mark Midler
Team Foil   Soviet Union   Hungary   Poland
Individual Sabre   Yakov Rylsky   Emil Ochyra   Wojciech Zabłocki
Team Sabre   Poland   Soviet Union   Hungary
Individual Épée   Jack Guittet   Hans Lagerwall   Tamás Gábor
Team Épée   Soviet Union   France   Sweden

Women's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Heidi Schmid   Alexandra Zabelina   Valentina Rastvorova
Team Foil   Soviet Union   Hungary   Romania

ReferencesEdit

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