1970 World Fencing Championships

The 1970 World Fencing Championships were held in Ankara, Turkey.[1]

1970 World Championships in Fencing
Host cityTurkey Ankara, Turkey

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union (URS)54110
2  Hungary (HUN)2215
3  West Germany (FRG)1001
4  Poland (POL)0123
  Romania (ROU)0123
6  France (FRA)0011
   Switzerland (SUI)0011
Totals (7 nations)88824


Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Friedrich Wessel   Leonid Romanov   Marek Dąbrowski
Team Foil   Soviet Union   Hungary   Romania
Individual Sabre   Tibor Pézsa   Mark Rakita   Vladimir Nazlymov
Team Sabre   Soviet Union   Hungary   Poland
Individual Épée   Aleksey Nikanchikov   Sergey Paramonov   Csaba Fenyvesi
Team Épée   Hungary   Poland   Switzerland

Women's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Galina Gorokhova   Elena Belova   Olga Szabó-Orbán
Team Foil   Soviet Union   Romania   France

ReferencesEdit

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