1963 World Fencing Championships

The 1963 World Fencing Championships were held in Gdańsk, Poland.[1]

1963 World Championships in Fencing
Host cityPoland Gdańsk, Poland

Medal tableEdit

  *   Host nation (Poland)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union (URS)3115
2  Poland (POL)*2316
3  Hungary (HUN)1236
4  France (FRA)1214
5  Austria (AUT)1001
6  Italy (ITA)0022
Totals (6 entries)88824


Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Jean-Claude Magnan   Ryszard Parulski   Egon Franke
Team Foil   Soviet Union   Poland   France
Individual Sabre   Yakov Rylsky   Jerzy Pawłowski   Wladimiro Calarese
Team Sabre   Poland   Soviet Union   Hungary
Individual Épée   Roland Losert   Yves Dreyfus   Guram Kostava
Team Épée   Poland   France   Hungary

Women's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Ildikó Újlaky-Rejtő   Lídia Sákovicsné Dömölky   Katalin Juhász
Team Foil   Soviet Union   Hungary   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.